Through the lens
Innocence: Children pose in their regional and traditional attire in front of a mural.
KR Waleed captures the ethereal beauty of Pakistan to show the world its blossoming diversity
Published: Sun 13 Aug 2017, 2:50 PM
Last updated: Sun 13 Aug 2017, 5:27 PM
KR Waleed's love for photography began in a small, dark room in 1999. Since then, he has been on a journey to record the cultural and historical beauty of the various ethnicities and regions of Pakistan.
His interest in the field sparked after coming across used books on photography and landscapes across the world during his college years. He then ventured to capture perfection behind every click and composition. One of the most compelling qualities of KR Waleed Photography is the ability to colour the images with strong shades of life.
Inspiring the astonishing, the exploration of different themes is represented in each picture, which showcases amazing and unique creations. Photographs are the frozen frames of life stories, coloured by different shades of emotions, according to KR Waleed.
KR Waleed Photography specialises in quality landscapes, photojournalism, and still life. As photographs are keepsakes, adding value to memories, KR Waleed aims to celebrate life and continues to strive for perfection.
Discover the soft image and beauty of Pakistan through his 'third eye'.
MEN IN ACTION: Kabaddi is more than muscle flexing.
MANY HELPING HANDS: Harvesting for a greener tomorrow.
VISUALISING A THOUGHT: The art of pen pricking.
MORE THAN A GAME: Tent picking is a famous feudal sport.
YEARS OF WISDOM: An elderly person from the Hunza alleys.
Lahore redefined: The awesome sight of Minar-e-Pakistan and the Mughal-built Badshahi mosque.
Shepherd: A delightful sight of grazing sheep in the mountains.
Identity displayed: A guard of honour at the Wagah, bordering India’s Atari check post.
Majestic: The Fort stands tall and strong as a reminder of the Mughal era in Lahore.
GENDER EQUALITY: Rural women are great contributors in art and craft.
RAISING FROM CLAY: Pottery has graduated to new heights.