Ferdous Firoz Amin

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Photograph: Tansy Hoskins<p>Protected but still under threat: Baro Bari building in Old Dhaka.<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/3/9/1425930618328/4b8f556c-c990-4443-a046-f932ae32b110-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Tansy Hoskins<p>Protected but still under threat: …

Urbanization

Bhola: Ground Zero of Climate Change

Project info<p>Bangladesh is a small but overpopulated South Asian country with a funnel shaped coastal area on the south. This exceptional geographical location makes the country most unprotected to the impact of climate change, specially Bhola district. Each year this coastal area hits by natural …

A gathering of millions

Project info<p>It is the 3rd largest Muslim congregation in the world,<br>held in the bank of river Turag, near Dhaka city.<br>Despite the large number of devotees living within a confined space, generally there is very few problems of sanitation, cooking, and internal movements. It is believed to be possible …

Older Boxer Knocks Out Young Guy In Sparring Session Caught On Video

Well this fight didn't go as expected.<p>A clip going viral on YouTube shows a young and tough-looking boxer squaring off against an older guy in a sweater -- and as it turns out, the senior citizen has some serious power in his punch.<p>One commenter speculates that the older gent is Ernesto Bergamasco, …

Satyajit Ray talking about Henri Cartier-Bresson’s influence on him in his first film Pather Panchali

Legendary director and the pioneer of Indian cinema Satyajit Ray speaks about Master photographer Henri Cartier Bresson, how he influenced on him in …

Google ‘Hired’ a Camel to Take Its Street View Trekker Camera Through the Liwa Desert

In Google’s ongoing effort to ‘Street View’ some of the most incredible places on Earth, the company has pushed the limits of the 360-degree genre …

The hidden people

Project info<p>Street photography represents in many ways the essence of photography. You have, at best, a few seconds to frame and capture the flicking moment - while life goes on. Saudi Arabia is not open to tourists, and its streets and people are largely closed to photography and hence to the view …

Photographer Captures 24 Sunsets in 8 Hours, Chases the Sun Around the Globe for Citizen

Photographer Simon Roberts and ex-NATO pilot Jonathan Nicol were recently given an incredible task to perform: they were asked to steal a night back …

The Entrancing Cinemagraph Creations of Julien Douvier

The cinemagraph genre is one of the most exciting to follow because, unlike almost every other type of “photography” (in quotes since you they aren’t …

Judging America: A Series of Jarring Portrait GIFs that Alternate Between Judgement and Reality

They say not judge a book by its cover, for photographer Joel Parés‘ series “Judging America,” that’s exactly what he wants you to do… at first. …

Powerful Portraits Capture ‘The Last Generation’ of The African Custom of Scarification

Abidjan-based photographer Joana Choumali recently captured and put together an incredibly powerful portrait series titled <i>Hââbré, The Last …

Photographer Appalled by Senator’s Misuse of Afghan Policewoman Photo for ‘Ban the Burka’ Campaign

Having one of your photos used by an Australian senator without permission would probably upset you as is, but what if that photo was used in a way …

Thought-Provoking Photos Reveal the Complexities of Life As a Chinese Muslim Woman

For <i>Musilin: Call Her Fatimah</i>, photographer Giulia Marchi traces the experience of modern Chinese Muslim women through 22-year-old Ding Lan, one of …

Palestinian Photographers Turn Their Lenses on Israel’s Separation Wall

Last November, the United Nations decreed 2014 to be the Year of Solidarity with the Palestinian People, meant to bring peace and greater …

Beauty and Symmetry Collide in Stunning Photographs of Mosque Architecture

Mohammad Reza Domiri Ganji is a 23-year-old physics student at Mazandaran University, and yet, you’ve probably seen his photography floating around …