by MarkLives (@marklives) Our choice of the best South African and international magazine covers this week:

  • ESPN (Body Issue)
  • MyKitchen
  • New Scientist
  • Outside (Staying Alive Issue)
  • The Plug
  • The Week

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ESPN Body Issue, July 2017

An interesting and diverse cast of naked athletes. What snow where?

MyKitchen, August 2017

MyKitchen, August 2017

We got a sneak peek at the August issue of MyKitchen. Snow on the mountains, soup in the belly. Bliss.


New Scientist, 15 July 2017

New Scientist, 15 July 2017

Our inner geek freaked out by the question posed on the cover.

Outside (Staying Alive Issue), WoAugust 2017

Outside, Staying Alive Issue, August 2017 - Cory Richards

A fantastic, moody, cover shot of Alpinist and photographer, Cory Richards, as he talks about surviving panic attacks, PTSD, alcohol abuse and turning his life around. Unexpected and powerful.

The Plug, July 2017

The Plug, July 2017 - Cassper Nyovest

This July, rapper Cassper Nyovest rocks the cover of this South African culture magazine.


The Week, July 21, 2017

The Week, July 21, 2017 - Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin

The Putin/Trump bromance explained. Feels like true love.


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