Khaled Abul-Dahab, a professional self taught photographer who envisions life and its attributes creating mood, sensation and beauty to images through the lenses of his camera.

Born in Cairo, Egypt, Abul-Dahab sensed a spirit of desert and sun along with the Egyptian magical essence of culture, and its great history; thinking snaps of such beauty would be the road to his dream

  • Khaled have worked locally and internationally with well respected art organizations .
  • Jury president of Umbria Beinnale, Italy
  • Benin International Award jury member, Nigeria
  • Curator of “Egypt by Egyptian eyes”, Egyptian ministry of culture, Egypt
  • Founder of “Professional photography courses in Dubai”, Dubai
  • Brand ambassador of “LYTRO ILLUM CAMERA”, Middle East and Africa
  • Managing editor of photography” Arab Students Magazine”, KSA
  • Member of: WEBA International Education Network

International awards

  1. Awarded for London beinnale 2015 , London, UK
  2. Awarded for Chianciano beinnale 2013 – Tuscany, Italy
  3. Awarded for the 2nd best shot worldwide in using very advanced lighting equipment during ‘Profoto International Photography contest’, USA
  4. Award for Chianciano digital art international award, Italy


  • London Beinnale 2015 “Chalse town hall” London, UK
  • Italian Chiachiano Biennale in London(2014), London, UK
  • Chiachiano Biennale, Florence Italy(2013)
  • Castello di Bauso, La Pro Loco di Villafranca Tirrena, Sicily, ITALY.(2010, 2013)
  • Gagliardi gallery, London,UK (2010,2013&2014)
  • Chianchanio Art museum, Tuscany, ITALY 2009
  • Art place, fine art sector, ministry of culture, Cairo, Egypt 2011
  • Dubai International Art center, Dubai, UAE 2009
  • Turvak cinema & TV museum, Istanbul,Turkey 2010

Photography Courses & workshops

– Al Aharam Canadian university- Cair o, Egypt

– Chelsea Town Hall, London Beinnale 2015

– Chianciano Art museum, Tuscany, Italy

– Gagliardi gallery, London

– Tervak Cinema & TV museum – Istanbul, Turkey

– Cairo Opera House – Cairo, Egypt

– Egyptian Graphic forum, Cairo University, Egypt

– Art place, fine art sector, ministry of culture, Cairo- Egypt

– Dubai International Art Centre – Dubai, UAE

– American University in Sharjah – Sharjah, UAE

– Dubai Media City, guest on MBC network –The Morning Show

TV Interviews & Shows

  • Khaled was a welcomed guest on the following TV networks and channels:
  • Dubai TV
  • Turkish TV
  • Dream TV
  • Rotana TV
  • AlhurraTV
  • D.M TV
  • PolishT.V
  • Italian T.V
  • Al Mewhar T.V
  • Nile T.V
  • Hosts his own TV photography segment on MBC Network, as apart of the morning show

“Good Morning Arabs” on a weekly basis for two full seasons.