Vidhyaa Chandramohan

Photojournalist + Visual Storyteller
       
The Abu Dhabi Maritime Heritage Festival is a journey through the capital's maritime history.
Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Nationality: Indian
Biography: Vidhyaa is a photojournalist and National Geographic Explorer based in Abu Dhabi. She focuses her documentary work in the UAE on gender, cultural, social, and environmental challenges and issues.  As a visual storyteller, she aspires to tell... MORE
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The Abu Dhabi Maritime Heritage Festival is a journey through the capital's maritime history.
Copyright Vidhyaa Chandramohan 2024
Updated Jun 2022
Topics Art, Culture, Documentary, Editorial, Photography, Photojournalism, Travel
The culture of Abu Dhabi is significantly influenced by marine traditions. This is the first-ever Maritime Heritage Festival, which aims to raise awareness of our maritime customs, commemorate our coastal heritage, and how Abu Dhabi has evolved into what it is today. Workshops, performances, craft demonstrations, and heritage trails experienced by residents as well as immersive storytelling from heritage professionals who shared tales and their deep knowledge of old coastal crafts and talents.


 

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