This photograph was taken at Al-Masjid al-Haram during Isha on an ordinary day in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. Al Masjid al-Haram (“The Sacred Mosque”) is the largest mosque in the world that surrounds the Ka’aba, the place which Muslims worldwide turn towards as unique direction while offering daily prayers. It is Islam’s most holiest place.
Photographer: Waseef Akhtar ( Riyadh, Saudi Arabia )
Waseef Akhtar is a free lance photographer based in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. He is working with few companies as a part time photographer. Photography has always been his passion and he aims to pursue it until he has pushed the boundaries of his ability. He has been interested in photography for four years but only took this hobby seriously over the past two years. He is constantly trying to improve and evolve as a photographer.