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Introduction and links to teh photos of African girls and models on this website

On this website a desire to take photos has merged with love for Africa and an occasional wish to portray black African beauty. Below you will find an index of some fashion and model photos. Please note that the word "black" is in no way meant as an insult -and it isn't only meant to describe a colour of skin (which is obviously brown!). In 'black girls' and African women I see hard work, motherhood, pride, grace, power and strength combined with charm, wit, intelligence and charisma. This is what I hope to communicate through some of these images. Some of the pics are model photos while others are from fashion events, mainly in Copenhagen, Denmark.

A few words on "white and black"

One of the aims of this website is to contribute in making African/black people more visible in Europe and in Western culture in general. Many Africans are now living in my country (Denmark) and in the rest of Europe, but their faces are still a relative rare sight in advertising, on magazine covers and other media. Many black people have told me that they are still met with a disapproving stare by white people in the streets of Europe. Globalisation is a fact and people are crossing borders. Let's get to know each other!

Important notice regarding the models on this site:
Please note that Crawfurd.dk is NOT a dating site. There seem to be a prejudice among some people that a black girl is "available" when she is posing for pictures. This is a serious misunderstanding! Most of the models featured here are married and they did not have their pictures taken because they are looking for a boyfriend. Respect the models privacy and integrity. Do not write to ask for their contacts. Do not copy the images, post them to other sites or try to use them for scams on net. The aim of the photos on this site is to promote a general concept of African/black beauty -not to disgrace or disrespect people of any race or gender.


Index of photo pages


Photos Miss Africa Denmark 2007
Photos Miss Africa Denmark 2006

African fashion and hair design

Photo Newafrica fashion show
Photo South African fashion show
Photos Communicating through African fashion
Photos Black Hair Show in Copenhagen 2002 with Danish African models.

Performance, songs and dance

Photos Umoja – Spirit of Togetherness. Images from the show with dancers and singers from South Africa

Model galleries and African profiles

Photo Maryann
Photos Zozo
Photos Brenda
Photos Carolyne
Photo Dolly
Photo Victoria (Kente fashion)
Photo June
Photo Emilie
Photo Emily
Photo More portrats of black models/african girls

African hair style photos:
Photos Model: Susan
Photos Model: Zina
Photos Model: Vivian
Photos African hair show / course

Misc / Other photos

Photos Copenhagen Carnival 2007
Photos Copenhagen Carnival 2004
Photos Copenhagen Carnival 2003
Photos Copenhagen Carnival 2002


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Get in touch if you are searching for models or photos for fashion photos (traditional or modern style), articles, features, magazines, posters or advertising. New shootings on demand are also possible (NO pornography!). For us to work together, it is understood that you do not disagree with the visions of promoting Africa and African culture in a constructive and POSITIVE light.

 

 

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