Monday, Nov 24th 2014

5 Minute Interview - I capture memorable moments of a bride, groom

Tuesday, January 21, 2014 - 00:00 -- BY WILLIAM MWANGI
Gathoni Mwathi
Gathoni Mwathi

I’m good at........photography, mathematics and giving or following directions.

I’m very bad at........time-keeping.

The last book I enjoyed reading is..........Secrets of Fascinating Womanhood by Nancy Campbell.

The most surprising thing that happened to me was.........my engagement.

A common misconception of me..........I'm a serious person, I think I'm focused when the need to be arises.

One of my worst childhood fears was.........failure; it still does.

My ideal night out.........bush dinner at Mara with my loved ones.

In another life I’d have been......... a pediatrician.I love kids.

If I was a politician I would...........never considered being one.

The best age to be...........16.

The best part of my job is..........capturing memorable moments of a bride and groom.

My greatest regret.........not having done my dream course.

Historical figure I most identify with...............Florence Nightingale.

Living person I most admire...................former US First Lady Hillary Clinton.

My greatest achievement is...........when I was nominated for the first Kenyan photography awards.

My favourite writer is............... Robert Kiyosaki.

My lowest point of misery...................when I lost someone I loved very much and who was close to me.

My greatest possession is.......my family and brain.

If I was to die in five minutes my last words would be............I have served God's purpose in my own generation.

 

Gathoni Mwathi is a wedding photographer and co-owner of Weddings by Ben Mwathi.