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:
- 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,
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
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.