kombizz kashani
Works in United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

BIO
I was born and brought up in Iran, a beautiful country full of history. I started taking photos at an early age of my life with a Lubitel, a Russian twin lenses camera. Most of my photos in those days were black and white. It was a very nice camera that my parents gave me when I was 15 years old.
I always loved to see images. I remember that I would spend time in the library for hours and hours looking at the different photos in Life Magazine, National Geographic and other photographic journals and books. Also I always loved nature, and the different patterns made in it. I remember because of my Entomology studies, I would spend hours in the laboratory looking into microscopes at those beautiful and perfect structures that God created in those different tiny flowers, plants, tiny nematods, animals and insects. Then after I finished university in Iran, I left to do on my M.Sc. in California, the Golden State. There I was witness to even more of the beauties that nature held in each different moments of time. I remember I was always walking and trying to absorb all the scenes in my mind and memory as well as recording them on film. I forgot to say that I received another precious gift from my parents. That was a Canon camera with a fixed lense (G-III QL17). Then after I finished my studies, I returned to Iran for work. I consider myself an artist photographer.
At present I have a lovely Minolta Dynax 7, Mamiya 7II with few lenses. I still love and adore nature and all aspects of it. As a result I love macro photography, landscape, architecture (old and new), and many other categories like artistic abstracts, travel, people, fashion, and photo journalism.
In February 2008, I was delighted to be one of the Amateur UK Photographers short-listed in the Sony World Photography Competition 2008.
http://www.worldphotographyawards.org/shortlist/amateur-AB.html
I have a vast numbers of printed photos, slides and thousands of negatives which all are archived in many folders.
I love to share my observations through my photos with those people who love and appreciate.
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the London Contemporary Art Festival for the period of 14th May till 5th June 2009


I applied for the above event on 16 March 2009 and sent my proposal for the London Contemporary Art Festival for the period of 14th May till 5th June 2009 to lcffestival@googlemail.com . Later on the organizers asked me to send my CV to them on 17 March 2009. Unfortunately I have not received any further communication from them since. I wrote them again on 5 April 2009 about the organizer's decision about my proposal.
Would you please kindly write me what is going on with this event.
With many thanks
kombizz

K. Kashani

DISCUSSION

Call For Proposals: (LONDON CONTEMPORARY ARTS) FESTIVAL


I applied for the above event on 16 March 2009 and sent my proposal for the London Contemporary Art Festival for the period of 14th May till 5th June 2009 to lcffestival@googlemail.com . Later on the organizers asked me to send my CV to them on 17 March 2009. Unfortunately I have not received any further communication from them since. I wrote them again on 5 April 2009 about the organizer's decision about my proposal.
Would you please kindly write me what is going on with this event.
With many thanks
kombizz

K. Kashani