Lindokuhle Sobekwa was first introduced to photography in 2012 while attending Buhlebuzile high school in Thokoza township. Through mentorship from the likes of Bieke Depoorter, Thabiso Sekgala, Tjorven Bruyneel, and Kutlwano Moagi, Sobekwa found himself working as a part-time photographer at Live Magazine in 2013 . He has since gone on to exhibit work locally, as well as in Iran, Norway, and Paris. Sobekwa has also worked collaboratively with French photographer Cyprien Clément-Delmas and is a full member of Magnum Photos. He actively works on a variety of photographic assignments in Kenya and South Africa, and also gives lectures about his practice to both South African and European audiences. Sobekwa currently lives and works in Thokoza.