Bangladesh is a country with hundreds of rivers and ponds and is notable for being a fish-loving nation, acquiring the name “Machh-e Bhat-e Bangali” which means, “Bengali by fish and rice”. Hilsha fish is the national fish of the country where it contributes 13% of country’s total fish production. Fish are collected both from natural resources and by farming in self-made ponds. In this photo two boys after the rainy season trying to catch a fish with hand, amazing, isn’t it?
Photographer: Shahnaz Parvin (Dhaka, Bangladesh) Registered
Shahnaz Parvin is a passionate Bangalee, who resides in Bangladesh. Though she is doing a job as system admin in a PSI company, her real passion lays in photography and learning it. Shahnaz mostly loves documentary photography, and loves to represent her country Bangladesh through her lens. Her images have been used on a number of renowned magazines in various countries.