Solmaz Daryani is an Iranian documentary photographer loosely based between Iran and the UK. She is a grantee of the Magnum Foundation, National Geographic Society grantee, and a member of Women Photograph and Diversify Photo. Her work is mainly...
Focus:Photographer, Photojournalist, Travel, Environment, Documentary, Photography, Portraiture, International News, Student, Freelance, Assignments, Explorer, Human Rights, International, Short Films, Editorial, Photo Shoots
Skills:Color Correction, Adobe InDesign, Apple Final Cut Pro, Photojournalism, Film Photography
Ameneh,12, studies in 6th grade at Markazi high school in Bamyan. Her friend left the school last year because her father, who was a farmworker moved to Kabul to find a job."
According to Mr.Abdul Ghayom Afshar, the director of the Shirin Hazara High school, Out of 2000 students, 400 students could not enrol in school last year, due to the drought effect on the financial situation of agriculture-dependent families.Bamyan.Afghanistan.2019
Runner up for the Marilyn Stafford FotoReportage Award 2020
Jun 29, 2020
I am thrilled to have my work in progress "Afghanistan: Between Climate and Conflict" marked with an Honourable Mention at Marilyn Stafford FotoAward and FotoDocument. My own family's life impacted by climate change in Iran, so I decided to work on stories and projects related to climate change to raise awareness and depict the relationship between humans and their environment to change public attitudes and hopefully take steps for solutions.