Not that far from Sonargoan, few of my friends and I went to Maya Deep, the island that emerged long ago in the river Meghna. Reaching there we found many children were playing and this boy was among them. Seeing me with camera, he came forward and posed as if he was about to hunt a bird.
Award Winner: Photo of the Day | June 09
Award Score: 69 (Value 13, Clarity 13, Composition 17, Style 13, Skill 13)
Photo of the Day Award Category: Portraiture Photography
Photograph Location: Maya Island, Dhaka Division | Bangladesh
Photographer: Shahnaz Parvin (Dhaka, Bangladesh) Registered
Shahnaz Parvin was an Award-Winning Photo Journalist. She was a passionate Bangalee, and used to reside in Bangladesh, until she passed away at the age of 32 on August 14, 2016. She was one of the best photographers of her time, who has been within top 10 of world’s top 100 photographers for last few years. Her real passion was in photography and learning it. Shahnaz mostly loved documentary photography, and loved to represent her country Bangladesh through her lens. With the highest number of Photo of the Month and Photo of the Day Awards, Shahnaz joined Light and Composition as Contributing Photographer from March 2013. Covering upheaval, conflict, places, people, and culture, she was one of the top most contributors from South Asia until 2015.