K M Asad
"Live with unexpected reality "
Shocked by the news of her son's death, an elderly woman stares out, still hoping to see him return from the jungle. Mohammad was a moual (honey collector) who was killed by a man-eater in Sundarban forest, on 22nd March 2010. Satkhira, Bangladesh.
Biography: I am, K. M. Asad (b.1983) a documentary photographer based in Dhaka, Bangladesh. After completing my basic course on photography in 2005, I joined Pathshala South Asian Media Academy. In 2008-09, I completed my graduation in photography from Pathshala the south Asian instituted of photography. By observing various social issues, I tried to capture those issues and created photo stories including “Bedtime ends on streets” - the street life in Dhaka city, “ Work to Survive” – child labour in Bangladesh, “Live with unexpected reality” – Honey hunting stories near the Sundarban, “Sweeper colony a...