About Syed Hasnain Raza (Wildlife Photographer and MPCEN Founder)
Raza Started photography in late 2009 and professionally started in 2010 when he was doing his Masters in Fine Arts degree with Majors (Video/Photography). Very soon he started to work as freelance and land in his first project in 2011 with WWF-Pak on World Wetlands Day project where he made series of videos for World Wetlands Day including a music video for Wetlands. Later he worked with many Production houses, Media companies in his home country and abroad. In 2013 he developed interest for macro photography that became the start for a focus and interest in nature related films and media. In 2014 he worked on a Project for a famous film company. It was a natural history documentary “Margalla Urban Wilderness”. From there he started to work on his own project and in 2015 he started his own Film Company (Find Focus Films) to make awareness films for Nature & Environment.
After working for mainstream media & Films, Fashion Photography, Corporate events, Raza found his purpose in 2014 to work for nature, environmental issues and started Find Focus Films in 2015. In 2016 he came to Malaysia for his Research in Multimedia Environmental Education in Multimedia University. Where he is doing his research. alongside his research he started to increase his knowledge and studied & research more about nature & environment. He attended workshops did short courses and became qualified in “Disaster Risk Reduction”, “Climate Change Adaptation”, “Ecosystems Based Adaption”, ” Water Addressing Global Crisis”. Besides he worked with International Organization as volunteer and got memberships from IUCN, EcoSystems & Restoration Camps, UNEP & others.
About Media Project on Conservation Environment & Nature
MPCEN is an Initiative by “Find Focus Films” to fund & start the Multimedia based projects for Conservation of Nature & Environment. The propose & objective of this initiative is to spread the Awareness Education for Environmental Issues in different parts of the world, in order to bring and start a large scale Environmental action. The project focus on certain geographic locations and the environmental problems and crisis faced in that area. First, by establish communication and assess the level of awareness, then the start of Multimedia Based Awareness campaigns programs that leads to Environmental Acton in that particular location. MPCEN believe that in this present time the role of Multimedia is more crucial than ever before.