Born in Nairobi, Kenya, George Kanyingi, Cinematographer
Extraordinaire, discovered photography early in life(..Daddy's camera
which no one is supposed to touch but on seeing what he[Kanyingi]
could do, well let's say it became his). He soon developed a passion
for images that were able to capture people’s stories. Kanyingi
embodies the meaning professionalism in all his interactions as well
as with his creative and technical mastery of his craft. He creates
compositions that convey the subtext of each moment and draw the
audience into the story.
While in college, Kanyingi became interested in the field of still
photography, he gained ore knowledge at The National Broadcaster K.B.C
Kenya Broadcasting Co-operation, where he was an intern in the
television production department.
Soon after he sat down with Michael Katetei & Steven Kitoto, his
friends from church, and came up with a business idea of doing online
radio shows and web & Graphic design plus photography &
To cut the long story short Jemedari Media was born and that's where
he has been working as the Chief Cinematographer and Director of
Photography and has been involved in documentary, wedding,
Co-corporate photography and cinematography.