Shahid Hashmi has been a successful commercial photographer for several years, and has worked for international clients and has travelled widely through Europe, Africa, The Americas, Middle East, Melanesia, and the Indian subcontinent for over thirty-five years.
During his travels, Shahid captures the immense beauty of our planet, its people & the incredible and untold stories of their everyday life.
Shahid has also been documenting unique cultural landscape and lifestyle of indigenous people around the world, and how their culture is challenged and threatened by the modern and developed world in his ongoing project, ‘Cultural Heritage of the world’.
Shahid has been conducting workshops for Nikon School MEA for several years, he has also been leading photography tours for Nikon Premium Members (NPM) – a Nikon MEA initiative where the members get to go on international photography expeditions with Nikon Mentors. Shahid is also a #NikonLegend and he is also featured in the Nikon 100 years’ celebration videos.
Shahid’s work has been exhibited widely in the UAE, the US, India and Europe. Shahid has been leading and teaching On Location Photography workshops around the world for several years.