Jashim Salam

United Kingdom


Jashim Salam is an internationally renowned freelance photo-journalist, documentary photographer, photo editor and curator. He studied photography at The South Asian institute of Photography and Media Academy and received his post graduate diploma in Visual Journalism.  Represented by ZUMA press, USA, the artist worked for New Age (an English daily of Bangladesh), DrikNews, Demotix, Drik Picture Agency, Majority World, Nur Photo Agency, and Corbis Images.  His work has been covering a wide range of photographic assignments for national and international press, magazine, news agency, NGO, corporates and for many development and charity organizations. He has been giving lectures in photography and organizing workshops and seminars to inspire young photographers and to lead many photographers in Bangladesh. Jashim Salam is the cofounder of ABSURD photo agency in Dhaka, Bangladesh and also founder of Chittagong Institute of Photography (CIP) in Chittagong, Bangladesh.

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