Jashim Salam is an award-winning documentary photographer, photojournalist, and editor whose work has been publish in The Sunday Times Magazine, Lens Blog, New York Times, Wired, Spiegel, The Washington Post, Newsweek, The Observer, Wall Street Journal, New Internationalist, The Guardian, The Telegraph, NPR, The Sun, Reporters Without Borders, National Geographic, Reuters, Associated Press, Zuma Press, and Sipa Press.
Jashim has graduated in photography from Pathshala, The South Asian institute of Photography and Media Academy. He has also studied a Post Graduate Diploma in Visual Journalism through a scholarship program of World Press Photo at the Konrad Adenauer Asian Center for Journalism (ACFJ) at Ateneo De Manila University in the Philippines.
Represented by ZUMA press (USA), The Rout Gallery (Netherlands), He has been teaching in photography workshops and seminars for aspiring young photographers regularly. He is also a mentor to many photographers.
Many of Jashim Salam’s works have been featured in the exhibitions all over the world, including Visa Pour l'Image, in Perpignan, The Photoville Festival in New York, Atrium of the Town Hall, Berlin Parliament, Germany, Gazebook Festival in Sicily, Italy The Hague, Netherlands, Foreign Correspondents' Club of Thailand ,Maison Familiale Pro Juventute, Geneva, M.K. Ciurlionis National Museum of Art in Kaunas Photo Festival, Lithuania,
The National Theatre, China Folklore Photographic Association (CFPA), Guangzhou ,Abu Dhabi , Foreign Correspondents' Club of Thailand ,The Getty Images Gallery, London, Gallery of the French Alliance Foundation Paris, France.
Many prestigious awards such as, IPPA photographer of the year in USA, Emirates Photography award in UAE, Ian Parry scholarship in England, Fotovisura Grant in USA, Moscow Photo Award in Russia, YIPPA photojournalism Award in Korea, Jury’s special award in 6th Humanity Photo Awards in China,, FCCT photojournalism award in Thailand, IPA Street Photography Award in Singapore, Asian Press Photo Contest in China, 69th International Photographic Salon of Japan (Ashahi Shimbun) award were named to Jashim Salam.