Qatar Photography Center of the Ministry of Culture is participating in the 32nd edition of Doha International Book Fair, which is currently being held at Doha Exhibition and Conference Center under the slogan (By reading we rise), with a variety of activities.
As part of its participation, Qatar Photography Center presents a photo exhibition entitled (Qatar Environment), which includes 36 photos of Qatari environment, by seven photographers in Qatar, along with video clips.
Ms. Farha Al-Kuwari, Media Officer at Qatar Photography Center, said that the photo exhibition aims to introduce visitors to the book fair to the Qatari environment and its natural components and the importance of preserving them, and the photos document the wildlife and wildlife as well as the marine life in Qatar, as the displayed photos provide a panorama of the environment in Qatar.
She added that the center also presents, during its participation in the exhibition, a group of workshops that include both theoretical and practical aspects, including a mobile photography workshop with photographer Omar Al-Jassem, a mobile video shooting workshop with photographer Mohammed Adel, and a photo chat with photographer Jassim Ahmed Al-Emadi.
It is worth mentioning that Qatar Photography Center seeks to represent the youth sector in relevant local and international festivals and events, and to hold individual and group exhibitions on a regular basis, in addition to organizing competitions with the aim of encouraging photographers to highlight their creative work, in addition to the center’s endeavor through this participation to provide continuous support To nurture and nurture the talents of photographers, by monitoring the impressions of exhibition visitors, taking ideas and suggestions, exchanging experiences between photographers, and reviewing everything new in this field.