Zulu dancing at Shakaland, Eshowe, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa - Travel photography by © Lola Akinmade Åkerström Zulu dancing at Shakaland, Eshowe, KwaZulu-Natalk, South Africa - Travel photography by © Lola Akinmade Åkerström Zulu dancing at Shakaland, Eshowe, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa - Travel photography by © Lola Akinmade Åkerström Zulu dancing at Shakaland, Eshowe, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa - Travel photography by © Lola Akinmade Åkerström Zulu dancing at Shakaland, Eshowe, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa - Travel photography by © Lola Akinmade Åkerström Zulu dancing at Shakaland, Eshowe, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa - Travel photography by © Lola Akinmade Åkerström Zulu dancing at Shakaland, Eshowe, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa - Travel photography by © Lola Akinmade Åkerström Zulu dancing at Shakaland, Eshowe, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa - Travel photography by © Lola Akinmade Åkerström Zulu dancing at Shakaland, Eshowe, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa - Travel photography by © Lola Akinmade Åkerström

Yes, I attempted high kicks alongside the Zulu dancers. No, I didn’t attempt them successfully. And yes, it was all caught on tape and might be in the final video.

I was in South Africa filming “Through the Lens” in partnership with South African Tourism and National Geographic Channel. Read more about this exciting project.