Photographer and photojournalist who is known for his landscape and portrait shots. His work often features unique color schemes which highlight and accent the natural surroundings and subjects of his photos. He shares his work with his over 250,000 Instagram followers.
He first began studying architecture. After taking pictures of the different youths in women from conflict-ridden societies, he found his passion for photography and humanitarian work. In 2001, he founded Ainaworld in Afghanistan which helps provide educational tools for people in need.
He is known for his work as a National Geographic photographer. He has also written and published several books as well as being a Senior Fellow of the Ashoka Foundation.
He was born and raised in Iran.