Mr. Shahjahan

Assistant Professor, School of Fashion & Design

Shahjahan started his journey in 2007 from Jamia Millia Islamia where he studied Fine arts. Photography quickly became his favourite subject.

He is influenced by the likes of Raghu Rai, Steve McCurry and Tim Walker.

After graduating from Jamia, he finished his diploma in Photography from Triveni Kala Sangam. He then went ahead and assisted ace photographer Charudutt Chitrak. Under his guidance, he learnt about the finer nuances and techniques required in outdoor and indoor commercial photography. Over the past 4 years, he has worked on a varied range of projects for advertising giants like Lowe Lintas and Contract, magazines, real estate agencies and individual clients. He has worked for brands like Google (Documentary for 360-degree virtual tour), Woodland (Foot Wears), Hero (Bikes), Maruti Omni, Unicef, Hindustan Times and Alewa images. He has also made his mark in the world of food photography.

In SoFD, apart from taking regular courses in the Department of Communication Design, Shahjahan also takes cross-disciplinary electives in the area of photography.