Shahzad Bhiwandiwala, is an award-winning internationally published commercial photographer and educator from Mumbai, India. After a brief stint in the corporate world of Human Resources, he decided to make a career out of his passion for photography. He is an alumnus of the Academy of Art University, San Francisco and the Eddie Adams Workshop Batch XXXIII.
As he started creating his own stories, Shahzad chose photography as his medium to tell the stories that mattered most to him. In his pursuit of being the best version of the artist he can be he has racked up a few achievements that are particularly noteworthy; a 1st place Advertising-Fashion awardee at the International Photography Awards (IPA), Communication Arts Photo Annual Award winner, a former professor in the Art & Art History (Photography) department at San Jose State University and a Diversify Photo – Up Next Photographer. Shahzad’s work has also been covered by Vogue India, Profoto India, aPhoto Editor, Verve Magazine, MW Magazine and many more.