Biography :  Naib Uddin Ahmed                                       All Images        Photo Story

Naib Uddin Ahmed (1919-2009), born: Manikganj, Bangladesh. Naib Uddin made his breakthrough in the 50s and 60s with photographs that highlighted the diverse beauty of Bangladesh and its nature. His camera captured historic images of the political upheavals during the 50s and 60s. He photographed the harrowing images of Liberation War in 1971. Few Bangladeshis are aware that some of Zainul Abedin’s greatest artworks were inspired by Naib Uddin’s photography. His book Bangladesh produced with his younger brother Nawazesh Ahmed, is the first pictorial documentation of the nation.