About the Photographer
Masrat Zahra is an internationally acclaimed independent photojournalist from Kashmir. Her work has appeared in several media organizations including Washington Post, Al Jazeera, The Sun, TRT World, The New Humanitarian, Caravan and others. Through her pictures she brings out glimpses of everyday life in Kashmir. She is the recipient of the 2020 Peter Mackler award for ethical and courageous journalism and the 2020 Anja Neidringhaus award by the International Women’s Media Foundation.