SHARIF SARWAR

SHARIF SARWAR

Underwater Photographer

Profile Statement:

I am Photojournalist since 1996, worked in many national newspapers as senior Photojournalist. I have recognition nationally for capturing and promoting Nature, Unique place, Environment, Oceanic beauty and Tourism. Throughout my journey, I am always passionate to portray and promote unique subjects that include Beauty, Country side, Culture, Life Style and Underwater

 

Experience:

Founder Director

Save Our Sea -Marine Conservation in Bangladesh.

 

Freelance Photojournalist

June 2009 – Present

 

Chief Photojournalist

Daily Jaijaidin – National News Paper

www.jjdin.com

2007-2009

 

Senior Photojournalist

Daily Jaijaidin - National News Paper

www.jjdin.com

November 2005 – 2007

 

Staff Photojournalist

Daily Prothom Alo – National News Paper

www.prothom-alo.com

February 2005 – October 2005

 

Staff Photojournalist

The News Today -  National News Paper

www.newstoday.com.bd

1999- February 2005

 

Staff Photojournalist

Daily Provat - National News Paper

29, chamelibagh, shantinagar

Dhaka-1217, Bangladesh

Phone: +88 02 9347690

 

Awards:

 

• Bangladesh Poribesh Sangbadik Forum(Bangladesh Environment journalist Forum) Award in 2000

• Bangladesh Poribesh Andolon(BAPA) Award in 2002 & 2004

• Bangladesh photographic Society (BPS) National Award in 2003

• HSBC Bank Award in 2002, Amra kuri Award in 2003

• Bangladesh Poribesh Andolon (BAPA)award in 2004

• Hope (Biponno Prokriti -Manobota Shirshok)Award in 2008

• Ruposhi Bangla Award by Bangladesh Photo Journalist Association in 2005, 2008 & 2014

• Man of the Year award in 2009.

 

Exhibition:

 

Solo Underwater Photo Exhibition (1st time in Bangladesh)

June 2012

Venue : Drik Gallery

House 58, Road 15A (New)

Dhanmondi

Dhaka 1209, Bangladesh

 

Solo Underwater Photo Exhibition

June 2014

Venue: Bishwo Shahitto Kendro

17 Kazi Nazrul Islam Avenue

Dhaka 1000

Bangladesh

 Group Photo Exhibition

I have participated in more than 20 group photo exhibitions in different subject in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

 Media Coverage:

 My works and views been always appreciated by intellectuals, critics and media activist for last many years. As Photojournalist, I tried to capture tale behind photos and deliver it to countrymen to inform them, educated them and to make them aware in many different subjects.