Afshin Ismaeli depicts human tragedy in conflicts at Xposure 2019

  • Saturday 21, September 2019 09:57 PM
Sharjah 24: Photojournalist, war photographer and researcher, Afshin Ismaeli, devoted his time to documenting wars, conflicts, and humanitarian issues.
Recently, Afshin Ismaeli has completed a series titled “Conflict and Human Tragedy”, in which he depicted the sufferings of children experiencing war in Iraq and other parts of the region.

In his exclusive statement to “Sharjah 24”, on the sidelines of his participation in the International Photography Festival being organised by the Sharjah Government Media Bureau at Expo Centre Sharjah, Ismaeli added that every picture he has on exhibit tells its own story.

He continued that he has put himself right in the war scene to closely communicate the suffering people undergo during conflicts.

Ismaeli concluded hailing Xposure as a place to bring world’s most renowned photographers under one roof, praising the good organisation of the Festival.