Member Monday Featuring Khalid Alghamdi

Happy Member Monday everyone! We’re very excited to kick off this week with some stellar work from longtime KelbyOne Member, Khalid Alghamdi.

This gorgeous black and white image provides a glimpse into life on the streets of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

About the Photographer

  • Hometown: I was born in the Saudi city of Jeddah
  • Years in Photography: I have almost six years in photography and videography.
  • Years as a KO Member: I am a member since September 15, 2016.

About the Photo:

Photo by: Khalid Alghamdi
  • Location: The shot was in the center of Jeddah in the early morning.
  • Any additional description of the photograph:  Used in Sony a7iii  camera lens Sony SEL1635Z FE 16-35mm F4 ZA OSS.
  • Gear/Software Used: The image was processed by Lightroom and Photoshop.
Photo by: Khalid Alghamdi

Describe your creative style in 3 words.

The idea, the angle, then the capture.

Tell us about a time you struggled or failed with your photography, and how you overcame it.

Beginning in the practice of photography was difficult, but joining the KelbyOne community and practicing photography with passion and love with friends contributed a lot to the development of my level.

What sparked your love of photography?

Record the moment and savor life.

What’s your favorite class on KelbyOne?

From Taking to Making: The Secrets to Great Photographs by artist Ibarionex Perello.

Connect with Khalid

Currently, Khalid posts his work on his website. Go take a look around and see if you find any images you like!

Thank you for joining us for another Member Monday! If you haven’t yet, be sure to submit your photos for a chance to receive a Member Monday feature of your own.