Akhtar Hussein Photographer

The photo library of photographer Akhtar Hussein. Archives include celebrity, television, sport, theatre, movies and more.  

Akhtar Hussein was born in Tanzania. He was the eldest of 5 children, including Anwar Hussein, of a Colonial Civil Servant. With no photographic training he learnt the photography trade from his experiences covering general news and wildlife across East Africa. Akhtar became noticed by the Daily Mail newspaper and was approached to work with the paper in London where he spent many years. He gained a high reputation in the newspaper business and based himself in New York obtaining many new contacts and clients in the US media. In later years Akhtar moved to Dallas and then returned to England with his Family.

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