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- Summary


Born in Syria - Lattakia - 1987.


moved to U.A.E in 2006 and started as a high-end retoucher / photographer.

Within a couple of years, he established himself as one of the best photographers in the region.


In the span of time, many of his works have been published in well-known magazines in the Arab region, such as Zahrat Aal Khaleej, Kul Alusra, Al Sada, Arous Al Khaleej, to name a few.


He was chosen to present the UAE in the DXB Fashion Photography Exhibition.


Worked on many regional & international projects, such as editorial, fashion, commercial and magazine covers.

He has the trust of many international and regional brands under his CV.


His drive and passion for photography enable him to create images of a high quality, regardless of

where the nature of the job takes him.

His professionalism and hardworking attitude make him a reliable and highly sought-after

photographer who is confident and comfortable working with people from all walks of life.

Cutting edge camera and lighting equipment, a unique eye for detail and business savvy

individual makes Adel Rashid one of the most highly sought-after photographers.

-Publication & Exhibitions:

International Magazines:


Esquire Men's:

- UFC world champion Khabib Nurmagomedov Exclusive Cover.

- Professional footballer Ronaldinho.

- The Ferrari Roma brings the eternal city to Dubai.


Cosmopolitan Middle East:

- Mohammed Hindash, Cosmopolitan ME's First Male Cover-Star.

- Now United’s Nour Ardakani Cover.

- International Singer Issam AlNajjar.


Condé Nast Traveller,

Harper's Bazaar Arabia,

Time Out Dubai,

Hello Middle East,

Caterer Middle East,

Interior Design,

and many more....



- DxB Fashion Photography exhibition - Dubai

One of five only selected to represent the Middle East worldwide.

covered all over the newspaper and TV channels, such as fashion on TV.


- Whispers Of the Past exhibition - Dubai

covered all over the newspapers as well as on social networks.


Accomplishment & Recognitions:

ITP Awards 2019 - Best business cover of the year.

ITP Awards 2021 Photographer of the year.



- ITP Media Group

Senior Photographer

Feb 2019 – 2022

Handel various editorial, fashion, commercial and cover shoots for different brands, like, Esquire,

Harper's Bazaar, Condé Nast Traveller, Cosmo Middle East and Japan and many more.


- Light House Studio (Dubai)

Head of Photography & Retouching Department

April 2013 - Present

As photographer in one of the biggest production houses in the U.A.E, light house studio trust

My experience of dealing with some of their biggest clients in the market, discussing ideas

and production to reach and exceed the client's expectations.

- Freelance Photographer (United Arab Emirates)

December 2011 - April 2013


Dealing with various types of clients with different types of photography desires to turn their

ideas into reality and become one of the best fashion photographers in the market.

This has granted me a high rank for very well-known local brands and businesses.


- Alyazya Studio (Abu Dhabi)

Senior Photographer, Final Re-toucher

July 2009 - December 2011


Handling all types of photoshoots, editing, meeting clients, arranging

photography session's location and equipment.


- Black & White Studio (Abu Dhabi)

Photographer and Retoucher

December 2006 - June 2009


Handling Clients' photoshoots and photo editing, meeting clients, arranging

equipment and locations.

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