... just a visual storyteller
YAMAN IBRAHIM is a full time Malaysian photographer based in Kuala Lumpur. His experiences as an art teacher and a Senior Manager in Creative and Multimedia gave him the knack to appreciate the finer things that others overlook. His interest in photography brewed since childhood and now has materialised into a full time career.
His achievements and awards both locally and on an international level has inspired him to explore a new level in photography through experimentation in order to produce enviable photographic results that can be a benchmark for budding photographers. It has been ten years since he received his first recognition for the hobby that turned into a profession. It is certain that as the years progress, so will his abilities and talent.
Yaman is deeply passionate about all forms of photography from landscape, architecture, nature, documentary to portraits.
AWARDS & ACHIEVEMENTS
1. Photographer Of The Year 2007,DCM UK - 1st Place Winner in ‘Street Category’ - Winning Picture was Exhibited at The Mall Galleries, London, 18 Feb-1st March 2008
2. “This Is Life, Putrajaya, 2007” - 1st Prize Winner
3. Photographer Of The Year 2008,DCM UK - 3rd Place Winner in ‘Dusk Till Dawn Category’ - Winning Picture was Exhibited at Mall Galleries, London, 16 Feb-28 Feb 2009
4. “Nikon 4X4 Photo Challenge 2008” - 1st Prize Winner
5. “KL Life - Picture Kl, 2008” - 1st Prize Winner
6. Six (6) Photos was Published in ‘Digital Photographer UK, Year Book 2008’
7. Wedding Photographer Of The Year, Digital Photographer Magazine, UK. 2009- Winning Picture was Exhibited at The New Forest Gallery, Lyndhurst, Throughout January and February 2010.
8. Photographic Book 1st Published, “Malaysia, The Walk of Life”, KL 2010
9. Solo Photography Exhibition, Malaysia Walk of Life, Map KL gallery, 2010
10. Group Photography Exhibition, LiFest 2011, Map @ Publika Dutamas KL
11. Grand Prize: Sony / Air Asia / Digital SLR magazine Malaysia photo competition 2012.
12. Street Category - Professional Photographer of the Year 2013 (Professional Photographer Magazine UK), 3rd place
13. Travel Category - Professional Photographer of the Year 2013 (Professional Photographer Magazine UK), 3rd place
14. Group Photography Exhibition, Kuala Lumpur Photo Award, 2013, Petronas Gallery, KL.
15. Group Photography Exhibition, Malaysia@50, 2013, MAP White Box Gallery, KL.
16. Maybank Photographer Of The Year 2013.
17. Malaysia Hosts for International Event, 500px Global Photowalk, 2015
18. Group Photography Exhibition, #KOLEKTIF1, Yaman Ibrahim & Mutual Friends at MaTiC, KL, September – October 2015
19. Speaker during Kuala Lumpur Photography Festival (KLPF), 2015
20. Key Opinion Leader (KOL) for SAMSUNG NX1 Malaysia, 2014-2015
Yaman Ibrahim had organized many photography courses throughout Malaysia and has been conducted photography trip frequently to India and Indonesia since 2008. He has been a judge for many local photography competition since 2010. His photos was published in numerous online and offline publication worldwide.
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