Zahidul Karim Salim, born 1978, Dhaka works as a staff photojournalist for the leading Bangla daily, ‘Prothom Alo’. In 2002 while studying photography in Pathshala The South Asian Media Academy, he worked as a contributor photographer for the ‘Daily Ittefaq’. He completed graduation in photography in 2004 and became one of the founding members of Ikon Photo, a photographic firm in Dhaka. His keen interest in journalism drove him to join Prothom Alo as a photojournalist in 2006.
His works have been published in both national and international newspapers and magazines.