GUWAHATI, Aug 17 - The All Assam Photojournalists’ Association will felicitate noted filmmaker Arup Manna on the occasion of World Photography Day to be celebrated on August 19.
A photo exhibition will also be organised at the Guwahati Press Club by the association to mark the occasion. Noted educationist Dr Amarjyoti Choudhury and well-known artiste Biren Singha will be present on the occasion.
Altogether 54 photographs contributed by as many as 18 photojournalists (journalists) will be on display at the exhibition.
Among those whose photographs would be exhibited include Biju Boro, Rajib Bhattacharjee, Chinmoy Roy, Manash Paran, Sanjoy Ray, Dhaniram Kalita, Kiran Mukerjee, Reba Kumar Bora, Abdul Sajid, Subhamoy Bhattacharjee, Surajit Sarma, Dasarath Deka, Rajibjyoti Sarma, Dibyajyoti Das Rabha, Anwar Hazarika, Manas Das, Rupjyoti Sarma, Hafiz Uddin Ahmed and Jivraj Oleman.
“This year, we have received photographs reflecting a wide spectrum of moods and events. We request everyone to be a part of the occasion,” president of the All Assam Photojournalists’ Association Chinmoy Roy said.