Dala Banu

PhotographerMarcin Zaborowski
PrizeHonorable Mention
CompanyNational Geographic Polska
City/CountrySzczecin, Poland
Photo DateOctober 2013
Entry Description

Dala Banu (44). 21 years in Bangladesh, 6 children. She and her husband had a farm, 5 cows, 3 bulls and a flock of goats. The army forced Mohammed to slave work as a porter. It lasted so long that they decided to leave the country.

About Photographer

born 1978 in Poland, based in Szczecin (Poland). Photographer of The National Geographic Polska Magazine and associate member of the Collective Report. Started with travel photography and in the end engaged in documentary one. Searches for social problems and the human's stories. Author of individual and group exhibitions in Poland. Laureate of The Grand Press Photo 2014, honorable mentioned in international photography contests in Los Angeles, Moscow and London. Reported for the Polish Radio on his tour through China, Tibet, Nepal and India. His photos have been published in The National Geographic Polska Magazine. In 2010 he was invited to India where he portraited His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama. Curiosity to the world led him to Peru, Morocco, Nepal, Thailand, Myanmar, Bangladesh, India, Georgia, Tibet, China and many others. In love with his family and wife, who is the best reviewer. Currently working on a long-term project about Rohingya refugees from Myanmar.