PP: How did you discover photography, especially analog photography?
HO: Fashion led me to it. When I was young, I used to document my outfits and then fell in love with photography, and never thought that there were different formats until I saw old magazines and wondered how they took those pictures! Then I discovered film photography and everything changed for me
PP: What role does social media play for you as photographer?
HO: It’s a huge platform to express through! And for me, it connected me to like-minded people and is an eye opener for sure
PP: Your subjects are often your friends and other Saudi creatives, can you tell us a little bit about the emerging Saudi creative scene?
HO: Well, how I pick my subjects is me searching for visually interesting people, then meeting them and building a friendship before making them the subject of my camera, and now, whoever thinks they fit in my work they just approach me. Now it’s a scene where everyone knows everyone and it keeps getting bigger because it’s so influential