Depth of Field: The Aga Khan Beyond the Lens

“The pictures have all been very carefully chosen, I tried to find pictures that draw the viewer into the picture, that try to tell a story or make the viewer themselves imagine a story.”  Gary Otte (Source: the.Ismaili)

Photographer Gary Otte has taken many thousands of photos of Mawlana Hazar Imam’s visits to his Jamats, his meetings with world leaders, and AKDN projects across the world. In this exclusive interview, Mr. Otte describes his motivation to compile a visual record of Hazar Imam’s life and work, centered around photos taken by him and other photographers over the course of eight decades. The book, entitled Depth of Field, is available to pre-order now from The Ismaili Shop.

Ismaili Centre Conversations Canada: Depth of Field The Aga Khan Beyond the Lens – 11 July 2021. Source: The Ismaili TV (YouTube)

Read more here: Depth of Field: The Aga Khan Beyond the Lens

To coincide with the commemoration of Imamat Day, The Ismaili has secured a limited number of copies of the book Depth of Field for the Jamat to pre-order at a reduced cost, and with free shipping for all orders received by 11 August. For more details and to pre-order the book, visit The Ismaili Shop.

Author: ismailimail

Independent, civil society media featuring Ismaili Muslim community, inter and intra faith endeavors, achievements and humanitarian works.

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