Srinagar:Kashmir based a group of photographers hailing from different genres of photography school collaborated in a group to form the first ever international standard Photography Club of Kashmir under the title of “Kashmir Scape”.
The said group is working through social media platform and booms to work for the upliftment of the Photography art in Kashmir and make the artists of photography especially young buds as par with international standards of photography.
The photowalk was open to one and all and around 66 participants participated in the event. The participants hailed from every corner of Kashmir districts i.e; Srinagar Anantnag, Budgam, Ganderbal, Handwara, Sopore and even Pulwama, not only this they had participants as far as from Mumbai and Delhi also.
The event was held within the streets of old srinagar and the participants were guided by their assigned mentors who not only told them do’s and don’t of street photography but also gave them information about the culture and architecture of old srinagar.
The team compromises of Mir Yasir, Adil Hussain, Sharafat Ali, Zuhaib Hamza, Mubashir Hassan and Hakim Majid Abbass all are internationally published and award winning Photographers.
While speaking at the event one of the participants hailing from Mumbai Akshay Vaidya said that we have learned the topography of street photography and i had some queries regarding street photography which were answered by the respected mentor.
We wish them to organise such Photowalks again in future as it matures us in photographic knowledge know-how,
The event was concluded with distribution of participation certificates as a token of appreciation among the participants.