Shoayb Hesham Khattab

Shoayb Hesham Khattab
Shoayb Hesham Khattab

Shoayb Hesham Khattab is a young Iraqi Photographer living in the UAE where he started his journey through the world of Photography and developed his skills in it’s different types. He was attracted to the different kinds of Art from his childhood and especially in Drawing, which got him many Prizes at that time.

His gateway into the World of Photography was via his Degree in Architecture at Ajman University. He then progressed from Architectural Photography to various types of Digital Work, since that time he realized the relationship between him and his camera. He is interested in most types of Photography but he spend most of his time in his favorite type which is the Aerial Photography as it gives a unique Perspective to see things around, and to discover new angles which give a totally new vision to see the world as never seen before.

 Awards :

  • 1st Place in Souk Okaz International Photography Competition – 2012
  • 1st Place in HIPA International Competition for Skydive Dubai – 2012
  • 3rd Place in Best Shot for DSO, Organized by AL-Bayan Newspaper – 2012
  • Judges’ Award in 60 and Beyond – Spirit of Earth Hour 2013
  • Ribbon F2 in F2 Sociedad Fotografica – General Color Theme – 2013
  • 1st Place in the Main Theme of Sheikh Mansoor Photography Award – UAE Coasts Theme – 2013
  • Honorable Mention in Best Shots Competition UK – Photo Art Theme – 2013
  • 3rd Place in Spaces of Light Photography Competition – Sheikh Zayed Mosque Theme – 2013
  • Honorable Mention in Photographer’s Forum magazine’s 33rd Annual Spring Photography Contest – 2013
  • 2nd Place in 3rd Sharjah Photo Award – Treasures & Landmarks of Sharjah Theme – 2014
  • Golden Medal in AL-Thani Photo Award in Qatar – 2014
  • 3rd Place in All Photography Art Exhibition by Light Space & Time Online Gallery – 2014
  • HPSC Bronze Medal in Greek Photographic Circuit – 2014
  • Finalist in Best of College & High School Photography Contest – 2014
  • Golden Medal in Emirates International Photographic Competition – 2014
  • UPI Ribbon in Lines International Photographic Competition – 2014
  • RPS Ribbon in Lines International Photographic Competition – 2014
  • Bronze Award in Epson International Pano Awards – 2014
  • 1st Place in General Category of Kuwait Grand Photography Competition – 2015
  • Gold Medal in Trierenberg Circuit – Seen from Above Theme – 2015
  • Public Choice Award at Experiential Travel Photographer of the Year – 2015
  • Performance Award at Humanity Photo Award in China – Festivities Category – 2015
  • Remarkable Artwork Award at Siena International Photo Awards in Italy – 2015
  • 4 Silver Awards and 1 Bronze Award in Better Photography Magazine Photograph of the Year – 2015
  • 1st Place Winner in Better Photography Magazine Photograph of the Year – Incredible Sport Category – 2015
  • 2nd Place Winner in Better Photography Magazine Photograph of the Year – Exotic Travel Category – 2015
  • 1st Place Winner in Fujifilm Middle East Travel Photo Award – 2015
  • 1st Place Winner in UAE Ministry of Labour National Day Contest – 2015
  • 1st Place Winner in New York Drone Film Festival NYCDFF – Still Photography Award – 2016
  • 1st Place Winner in Sony FotoArabia Picathon Competition -2016
  • 1st Place in Nasser bin Hamad International Youth Award in Bahrain – 2016