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About Jaasir Linger

Jaasir Linger (b. Zoetermeer, The Netherlands, 1991) is a freelance photographer based in the Netherlands. His work is mainly focused on documenting the human condition.

“After his bachelor’s study ‘Media & Entertainment Management’, where he specialized in arthouse films and film art, Jaasir followed his passion for photography and started studying at the prestigious ‘Fotoacademie Amsterdam’.
Jaasir’s work was showcased in the shop window of the ‘Amsterdam City Archive’ during the ‘Nederlandse Fotoweek 2014’ and in 2016 Dutch photography quality magazine ‘ShutR.Photo’ featured Jaasir in the recurring section ‘De Nieuwe Garde – Aanstormend Talent’. (“Dutch for: The New Wave – Upcoming Talent”)
Recently, Jaasir was selected for the ‘Nikon-NOOR Academy’ masterclass week, organized by Nikon Europe and the renowned photo agency NOOR (a collective of experienced and acclaimed award-winning photojournalists and documentary photographers).
Jaasir is currently a student at the Fotoacademie and, in addition to his personal more autonomous projects and commercial assignments (with clients such as Eneco, Erasmus Medisch Centrum, Benthem Crouwel Architects), he is i.a. working on a long-term documentary photography project about Paramaribo, Suriname.”

Feel free to contact me for more information, questions and (commercial) photography assignments, projects and job inquiries in the fields of documentary photography, photojournalism, reportage {i.e. (corporate) events}, commercial photography etc.
Tel.: +31(0)615429284

 

PRINTS FOR SALE! Just contact me if you’re interested in buying any photograph you see on my website or my instagram. Print sizes, type of papers and prices on request.

 

CURRICULUM VITAE

Born June 14th 1991, Zoetermeer, The Netherlands

Education:
2017                     Nikon-NOOR Academy masterclass week
2015 – ongoing   Fotoacademie Amsterdam

Publications:
2016 – Shutr.Photo (Magazine) – issue #2 2016 – article: ‘De Nieuwe Garde – Aanstormend Talent’
2015 – Findrangers (zine) – issue #8 ‘Grit and Grain’
2014 – Findrangers (zine) – issue #5 ‘Far From Home’

Exhibitions:
2016 – ‘Fotogramprijs 2016’ (group exhibition)
2014 – ‘De Straat op’ – Stadsarchief Amsterdam, during ‘De Nederlandse Fotoweek’ (group exhibition)
2012 – ‘Analog life’, in collaboration with Lomography  (co-organizer, co-curator and part of the group exhibition) 

Awards, Nominations & Mentions:
2017 – Gouden Freelancer Award (VPRO, Gliphoeve – Een Vergeten Strijd)
2016 – Nominee ‘Fotogramprijs 2016’ (Time Is Master Of Art)
2015 – “Top rated entries” (mention) – Lensculture Street Photography Awards  (Águas Locais)