Photographer Laith al-Moussawi, who is working at the al-Kafeel Center for Artistic Production and Photography, affiliated with the Media Department of the al-Abbas's (p) Holy Shrine, won first place in the Sixth International Competition (Love of Muharram) held by the Iranian Ministry of Culture and Information, in which (1480) photographers from twenty countries participated with(10230) art work.
Laith Al-Moussawi told Al-Kafeel Network: "This competition is considered one of the important international competitions, which witnesses wide participation by international photographers and is held annually, and I participated with a photo entitled (Al-Hussein, the Ship of Salvation), and as a result of the strength of the participating works, the competition was strong among the participants. And I got first place."
He added: "The photo I took was taken from an artistic angle that has not been taken before, and it showed the two holy shrines of Imam al-Hussayn and his brother Aba al-Fadl al-Abbas (peace be upon them) at the evening time, and it was in accordance with the conditions and criteria of the competition in terms of axis, topic and other technical matters."
In conclusion, Al-Moussawi thanked the administration of the al-Abbas's (p) Holy Shrine and its media department, for their support and for creating all the appropriate conditions for creativity.