Husain Alfraid

Husain Alfraid

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My name is Husain Alfraid, from Saudi Arabia. I am a photography enthusiast, and i have a career in Occupational Health and Safety as a safety engineer. I love to photograph candid portraits at most, but i also adore nature and wildlife.
  • Nikon D800
  • Canon 7D mrk II
  • Nikon D500
  • Nikkor 80-400mm
  • Nikkor 24mm f/2.8
  • Nikkor 50mm f/1.4
  • Nikkor 14-24mm 2.8
  • Canon 400mm f/5.6
  • Nikkor 200-400mm ED

The Black Dust

Published April 26th, 2014

This is a documentary of almost everyday life of those Sudani-workers who spend most of their days digging and carrying coal at the Coal Market in Dammam, KSA. Lots of hard work in unhealthy environment, for a small amount of money in return.

Being there and observing the men work, i didn't even realize how dark and filthy i was getting just being there in the dust. i had to hide my camera in some cases, and clean it many times. The dust gets inside your ears and nose, it was everywhere. Just imagine what those men live with in their everyday life..and i was there for only few hours.

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