The current COO of White Star Photo Pvt. Ltd. (a photographic firm). Arif Mahmood started photography in 1985, areas of interest being photojournalism, portraiture and fashion. He has contributed editorial work for all major publications in Pakistan and abroad. Arif has twenty-nine publications to his credit, including limited edition portfolios and books. He has had fifteen solo exhibitions in Pakistan. His photographs are in the permanent collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, USA. He has three monographs on the city of Karachi, one on Tharparkar, Sindh, and a monograph called Silent Rage, which is part of a compiled quartet.