Bangladeshi Hindu devotees are celebrating Holi Festival at Shakhari Bazar, Old Dhaka. Holi is known as the festival of colors, celebrated at the end of the winter season on the last full moon day of the lunar month. The festival signifies the victory of good over evil.
Award Winner: Photo of the Day | April 01
Award Score: 66.5 (Value 12, Clarity 12, Composition 18, Style 12.5, Skill 12)
Photo of the Day Award Category: Color Photography
Photograph Location: Shakhari Bazar, Old Dhaka | Bangladesh
Photographer: Anik Rahman (Dhaka, Bangladesh)
Anik Rahman was born in 1988 at Dhaka, Bangladesh. He is a self taught freelance photojournalist based in Bangladesh, represented by Nur Photo Agency, Italy and Redux Pictures, NY, USA. Although he studied business, from the very beginning he was mostly interested in human rights, social ups and downs, politics and environmental issues. These things dragged him to set his carrier as photojournalist. His photographs have been exhibited in local and international exhibitions. He also has numerous publications locally and internationally for his singles and stories.