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My Visit to Ngamba Island, a Sanctuary for Rescued Chimpanzees in Uganda

My Visit to Ngamba Island, a Sanctuary for Rescued Chimpanzees  in Uganda

By Solomon W. Jagwe ~ www.sowl.com ~ On my recent trip to Uganda, I was blessed and fortunate to receive an invitation by Lilly Ajarova, the Executive Director of the Chimpanzee Sanctuary and Wildlife Conservation Trust, to take a trip to the beautiful Ngamba Island [...]

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Dare to Dream Big! ~ Never Give Up

Dare to Dream Big! ~ Never Give Up

After the loss of my studio equipment to a robbery (4 computers and External Hard drives, all my DSLR Camera and Lens equipment, laptops), everything in me was screaming out, why did this have to happen?? I lost a lot of my Galiwango Film scenes [...]

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3D Character Modeling ~ Zbrush Concept

3D Character Modeling ~ Zbrush Concept

Here is a recent 3D character I have been working on during my down time. I absolutely love modeling in Zbrush. It’s the closest thing to what I used to do in Uganda when I created sculptures out of wood, clay and stone. There is [...]

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Photography, Fall is Upon Us ~ North Carolina

Photography, Fall is Upon Us ~ North Carolina

It’s so beautiful to behold beauty in what otherwise should be considered a dying period of sorts; when all the leaves start that gradual transition of falling off the trees to give way to the bitter cold of the winter season. But for now, I [...]

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“Misubbaawa” Music Video from Maurice Kirya

“Misubbaawa” Music Video from Maurice Kirya

Something cool is brewing. Watch this space 🙂  Raising the flag, a hat off to Maurice Kirya. A fellow Ugandan using music to put our motherland on the Map. When fate unites people, great things tend to happen 🙂

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WWF ~ Emmanuel De Merode: A Story of Conflict Renewal & Hope

WWF ~ Emmanuel De Merode: A Story of Conflict Renewal & Hope

Emmanuel De Merode, Director for Virunga National Park, gives an account of the struggle to save one of the world’s great national parks with its population of mountain gorillas, renders accessible to an audience one of the darkest conflicts in recent history, the bloody civil [...]

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Rangers ~ The Unsung Heroes Protecting Endangered Wildlife and their habitats

Rangers ~ The Unsung Heroes Protecting Endangered Wildlife and their habitats

Let’s not forget the work of the brave men who have dedicated their lives to protecting the endangered wildlife like Mountain gorillas and their habitats, from poachers, traps, rebel remnants and the illegal charcoal dealers. Training for the Challenges Ahead ~ Virunga Officers Prepared for [...]

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3D Commercial for Time Warner

3D Commercial for Time Warner

I created this TV commercial for Time Warner through Marketing Matters, an Advertising Agency based in Austin, Texas. I used 3D Studio Max, Motionbuilder and After Effects. Check out the complete marketing package here: http://www.twcbc.com/Texas/LeadGen/OAE/DigitalTransporter.html FIBER WORLD TVC ~ “The Digital World is full of [...]

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Scientist Richard Muller finds he now agrees global warming is real

Scientist Richard Muller finds he now agrees global warming is real

By SETH BORENSTEIN – AP Science Writer ~ WASHINGTON (AP) — A prominent physicist and skeptic of global warming spent two years trying to find out if mainstream climate scientists were wrong. In the end, he determined they were right: Temperatures really are rising rapidly. The study of the world’s [...]

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Iron Man 3 to be filmed in North Carolina

Iron Man 3 to be filmed in North Carolina

‘Iron Man 3’ heads to North Carolina ~ Yay to North Carolina and Wilmington!! hmm, Maybe I will get to work on this super cool movie!! We beat out LA, Michigan and New Mexico! The next installment in the Iron Man superhero film franchise will [...]

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Poll, Diaspora Fund for the Transportation of Deceased Relatives back to Uganda

Poll, Diaspora Fund for the Transportation of Deceased Relatives back to Uganda

Hi Fellow Ugandans, I am beginning to wonder if we here in the Ugandan Diaspora need a fund of some kind, that we donate to every month, like say $1 dollar or $5, which can then help transport anyone’s relative back home for burial in [...]