Shadman Shahid is a freelance documentary photographer born and raised in Dhaka Bangladesh. He has completed his three year photography course Pathshala South Asian Media Academy. After enlisting for a basic photography class in 2011, in order to improve his film making skills, he got enchanted by the medium’s allure and has been practicing photography passionately since then. He likes to work on small isolated communities and personal stories. He has participated in workshops conducted by Gary Knight, Munem Wasif, Abir Abdullah, Jodi Haines and Gael Turine. He has been nominated for Joop Swart Masterclass 2014 and 2015.