HELLO WORLD!
Welcome to the section that would typically be a Blog, but in honesty, I'll be using it for excerpts from my assignments, personal and professional, from weddings, events and fashion - all a passion... For more regular updates, most welcome to visit (and like!) my Facebook page, thanks for your support Visit MyFacebook page
PASSION FOR FASHION
Kicked off 2014's Fashion assignments with the Haute Arabia event held at London's Bulgari Hotel. The evening featured a number of designers including Dian Pelangi from Indonesia, with her colourful collection like no other.View more on Facebook
CHARITY WINTER WALK
Captured the warm hearted people on a cold winter's day, the annual sponsored 'Winter Walk' hosted by Muslim Hands. Covered the London and Manchester walks in 2014, intention to do more in 2015. more!
ASIANA BRIDAL SHOW
2014 featured a number of Asian Bridal shows which started off with the leading Asiana show in London, featured a number of designers showcasing their up and coming season's bride and groomwear. Visit Albums section on Facebook page
NEW BORN, ANYA
Always an honour to capture weddings, but this was a special afternoon I won't forget, the capturing of the new born, 3 week year old Anya, and the proud parents Ruhal and Janna, first time a ventured into video clips for the montage, but pleased with the end result - hoping Anya will like it when she grows up!
STREET SPIRIT
Proud to have been a part of the team to host the first ever pop-up Islamic Art Exhibition on Oxford Street, London. I exhibited my 'Jerusalem' collection. The event was in association with Ibn Jabal and Ahlan Art. Read more!
POPPY HIJAB
BBC were amongst many media channels which I was delighted to see, covering the 'poppy' inspired hijab, which I shot in Central London - designed by student Tabinda-Kauser Ishaq. Read more
ASIAN BRIDE SHOW
Captured the colours and energy from the runway at the Asian Bride Show held at the ICC Birmingham, a range of designers showcased their collections. Selection of Albums on Facebook page
CHARITY CONCERT - LYRIC THEATRE
Spring 2014 saw the 'Save a life' tour hit 3 cities, was delighted to capture the concerts in Bradford, Birmingham and the finale at London's Lyric Theatre - featured the headline act Saif Adam. View more!
WEDDINg COLLECTIONS
2014 was a wonderful year of weddings, capturing the seasons in their glory, from Spring in Cheshire, Summer in Hampshire, through to Autumn London and Winter in Kent - NEW! Private collections on view upon consultation, get in touch to see the Creative, contemporary collections like never been published before. Contact me
ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE ... AT A WEDDING!
What a sport! The groom was challenged at the end of the evening to undertake the challenge ... and he duly obliged - with onlookers and assitance from the newly wedded wife!! View more!
living islam, lincolnshire
Living Islam, described as the Glastonbury for Muslims! A wonderful weekend of activities for all generations. I was proud to be the official photographer for the Festival. I event got a photo of me in action in the Guardian! View more!
Ramadan Tent Project, London
Proud to have volunteered as part of the Ramadan Tent Project in London. A wonderful month uniting diverse communities, and sharing food at sunset. Captured the spirit of the month through the lens, which the BBC used for their montage. Click here for BBC feature
'OUR VERSION OF EVENTS'
In Summer I covered a number of demonstrations through the lens, capturing the communities, all cultures and generations, uniting for the cause of peace and justice. Over the course of the events, I've put together a montage of the photos designed to capture the spirit and feeling of the moment.
diwali, london
Delighted to capture the Diwali Festival hosted by the Mayor of London Office at the landmark Trafalgar Square, the spirit of communities coming together, different generations, fusion of colour, performances and light, like no other!
SAMI YUSUF - LIVE
Sami Yusuf, described as the biggest name in the Muslim world of music, played a one off concert at London's Cardagon Hall. I was proud to be the official photographer for the show. View more!
2014 - THE YEAR OF THE SELFIE
Without a doubt the Selfie craze took off in 2014, from general public through to celebrities, politicians, world leaders... and not to mention models on the runway! View more!
REMEMBERING SREBRENICA, BOSNIA
Without a doubt one of the emotional trips I've been on from an eye opening, heart aching, putting things into perspective. Remembering Screbrenica, Bosnia. A sample selection of personal images are available to view on my peronal Facebook page, intention to do an exhibition of works of unseen images in 2015, to commemorate 20 years since the genocide. View more!
SHOREDITCH SHOOT
A wonderful winter sunny day shoot in the heart of London's Shoreditch for the Dubai-based label Acacia. Styled by Hijablicious.com, make up by Sudaf, wraps by Kiyana, model was Nusaiba, collective team effort, capruting the elegance of the outfits in a time pressured shoot!View more!