Speaking to Muscat Daily
, Mohammed Hamdan al Hajri, the head of Bidiyah Team, stated, “Our team comprising 20 photographers from the wilayat came into existence in 2012.”
Speaking of the photographs, he stated, “We have clicked hundreds of photographs of tourist websites such as Bidiyah sands, other deserts, camel race competitions and faces of individuals. As a team, we market Oman internationally via these photographs on social media platforms.
“We even organise workshops for photographers from time to time to exchange expertise.”
Hajri stated that the team has participated in nearby and international competitions to raise the profile of sultanate in the planet. “I hope our effort goes a long way in attracting more tourists from abroad. I am currently working on a book on Oman’s deserts and I hope to finish it soon.”
The team can be reached via @bidiyah_photo on Instagram, @bidiyahphoto on Twitter and BidiyahPhoto on Facebook.
Information Source: Muscat Daily