World Photography Day Celebration

World Photography Day originates from the invention of the daguerreotype, a photographic processes developed by Louis Daguerre. On August 19, 1839, the French government announced the invention as a gift free to the world. Since then 19 August has been celebrating as world photography day.

Dhaka University Photographic Society aims to connect enthusiastic young generation into the art of photography. DUPS is going to celebrate World Photography Day 2017 with several activities.

Program schedule:

♦Photography Exhibition: 10:00am to 08:00pm, TSC, University of Dhaka.

♦Artist talk: 03:00pm-05:00pm by Samsul Alam Helal,

Venue: Munir Chowdhury Auditorium, TSC,DU.

♦Certificate Giving Ceremony of 40th and 41st Basic Photography Training Program: 05:00pm-06:00pm, Munir Chowdhury Auditorium, TSC,DU.

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DUPS 4th National Photography Festival 2017

Dhaka University Photographic Society(DUPS) and Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy are going to organize 4th National Photography Festival.

The aim of 4th National Photography Festival is to encourage young photography enthausiasts and to create a platform that connects photographers as a unit.

The central focus of the festival is national photography competition and exhibition. Participants of the exhibition are School, College, University students and  Freelance/ Professional photographers.

Dhaka University Photographic Society will  give Lifetime Achievement Award to legendary portrait photographer Nasir Ali Mamun on the closing ceremony of the festival.

Festival Schedule:

29 July
10:00am:    Rally, TSC, University of Dhaka
04:00pm:   Opening Ceremony, Jatiya Chitrashala, Bangladesh
Shilpakala Academy.

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