Yousuf Tushar

Yousuf Tushar ( ABPS)

Freelance Documentary Photographer

Professional career:

Since 2005 he has been working as a Professional Photographer. After completed his graduation he has taken photography as my Profession. His main interest in photography is Life Style, people at work, human rights issue and Landscape.

He is regularly supplying imagery and giving service to a wide range of clients. His images have been published regularly in national & International newspapers and magazines as well as in books, greeting cards, and calendars including the Atlantic, The Washington Post, USA Today, Daily Mail UK, Sun online, Rxpress Uk, Telegraph, News China, NPR, Huffington Post, The Guardian, L’actualite, Forbes Asia & Russia and many newspapers and magazine.

Over this time he has worked for many large and prestigious organizations, supplying imagery and undertaking commissions from companies including BBC, National Geographic, WorldFish, IREX, Helvetas, SMC, Telenor, Forbes magazine, Renowned international photo agencies, Grameen phone, Robi, Ministry of foreign affairs of Bangladesh, ministry of environment of Bangladesh, NGOs, Banks and others organizations.

Photographic background:

  1. Diploma in photography from Beg Art Institute of Photography.
  2. Diploma in Photojournalism from Bangladesh Photojournalist Association.
  3. Basic Course on Photography from Bangladesh Photographic Society.
  4. Photographic course on Photojournalism: Method and Techniques from
    National Institute of Mass Communication.
  5. Ten workshops on photographic different part.

Achievements:

His photographs exhibited at different international photo exhibition in Asia, Europe &USA.

He has owned more than fifty photographic awards from different Club, National & International Photo competition.

Some of his Important Awards:

  1. CGAP Micro Finance photography Contest award 2015 & 2012 organized World Bank USA.
  2. FIAP Silver Medal, 2nd Prize (Travel category) from Emirates Photography Competition 2013.
  3. First Prize from United Nations IYC 2012 Singapore Program Photo Contest
  4. Four times Gold Medal winner from International Photographic Salon of
    Japan the Asahi Shimbun Photo Competition JAPAN 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014
  5. Four times including 1st Prizewinner from Celebrating Life Photographic
    Award-2008, 2010, 2011 organized by the Daily Star, Bangladesh.
  6. Documentary Photo Award Winner of 6th & 7th Humanity Photo Award
    Organized by UNESCO & HPA, China. 2009 & 2011.
  7. Won 1st Prize and Special Prize from Photography Contest National Tree Plantation Campaign and Tree Fair – 2015, organized by Bangladesh Forest Department, Supported by: USAID
  8. Honorable Mention Award from 6th Emirate Photo Competition 2011
  9. Merit Prize from Yonhap International Press Photo Awards 2011, Korea
  10. People & Planet photo award 2011 & 2014 Australia.

He has attended Federation of International Art Photography (FIAP) Congress 2010 in Vietnam, 2014 in Turkey and 2016 South Korea as a delegate from Bangladesh.

He is the Secretary General of Bangladesh Photographic Society BPS.

Life member of International Freelance Photographic Organization (IFPO) USA.

Member:

Photographic society of America PSA

Dhaka Union of Journalist (DUJ).

For more details Please visit my website http://tusharphoto.com/