Afshin Valinejad
International Photographer and Correspondent

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Valinezhad, an international photographer and correspondent. He is one of the few journalists in the world who was able to obtain permission to attend Fukushima following the Japanese earthquake and tsunami in 2011, which led to the explosion of a nuclear power plant.
Afshin has more than 70 trips to radioactive contaminated areas, producing several thousand photographs and films from those areas;
He has already talked in TEDxKyoto about these personal trips and adventures and you are welcomed to google and watch it.
Mr. Valinezhad is currently working to produce two films and documentary to present them simultaneously and he is doing that alongside his journalistic activities.
The "Fukushima’s passenger" as a portraiture documentary, in which Afshin's life and his travels and adventures is used as the subject of it, has just arrived at the 12th Cinema Haghighat International Film Festival .