Omar Zaki, 21, hailing from Sopore area of Baramulla district is a B-tech student at Govt. College of Engineering and Technology, Jammu.
He’s a freelance photographer and a storyteller who has written a lot of poetry works under the tag ‘3 A.M’.
Omar has won many photography awards, which includes a recent one presented by the Education minister.
“It’s been two years since I started photography. Maybe, I was just curious about photography and the emotion you feel once you’re into it. Being a photographer means you’re in love with photography. Moreover, I find it a fantastic storytelling medium”
His art shows an intense nature behind a theme. His poetry shows an enthusiastic nature with a truly unique artistic vision and brings exceptional knowledge to the portrait.
His portraits include a young boy behind the fence, which bagged him the 2nd position at a national photography exhibition held at BGSBU.