Protest for George Floyd – New York

The George Floyd protests are a series of protests and unrest against police brutality and racism in policing, which began in the United States in Minneapolis on May 26, 2020. These followed the killing of ...

Portraits

Rohingya Crisis

Rohingya Refugee, Considered to be the world most persecuted Muslim minorities. The latest exodus began on 25 August 2017 after armed Rohingya militants attacked over 30 police forces.At least 6,700 Rohingya, including at least 730 ...

Bengal Classical festival

Photographs from World Largest Classical Music Festival , Dhaka Bangladesh 2016.

Before the Storm – Hasan Minhaj

Highlight from the tour of Comedian and actor Hasan Minhaj across the US.

Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj – Netflix

Sir Fazle Hasan Abed

Sir Fazle Hasan Abed Lets start with a line from Shakespeare “ Be not afraid of Greatness, some are born great, some achieve greatness and some have greatness thrust upon them” Sir fazle hasan abed , ...

Hasina: A Daughter’s Tale

Photographs from the shooting of docudrama “Hasina: A Daughter’s Tale. A Bangladeshi independent historical docudrama directed by Piplu Khan, based on the life of Sheikh Hasina, the  Prime Minister of Bangladesh. The film revolves around ...

Amir Hamja is a freelance documentary and street photographer from Chittagong, Bangladesh. Influenced by cinematography he started photography at the end of 2013, when he was a student of Pharmaceutical Science. He completed his Bachelor of Pharmacy from University of Science and Technology Chittagong. His photographs have been published in leading newspapers, magazines and internet sites around the world. Namely National Geographic Magazine, EyeEm , Guardian, CNN ,Huffington post, The Daily Star  Etc. In 2017 he won the national prize for Bangladesh at Sony World photography Awards, London. Amir graduated in one year photography program from the International Center of Photography 2018 academic year at New York , USA. He is the First Bangaldeshi to be Selceted in ICP ,also the Scholarship recepient at this prestigious photography school.
AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS:
Selected Exhibition :
  • Citizneship: Reflection of Rights , New York University , New York ( Upcoming exhibition , 4 OCT’18 –  18 JAN’19)
  • Bengali Harlem, International Center of Photography, New York, USA
  • Rohingya Mother Exhibited in “The World we Live in” France. 2018.
  • Photographs Exhibited at Sony World Photography Awards 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 London, UK.
  • EyeEm Photography Festival and Awrads 2016- Berlin, Germany.