Majid Farahbod - مجید فرهبد
October 21, 2013
Majid Farahbod (born June, 1983) is an Iranian music video director & photographer, also a professional graphist and cartoonist.
He began his career as a graphist when he attended conservatory where he was admired and encouraged by many of his teachers.
Following his graduation went to Shahid Beheshti University of Karaj to continue his education and starting his professional career as a photographer, illustrator, cartoonist, caricaturist and designer. Also attending in so many exhibitions, which made the way of co working with many commercial and filmmaking companies. His first professional music video job came when he was hired to do an animation project using green screen and visual effects, which ranked #1 for 2 weeks consecutively.
After the success and getting the attraction of the audiences started producing “Real” projects. His first try in this genre made it to top 20 in Persian music channel charts, peaking at 5. In 2009 he began directing and producing music videos for Iranian artists and established himself as a successful music video director in less than a year.
His trademark style in most of his videos usually has an innovations and creativity using the right angles according to aesthetics and composition and packing box, merging different methods of unique lighting and color processing.