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.
♦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.