Shaun Swingler is a freelance multimedia journalist based in Cape Town, South Africa. He focuses on social issues in South Africa and abroad – particularly crime and conflict. His work has appeared in publications such as the Guardian, VICE, Al Jazeera, Buzzfeed, Roads & Kingdoms, Mail & Guardian, Discovery Channel, Daily Maverick, FHM, Rolling Stone SA, and many others.

Shaun has co-authored a book with eNCA reporter, Karyn Maughan, on Johan Kotze, the man dubbed the “Modimolle Monster”. The book, published by Jacana Media, is entitled Love is War: The Modimolle Monster.

Please have a look at my blog page for my latest work.

And my showreel for a brief overview of some of my video work: