About Mustapha Azab
Mustapha Azab is a Syrian full-time portrait professional photographer with over 20 years of experience. He’s often commissioned by leading global brands, companies, and names to deliver exquisite photography that mixes the elements of light and dark as well as the emotions of the people to bring out equally stunning portraits.
Mustapha’s work covers portraits, beauty and fashion photography for clients. He also shoots editorial covers for Forbes, Zahrat Alkhaleej, and other prominent names. Mustapha’s photography stands out when it comes to large events. He notices the small details and captures the moments no one else can. His photography brings people’s portraits to the life with the raw emotions and power each holds.
- Member of the Board of Directors of the Arab Photographers Union.
- General Supervisor of the Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al-Nahyan Award for Arabian Horse Photography.
- He worked for Dubai Media Incorporated from 2011-2018 at Al Bayan, a newspaper that won the Forbes.
Middle East Award for the most powerful newspaper on social media in the Arab world.
- He later moved to work at Abu Dhabi Media Corporation from 2018 to date where he currently works.
for Zahrat Al Khaleej magazine which has more than 200,000 print circulations per week.
Jury Member - Photography Awards
For Mustapha, shooting for brands means capturing their unique identity and style. With a keen eye for details and a deep understanding of brands, their aesthetics, and all the small details that brings out their uniqueness, Mustapha tells the brand’s story and invokes a deeper connection with those who follow the brand.