MIR MAHBOOB RISHAD ASHRAF
∎ I have been working in the photographic field since 1990 as a professional freelance photographer and prepared many projects of documentary, industrial and advertising photography for different organizations. My photographs exhibited in many countries all over the world in different exhibitions and Photos published in different calendars, view cards, local and international Publications.
Passed Master of Commerce (with Hon’s) in Marketing from The University of Dhaka in 1991.
∎ At present working as ‘Chief Videographer’ at INDEPENDENT TELEVISION.
∎ Worked as ‘Special Videographer’ under broadcast dept,at JAMUNA TELEVISION.
∎ Worked as ‘Deputy Chief Cameraman’(studio camera in-charge) at CHANNEL-1.
∎ Worked as a Senior Cameraperson at NTV.
TRAINING AND PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES
∎ ‘Basic Photography Course’ from Begart Institute of Photography, Dhaka in1985.
∎ Participated in a Photography Workshop entitled The Series in Modern Photography organized by Goethe Institute, Bangladesh, under a German Photographer in 1997.
∎ In 1997 received Certificate of Honorary Diploma In Photography issued by’2nd Biennial International De Fotografia XXXVII Medalla Gaudi’,Spain.
∎ Elected as an Executive Member of Bangladesh Photographic Society in The year 1993-94.
∎ received Photography society of America’s PSA GOLD MEDAL .
∎ received United Photographers International’s UPI GOLD MEDAL .
∎ received FIAP SILVER MEDAL and FIAP RIBBON from federation of international art photography.
∎ Received an award in 2nd CPS International Photo Contest Bangladesh in 2003.
∎ Received FIAP Ribbon & BPS Bronze in monochrome section in ‘1st BPS International Photography Competition’, Bangladesh, in 1994.
∎ Received FIAP Ribbon & BPS Bronze in color section in ‘1st BPS International Photography Competition’, Bangladesh, in 1994.
∎ Winner of 20(Twenty) Photography Award in National level Competitions and also received various awards in Club level competitions.