East West University (EWU) Photography Club organised a three-day long International Photography Exhibition to celebrate its 19 glorious years. The exhibition titled “Photo Fest Asia 2019” was held at EWU Campus, Aftabnagar, Dhaka, on July 21-23, 2019. There were 87 photos selected from 11 countries for the exhibition. The exhibition was inaugurated by Syed Manzur Elahi, Chairperson, Board of Trustees, EWU and Prof. Dr. M. M. Shahidul Hassan, VC, EWU. On the occasion, Shoeb Faruquee, a renowned photographer of the country, was honoured and given the “Lifetime Achievement Award”.
Of the nearly eight thousand entries only 87 photos were selected for final display in three categories. The juries awarded eight photographers of this exhibition under three categories. Among others, M Sayeed Alam and Naharin Binte Rab, Moderators of the EWU Photography Club; Kawsar Ahmed, President of the Club; and members of the club were present on the occasion.