News & Updates

2016(to be updated soon!)

2015 (to be updated soon!)

2014

  • Rahman's work on the ill-fated flight MH370's story for The New York Times front the cover for International, US, Europe, and Asia edition, March, 2014
  • Rahman's coverage of the ill-fated flight MH370's story has been widely published all around the world, in publication such as TIME, NEw York Times, Bloomberg Newsweek, Big Boston Globe, etc, Malaysia, MArch-April, 2014
  • Rahman has been commissioned by New York Times to photograph a story about reconstruction of the ill-fated flight MH370, Beijing, March, 2014
  • Rahman has been commissioned by Shell-Ferrari through Edelman UK to cover Shell-Ferrari Formula one closed door event in Kuala Lumpur, March 2014
  • Rahman leads a team of production for Teach For Malaysia to produce their 2014 recruitment video in Penang, February 2014
  • Rahman has been commissioned by Yamaha through Getty Global Assignment to cover Yamaha Moto GP press conference in Kuala Lumpur, February 2014
  • Rahman has been commissioned by Women Tennis Association through Getty Global Assignment to cover their Singapore WTA Championship campaign tour which features the legendary Chris Evert and the upcoming star Eugenie Bouchard, Singapore, January 201

 

2013

  • Rahman self-published his first book titled "Between The Rivers". It is a limited edition with only 40 copies available, December 2013
  • Rahman has been commissioned by Seven Magazine through Getty Global Assignment to photograph Bumi Armada's new CFO, Kenny Murdoch for their cover, December 2013
  • Rahman travels to Tacloban to document the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan, Phillipines, November 2013
  • Rahman has been commissioned by The International New York Times to photograph a story about Brunei implementing Hudud law, Brunei, November, 2013
  • Rahman has been commissioned by The International New York Times to photograph a story about alcohol ban in Bali, Indonesia, August 2013
  • Rahman has been featured in a campaign called "Everyday Malaysian Heroes" by Edelman featuring fellow Malaysians doing inspiring things, Kuala Lumpur, August 2013. 
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  • The videos can be watch at : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yXMBuF_G-ns
  • Rahman travels to Sarawak to photograph the world famous Borneo Rainforest Music Festival in Santubong, June 2013
  • Rahman leads a team of photographers and videographers for Harinder Veriah Trust to produce a short documentary video on their fight against education inequity in Malaysia, June 2013
  • Rahman has been commissioned by Getty Images to cover the Women Delivery Conference, attended by VVIP such as HRH Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway and HRH Crown Princess Mary of Denmark in Kuala Lumpur, June 2013
  • Rahman has been invited to present his work along side Getty Images Vice-President Christian Toksvig at the AdTech Conference in Singapore, June 2013
  • Rahman has been commissioned by Getty Images to photograph KL Summernats in Sepang, May 2013
  • Rahman leads a team of photographers and videographers for Teach For Malaysia to document TFM Week which involved high profile personality such as Aireen Omar, The CEO of Airasia, and Azlan Iskandar, world's top squash player in northern region of Malaysia, April 2013
  • Rahman has been commissioned by Getty Images to photograph Karl Largerfeld's Chanel Cruise show in Singapore, May 2013
  • Rahman's coverage of Malaysian 13th General Election for Getty Images was published in several major publications such as The Guardian and The New York Times, May 2013
  • Rahman has been commissioned by Petrofac through Getty Global Assignment on a corporate potrait assignment in Kuala Lumpur, April 2013

2012

  • Rahman has been commissioned by Shell through Getty Global Assignment to shoot their commercial ad material, October 2012
  • Rahman travelled to Sabah to document the conflict between Sulu Army Forces and Malaysian Royal Army Forces for several clients, March 2013
  • Rahman has been commissioned by Getty Images to cover Malaysian 13th General Election, May 2013
  • Rahman was invited by Malaysia Foreign Correspondence Club to present his work in Publika, Kuala Lumpur September 2012
  • Rahman was invited to do a presentation on documentary photography in conjunction with EDICPADI Exhibition Programs in Shah Alam Gallery, September 2012
  • Rahman has been commissioned by Bloomberg to photograph world's 6th Legoland to be built (the first in Asia) in Johor, September 2012
  • Rahman participated and curated Kuala Lumpur's first documentary photography exhibition, KL.FOTOBOM which involves 14 young emerging talent from Asia in Avenue K, Kuala Lumpur, September 2012
  • Rahman has been commissioned by AFR Capital Magazine, Australia to photograph CIMB's CEO, Dato Nazir Razak in Kuala Lumpur, August 2012
  • Rahman leads a team of photographers and videographers for Teach For Malaysia to document TFM's Flipped Week which involved visit to high profile locations such as Perdana Foundation and PEMANDU office in Putrajaya, September 2012
  • Rahman has officially joined the Getty Global Assignment roster, June 2012
  • Rahman has been invited by Dali photo festival( DIPE)/ Mijing Magazine/ Asia Pioneer Photographer Award to exhibit in the upcoming festival in Dali, China in August 2012
  • Rahman has been commissioned by Wall Street Journal for the first time,an assignment of street culture fashion, July 2012
  • Rahman has been commissioned by International Herald Tribune to photograph Irene Fernandez, June 2012
  • Rahman was invited by IPA (Invisible Photographers Asia) to shares his long term projects in a IPA KL-Photo Weekend Public Talk about Long Term Projects in Asia alongside photo researcher,Zhuang Wubin, and IPA founder Kevin Lee, June 2012.
  • Rahman has been commissioned by International Herald Tribune to photograph Nur Suryani Mohd Taibi, Malaysian Olympian shooter, who will be the most heavily pregnant athlete to compete in the Olympics, in London, June 2012
  • Rahman has been commissioned by Afisha Magazine (Russia) to do a potrait of a consierge in Kuala Lumpur, May 2012
  • Rahman has been commissioned by Agence France Press to be the official photographer for EU Commissioner visit to Brunei for EU-ASEAN Ministerial Meeting, April 2012
  • Rahman leads a team of photographers and videographers for Teach For Malaysia to document TFM's Week which involved 49 high profile Malaysians to teach in selected schools around KL, Selangor, and Negeri Sembilan, April 2012
  • Rahman has been commissioned by International Herald Tribune to photograph inside the almost complete Lynas RARE earth plan in Kuantan, April 2012
  • Rahman travels to Burma to photographs the political landscape change in the country, February 2012
  • Rahman has been commissioned by International Herald Tribune to photograph a story about Methadone treatment for drug addicts in Kuala Lumpur, February 2012
  • Rahman attended a Masterclass by Alex Webb, Rebbeca Norris Webb and David Chickey from Radius Book at The National Museum Of Singapore, March 2012

2011

  • Rahman has been commissioned by several publications to photographs Bangkok flood crisis feature, November 2011
  • Rahman's work, "Nur", was projected during the opening night of Angkor Photo Festival 2011, Siem Reap Cambodia, November 2011
  • Rahman has been commissioned by International Herald Tribune to photographs Malaysian Opposotion De Facto leader, Anwar Ibrahim, December 2011
  • Rahman has been commissioned by International Herald Tribune to photographs a Christmas feature, December 2011
  • Rahman has covered 'Rare earth-Lynas' issue for John Hopkins University fellow, Jamison York and the story would run in National Public Radio, New York, October 2011
  • Rahman has been commissioned by International Herald Tribune to photographs an Islamic reality show for woman called 'Solehah', October 2011
  • Rahman has been commissioned by Sydney Herald Tribune to photograph Hishammuddin Hussein, Malaysian Minister of Home Affairs, September 2011.
  • Rahman is commissioned to photograph Taylor's University as part of 'Malaysian Education" piece for International Herald Tribune, September 2011
  • Rahman travels to Borneo as he was commissioned by International Herald Tribune to cover on a highly sensitive story about "Native Customary Right" land issues, Sept 2011
  • Rahman has been chosen by MSN Malaysia as Top 10 Young Malaysian 2011, the only photojournalist who made the list.
  • Rahman has been commissioned by The Sunday Age to photograph a refugee family that will be relocated to Australia, and front the August 7th newspaper page , Kuala Lumpur, August 2011
  • Rahman traveled to Borneo, commisioned by Universiti Malaya to investigate and photograph "Drug abuse among native Sabahan" project, August 2011.
  • Rahman's work - "Halal" will be presented by Zhuang Wubin at The National Museum of Singapore on 31st August 2011
  • Rahman has been commissioned by Sydney Morning Herald / The Age to photograph refugee stories in Kuala Lumpur, June 2011
  • Rahman has been commissioned by South China Post Magazine to photograph the controversial launching of "Obedient Wives Club" which is aimed at drawing women who will be taught how to please their husbands better to prevent them from straying or misbehaving, May 2011
  • Rahman has been commissioned by South China Morning Post to photograph Malaysian opposition political leader, Anwar Ibrahim, May 2011
  • Rahman's report on "Nur" was published by The Schuster Institute for Investigative Journalism, Brandeis University, Massachusetts May 2011
  • Rahman opens his first solo exhibition entitled "Land Of Gods and Shadows" at KLPAC which run from 9th - 29th May 2011
  • Rahman is featured in an interview with Epson FotoFlock , May 2011
  • Rahman has been commissioned by KOMAS to photographs "Racial Intergration" campaign in Malaysia involving two projects: Chinese Kelantan" and "Football" May 2011
  • Rahman has been commissioned by TIME magazine to photographs for a feature about Penang, April 2011.
  • Rahman has been nominated by Sujong Song to the world's prestigious JoopSwart Masterclass, February 2011.
  • Rahman's coverage of world's largest RARE Earth Refinery Plant in the world in Kuantan, Malaysia for New York Times has been published on Business Section front page, March 2011.
  • Rahman's work, NUR has been shortlisted in Anthropographia Human Rights Award 2011 , and chosen to be part of their travelling exhibition in locations worldwide.
  • Rahman's work NUR is published at PRIVATE online web, January 2011.
  • Rahman's work, "NUR" was published in The Invisible Photographer blog, January 2011.

2010

 

 

  • Rahman has been commissioned by Objectifs Singapore to be part of Nikon Asia website revamp, Jan-Feb 2011. His portfolio will be showcased on Nikon Asia's new website alongside other Asia's chosen photographers.
  • Rahman is commissioned by International Herald Tribune to do a profile photographs for Nurul Izzah, the youngest vice president of Malaysia's People 's Justice Party, December 2010
  • Rahman is commisioned to photograph a documentary campaign for Pfizer by JuicePharma worlwide, New York, December 2010
  • Rahman is in Siem Reap, Cambodia as one of the tutor for Anjali kids Angkor Photo Festival photography workshop, from 12th to 29th November 2010.
  • Rahman has been commisioned to document a "Human Trafficking" story in Sukabumi, Indonesia, by Tenaganita, October-November 2010
  • Rahman's Kashmir work will be projected in a Annual event of Month of Photography / Mois de la Photo 2010: “Faces of Environment”, as part of The International Year of Biodiversity, in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, November 2010
  • Rahman was featured in an article titled 'Malaysian Documentary photography' written by Zhuang Wubin for Visual Magazine, Indonesia ,September 2010.
  • Rahman is commisioned to photograph a feature about Malaysia's New Economic Policy story for TIME magazine, August 2010
  • Rahman photographs a feature of Penan tribe in Borneo's jungle for Agence France-Presse , July 2010
  • Rahman photographs a feature of the famous Imam Muda Reality Show for International Herald Tribune, July 2010
  • Rahman's Kashmir images were selected to be part of a project called 
  • "Kashmir Reflections" , a project began in Fall 2009 as a collaboration project for Ami Vitale, Walyce Almeida, and Nick Maslow — three graduate multimedia students at the University of Miami. The group wanted to create a unique collection of stories through which people could grasp both the beauty of Kashmir and the consequences of the ongoing conflict there.
  • Within a week of getting the green light on the “Team Kashmir” proposal, photojournalist Vitale had received an overwhelmingly positive response from numerous artists and journalists. The web site creators invite further contributions from artists and journalists who share the “anything for Kashmir” sentiment. Check out the work at:
  • http://labs.com.miami.edu/kashmir/wordpress/rahman-roslan/
  • Rahman is commisioned to photograph a high end property in Kuala Lumpur for New York Times Real Estate section, Jun 2010.
  • Rahman's personal project, Testimonial, was part of a group exhibition to mark the 50th Anniversary of HerWorld Magazine, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, April 2010.
  • Rahman has assisted Award winning photographer, Palani Mohan on a corporate job for SHELL, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, May 2010
  • Rahman photographed Sri Lankan and Afghan's assylum seekers in Malaysia for News Limited Agency, Australia, March 2010

2009

  • Rahman was part of Demand Dignity | Amnesty International Homelessness campaign photography exhibition hosted by The Annexe Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, December 2009
  • Rahman's work on drugs problem in Manali, India is published in Asian Geographic Photo Annual Issue December 2009.
  • Rahman's coverage on Angkor Half Marathon is published in International Herald Tribune 8th December 2009 issue.
  • Rahman is the latest members of Shalini Ganendra Fina Art Gallery resident artist.
  • NO REFUGE: BURMESE REFUGEES IN MALAYSIA
  • Rahman will be part of the NO REFUGE: BURMESE REFUGEES IN MALAYSIA, a photography exhibition organized by Annexe Gallery and SUARAM on the 15th October 2009 - 25th October 2009.The exhibition features photos by Greg Constantine, Halim Berbar, Rahman Roslan,
  • Simon Wheatley & Zhuang Wubin.
  • Rahman's work on Migrant workers issue in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia was published in International Herald Tribune, and New York Times website 
  • for 1st September 2009 issue .
  • FOUNDRY photojournalism workshop 2009
  • Rahman has won the EMERGING TALENT AWARD FOUNDRY 2009 workshop, in Manali, Hichmal Pradesh, India for his work on the effects of Marijuana trade to the local people.
  • Rahman is featured in an interwiew in BETTER PHOTOGRAPHY magazine, India for June 2009 issue.
  • Rahman is featured in The New Internationalist April Issue 2009
  • Rahman finished photographing for ‘Development of Materials for Democracy, Human Rights, and Peace in Asia’ in Malaysia , a project commissioned by UNESCO Korea. The images will be exhibited in a photo exhibition under the theme "Democracy, Human Rights and Peace in Asia" supported by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, Republic of Korea, APCEIU on the May 17 ~ May 31 2009 in Gwang-ju, South Korea.
  • Rahman has been shorlisted as one of the ten finalist for REDUX / FOUNDRY workshop scholarship 2009
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  • Rahman will be a part of OUR VANISHING HERITAGE: Photo Malaysia 2009 group Exhibition at THE ANNEXE GALLERY, Kuala Lumpur on the Sun 18 Jan to Sun 15 Feb 2009.
     
  • Rahman's coverage on the highly controversial Permatang Pauh By Election 2009 was published in E9 magazine Feb and Mac 2009 issues

 

2008

  • Rahman went on sabbatical for a year to look for his inner vision and voice.

2007

  • Rahman has been selected as one of the participant for the Free workshop of Angkor Photo Festival 2007 in Siem reap, cambodia.