Nikon Photo Contest 2022-2023 Judges

Ismail Ferdous

Photographer, Filmmaker

I am very honored to be one of the judges for this prestigious contest. I am looking forward to seeing pictures and films created with genuine intentions and dignity, as well as original visual voices.


Ismail Ferdous is a Bangladeshi photographer and
filmmaker who is based in New York, and interested in
social, cultural, and humanitarian stories of the
contemporary world. He began photography while studying business in Dhaka. He is a member of Agence VU’, a photography agency in Paris, and has enjoyed working with important international newspapers, magazines and corporate clients, including National Geographic Magazine and Hermes. His work has received many major photography awards, such as the Best of Photojournalism Award of National Press Photographers Association (U.S.A.), World Press Photo and many others.

* Comments from the judges are from their own views and opinions and do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of the organizer.