b. 1999, Nigerian. Taiwo Aina is a visual storyteller and filmmaker who specializes in documentary stories and creative portraiture based in Abuja, Nigeria.

Taiwo graduated from University of Ilorin, Nigeria with a degree in Agricultural economics. She started photographing since her high school days where she learnt photography as an entrepreneurship subject. Her passion for photography increased as she developed her interest through the years. 

Taiwo currently creates works around daily life experiences, religion, agriculture, entrepreneurship. Taiwo is interested in capturing beautiful moments. She loves to travel and discover new cultures while interacting with people, and broadening her knowledge.

Taiwo’s work on ‘Shaping the Nigerian Narrative’ has been exhibited in Business of Photography Conference, Lagos, Nigeria in June 2019. Her work has been featured on Getty reportage social platform, Tell That story website, among others. Taiwo attended a workshop organized by an international magazine, No Wahala Magazine in July 2020. She is a professional member of the African Photojournalism Database (APJD), a joint project by World Press Photo and Everyday Africa. Also, Taiwo made it to Diversify Photo's "Up Next Photographers" selected from over 1000 applicants globally in 2020.

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