Cynthia R Matonhodze is a Zimbabwean documentary photographer, photojournalist and videographer currently based in Harare. Matonhodze successfully completed the Photojournalism and Documentary Photography program at the Market Photo Workshop in Johannesburg, South Africa in 2012.

In 2013, Cynthia was shortlisted for the ZimRights Human Rights Journalist of the Year Award for her portrait documentary story on a local power utility’s negligence that has cost people their lives and have left others permanently disabled. 

In 2016, she participated in the first World Press Photo Foundation East Africa Masterclass.

Cynthia is a founding member of the Zimbabwe Association of Female Photographers as well as a member of Women Photograph.

Her work focuses on human rights and social issues mostly in her native country Zimbabwe.

She is a contributor at @everydayzimbabwe

email: cynthiamatonhodze@gmail.com                             mobile zw: +263772 270 743