Not being able to express her thoughts through writing or painting, photography was the only way Bahraini based Loredana could exhibit her state of mind and her emotions. It all started when she was in her 20s and had gone to Boston, USA, to work as an assistant in a dark room laboratory.
Shikha ventured into the world of photography just five years ago and quite by accident; when she came up with an idea to create a short video called ‘Paint It Red’ - based on photos that had at least one red object in it. Eventually she ended up using 125 objects from nearly 500 photographs
British born Gaye first came to Bahrain in 1983, and her affection for this beautiful country and its people has kept her here ever since. Gaye has exhibited widely and has been published by National Geographic, and has five times been shortlisted for National Geographic online assignments.
Multi-award winning Bahraini photo-journalist Ghada Khunji travels the world documenting ordinary people and their ordinary lives. Bahrain Arts Magazine caught up with her over coffee one afternoon; chatting about her life, her journey into photography and asking why she does what she does.