About the Book
The Capture the Spirit of Ramadan Photography Book is the first and only photography publication solely dedicated to Islam’s holy month of Ramadan.
As it is said, a picture is worth a thousand words…and the Capture the Spirit of Ramadan Photography Book is worth a thousand encyclopedias for being able to share with the world the essence of Muslim heritage in all corners of the globe through the art of creative photography.
Muslims around the world have their own cultural traditions and ways of celebration and reflection during Ramadan and this book aims to share these colorful scenes in an effort to educate and enlighten its viewers about the holy month while delivering a cross-cultural and inter-faith message that portrays the essence of Ramadan.
In its first year, the “Capture the Spirit of Ramadan” International Photography Competition™ attracted over 25,000 photographers and photography enthusiasts worldwide with over 1000 unique photo entries from forty countries. This book, in all of its editions, is a tribute to the success and achievement of the IRPC and the photographers that took part in it. The Capture the Spirit of Ramadan Photography Book is a one of a kind addition to photography book titles that tells a wonderful story about Ramadan around the world through exceptional photography.
Features & Details
- Category Arts & Photography
Standard Landscape, 10×8 in, 25×20 cm
- Hardcover, Dust Jacket: 9781457972423
- Publish Date Jul 19, 2013
- Language English
- Tags Islamic Architecture, Arabic Word, Muslim World, Basel Almisshal, Ramadan, Islam, Photography, Capture, Spirit, Faith, Culture, Creativity, StudioBasel
StudioBasel for Creative Solutions is the organizer and main sponsor of the first ever "Capture the Spirit of Ramadan" International Photography Competition™. Our mission at StudioBasel is to contribute to the development of contemporary art and design in the Arab and Muslim world by reviving and incorporating Arabic and Islamic design influences in modern artwork. We are dedicated to achieving this through architecture, graphic design and photography as well as through social responsibility projects such as the "Capture the Spirit of Ramadan" International Photography Competition™. www.studiobasel.com