My ultimate Instagram feed planner

Having a theme for your Instagram account is something that comes naturally for some people. Whether it’s the subjects they choose to photograph (travel, streets or flatlays) or just a consistent editing style that makes their account stand out. For me, it’s quite an intentional process as my feed is generally a visual story of…

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That East London neighbourhood

Lezbehonest. There’s not much to love about living in South East London. The transport links are shit, you’re quite far away from everything, the transport links are shit and so on and so forth. But hey, every once in a while I come across beautiful little gems that make me proud to be so close…

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What Instagram means to me

Hi, I’m @missleilah, and I used to be part of the Instgramers Cape Town community but I’ve since moved to London and am now a London iger. A big moment for me this year was when I got to meet two really amazing girls – @missunderground and @movethemoon (two igers whose work I’ve always admired)…

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Exploring Banksy

When was the last time you did something for the first time? This was my first time at Banksy (Leake Street Graffiti Tunnel). I’ve always wanted to live in England. When all my friends were applying at University of Cape Town, I applied at Oxford. I am a big dreamer. I might not have gone…

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Let’s dream of Notting Hill

Few people know this about me, but I have always had a secret love affair with England. If there was a choice in taste, mine would always somehow gravitate towards England. However, I decided to move here on a whim. It was not something M and I had talked about (seriously) for years. And I…

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The Unwritten Laws of Instagram

Two years ago I got inducted to the igerscapetown community; the official community of Instagramers in Cape Town. Think of an elite bloggers network, but for mobile photographers on Instagram. That’s what the iger community is all about. Photography has been part of my life by default. My grandfather was a massive wildlife photographer, so he…

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