Shahidul Alam

Born in Bangladesh in 1955, Shahidul Alam is a world renowned photographer, writer, curator and activist. A former president of the Bangladesh Photographic Society, Alam set up the award-winning Drik agency, the Bangladesh Photographic Institute and Pathshala, the South Asian Institute of Photography, which is considered one of the finest schools of photography in the world. We find out more about this innovative photographer.