U Fhululedza Vhutshilo ha Vho–Dokotela Peter Magubane nga David Meyer-Gollan

© David Meyer-Gollan

Zwinepe zwi amba Zwinzhi

U bva kha township Vho-Peter Magubane vho fhedza vhunzhi ha vhutshilo havho vha tshi khou dzhia zwinepe zwa muvhuso wa tshiṱalula na maṅwe a mafhungo. Nga ṅwambo wa mushumo wavho zwo ḓo ita uri vha ḓivhane na Vho-Nelson Mandela vha tshi kha ḓi tou vha muthu wa u funa zwa poḽotiki ṋamusi vho no tou vha ḽizhakanḓila ḽa zwa u lwela mbofholowo. Miṅwaha i tshi khou ḓi ya ha swika he havha na vhukonani havhuḓi vhukati ha vho muṅwe atshi amba nga mulomo muṅwe atshi shumisa camera.

Nga murahu ha musi Vho-Mandela vha tshi bva dzhele nga ṅwaha wa 1990, vho mbo ḓi tiwa uri hu vhe vhone vhane vha ḓo dzhia zwinepe zwa Vho-Mandela lwa miṅwaha miṋa. Ubva hafho vha vho tou dzhia zwinepe zwi sina vhukono, nga u angaredza Vho-Magubane vhana maanḓa a u kona u dzhena kha muṱa wa ha Mandela.

Vhumatshelo ho Khetheaho

Vho-Dokotela Peter Magubane ndi mufodi ane avha na bvumo kha ḽa Afrika Tshipembe, vhukoni havho ho thoma u vhonala musi vha tshi tholiwa kha Drum Magazine, zwe zwa do vha dzhenisa vhudzikini ha u lwa na muvhuso wa tshiṱalula nga 1954. Vho ri ubva kha Drum vha ṱuwa vha ya u gudela kha ḽa Europe ubva hafho vhaya United States.

Musi vha tshi vhuya hayani nga ṅwaha wa 1966 u swika nga 1971 vha fhedza maḓuvha ano lingana 586 vha dzhele vho vha vha tshi khou shumela Rand Daily Mail newspaper. Ubva nga ṅwedzi wa Fulwi. U bva nga nwaha wa 1980 Vho-peter vho shuma kha time Magazine. Nga ṅwaha wa 1990 vha tiwa uvha vhone mufodi wa tsini wa Vho-Nelson Mandela.

Vho-Peter vho no pfufhiwa zwithu zwinzhi nga mulandu wa mushumo wavho wa u foda kha zwezwo huna: ya Mother Jones-Leica - Lifetime Achievement Award, Martin Luther King - Luthuli Award; a fellowship ubva kha vha Hopkinson School of Journalism vha pfuvhiwa na nga honourary Doctorates kha dzi universities dzo fhambananaho dza Afrika Tshipembe. U tshi nga engedza vho vha vhone muthu wa u thoma u pfufhiwa kha vhathu vha u foda nga 1958 kha best press pictures of the year contest (tshinepe tsha khwinesa tsha ṅwaha).

Ṋamusi Vho-Peter vha vha vha tshi vhea maanḓa avho kha mvelo yavho na kuitele kwa hone kha ḽa Afrika Tshipembe.

Translated by Khalirendwe Nekhavhambe