Daf is an ancient Kurdish musical instrument that Kurdish people use for religious ceremony and even in weddings. It was a religious ceremony in Paveh (a kurdish city in kermanshah province in Iran). In Kurdish culture, women and men are considered equal. You can see that here. Beautiful girls are using Daf.
Award Winner: Photo of the Day | August 07
Award Score: 69 (Value 13, Clarity 13, Composition 18, Style 12.5, Skill 12.5)
Award Category: Candid Photography
Photograph Location: Paveh, Kermanshah Province, Iran
Photographer: Moslem Azimi Registered
Even though Moslem Azimi lives in Iran and has Iranian nationality, his origin is Kurdish not Persian. He did his Bachelor of Arts in English Translation. He loves photography, however, he doesn’t have academic education in it. He learned photography by himself. He is part of many photography groups and has been exhibiting his works in both national and international photography exhibitions. Azimi’s goal is to portray the Kurdish lifestyle, method of living, their culture, and tradition thought his photography.
Current Location: Javanrud, Kermanshah Province, Iran