Shaik Rashadul Bari Iqbal
Sheikh Rashid Ul Bari Iqbal
Last active: 11/04/2013
Rashid is a striking example of valiant career changeover from the pharmacy track into a successful professional photography career in Bangladesh. His example can be demonstrated to young people who have serious interest in professional photography but cannot dare to think of switching their career path.
Rashid’s area of specialization are – wedding, fashion, Glamour, Product, Event, Photo Documentation Assignments. He also conducts various courses in photography and wants to share his knowledge and technique with younger professionals and students.
He has been recognized to be one of the top 7 wedding photographers in Bangladesh by Daily Ittefaq:
Some of the recent milestones in his photographic career are the followings:
Spanish Fashion brand MANGO [billboard shoot].
Photo Director for the US based Online Fashion Magazine “haulehaule.com”
The official photographer of “new year eve celebration 2010– WESTIN”.
The Official photographer for Ministry of Women’s & Children’s Affairs on Begum Rokeya Podok 2011 distribution program.
Worked as Director Operations & Chief Photographer at “archive 5 studio “.
Product Photography for renowned corporate brands like: Anwar Group, Hua Thai group etc.
Rashid’s International exposures are the followings:
Official Photographer of “destination Thailand fair at Bangladesh 2010” organized by Royal Thai Embassy, Dhaka.
Official photographer of the 3 days photo documentation event of “We Can movement “by OXFAM.
Worked for WFP (World Food Program) as Official Photographer.
Exhibitions, Workshops and Certifications:
Photography Exhibition “100 photos 100 photographers” arranged by Photography Bangladesh & Grameen Phone at Shilpokola Academy, Dhaka at 2009.
Photography Exhibition “Robi Aloy Ranga Bangladesh” arranged by Photography Bangladesh & ROBI at Shilpokola Academy,Dhaka at 2010.Achived an honarray mention in Still life category.
Photography Exhibition arranged by Bangladesh NAVY Ashar Alo School & Rehabiltation Center at Chittagong Boat Club, Chittagong at 2012.
Photography Exhibition “Banglar Mukh Ami Dekhiachi” arranged by Bangladesh Foundation for Tourism Development at Shilpokola Academy,Dhaka at 2012.
Workshop on ADVANCED PHOTOGRAPHY arranged by photographybd.com
Two days long workshop on PHOTOGRAPHY & RETOUCHING arranged by Shudhui Bangla Photography Society
Workshop on LIGHTING FOR PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY jointly organized by Bangladesh Photographic Society and Bangladesh Shilpokola Academy.
Obtained UN-DSS Basic and Advanced Field Security Certificate [Equivalent Field Security Certification for all the International UN Staffs]
He is apt in all sorts of software used in photo processing and post processing and teaches Ms Visio, Ms PowerPoint, Adobe Photoshop, Lightroom Illustrator.
Besides his passion for photography he has additional interest in traveling, net surfing, music and movies. Rashidul is an excellent cook.