Shaiful Chowdhury is a Bangladeshi photographer based in Chittagong, Bangladesh. A member of the Chittagong Photography Society since 2005, and the Photography Charcha of Kolkata, India, he also participated in workshops on photojournalism organised by DrikNEWS and the Photo Art Institute. Shaiful is currently a lecturer at the Center for Photography and Visual Art (CPVA) in Chittagong and works as a contributor to the Daily Shomokal and Heart Beat magazine.
He held a solo exhibition on World Photography Day 2008, arranged by the CPVA, and recently received the grand prize in a competition organised by Drik on climate change. The winning photo went on to be featured as majorityworld.com's Photo of the Week, and was also showcased in the Daily Jai Jai Din.