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Sohrab Hura: An Honest Encounter

“So, tell me… how does a Masters in Economics gel with highly acclaimed photography?” Sohrab Hura, now in his late twenties grinned and replied, “I did it for fun. I also wanted a PhD in Economics, but ended up not going for … Continue reading

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Teacher’s Pride

The exhibition of the Morton Krogvold ‘s students work opened at the Asiatic Gallery of Fine Arts in Dhaka on the 25 January, 2011 – 5th day of the Chobi Mela VI – International Festival of Photography. The work is a … Continue reading

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More Workshop Photos and a Tangible Results Story

Dick Doughty, Managing Editor Saudi Aramco World started his workshop “Portraits of Committments” today at Pathshala South Asia Media Academy.   There is always a story within a story. Today’s story comes from photographer and my colleague at Drik,  Saikat Mojumder. … Continue reading

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Peter Bialobrzeski’s Workshop starts at Goethe

Peter Bialobrzeski’s Chobi Mela VI Workshop “Contemporary Documentary Practice” started  today at the  Goethe Institute Bangladesh. This workshop aims to look at the possibilities of creating “A sense of Place” within the context of the international Photo Documentary Scene. The … Continue reading

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Chobi Mela VI – Workshop Registration

Workshop doors are now closed for applicants. .Workshop Coordinator:  snigdhaphoto@yahoo.co.in  16-20 January, 2011  Untitled/Conducted by: Sohrab Hura This is a “Carte Blanche” workshop, where everyone is free do whatever he or she wants. i.e. You could work on a new … Continue reading

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