A H M Quamrul Abedin
Dhaka 1000-1200, Bangladesh
Quamrul Abedin (b. 1987, Bangladesh) is a photographer and cinematographer based in Dhaka, Bangladesh. He is associated with local commercial photography scene and is passionate about documentary photography and film-making. He enrolled into B.A. in photography at Pathshala- South Asian Media Academy, Bangladesh on 2010 and finally switched to full-time professional photography since then.
He was being selected for the prestigious Angkor Photography Workshop 2013 in SiemReap, Cambodia. He attended several local and international workshops such as (a) International Reportage workshop by Philip Blenkinsop & Max Pam at Cairo, Egypt in collaboration with Pathshala- Bangladesh, Oslo University College- Norway & Contemporary Image Collective, Egypt in 2013 and (b) Workshop on visual story telling by Morten Krogvold in collaboration with Pathshala, Bangladesh & Bjerkely Folkehøyskole, Norway 2011.
His photos have been published in national daily newspapers, such as- The Daily Prothom Alo, The Daily Star, Dhaka Tribune, Bangladesh Business etc. His portrait photos for “Anannya Shirsho Dosh” book is under process for publication.
As a commercial photographer he worked for several fashion brands, corporate entities and covered numerous events and occasions.
Quamrul Abedin is currently teaching as a faculty member at Pathshala, working as a director/visualizer in Chocolight Communications- a communications agency and working on his ongoing documentary projects.
2015 - Lensculture Visual Storytelling Award 2015
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