Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum International Photography Awards showcased on its YouTube channel specialised workshops on photography.
Commenting on the initiative, Ms. Sahar Alzarei, Assistant Secretary-General at HIPA, said that the Award Committee has planned a number of training workshops for aspiring photographers. She added: “It is our first academic initiative to impart excellence in photography.”
Ms. Alzaerei expressed her satisfaction at the large turnout attracted by the events held in January and February. She reiterated the commitment of the organisers to continue this endeavour for the benefit of aspiring photographers. All workshops were filmed in order to showcase them on the Award channel on YouTube.
She concluded: “Despite the fact that the files are of large sizes, they have been configured to work on YouTube to ensure the best viewing experience.”