Seyed Abolfazl Shobeiri is a Research Master student of HLCS (Historical, Literal and Cultural Studies) at the Radboud University of Nijmegen. In his BA thesis, he primarily focused on comparative visual research between American New Topographers and their Iranian counterparts. During his MA, he explored the notion of place vis-à-vis the ways in which it can extend our understanding of the landscape in the visual arts, with special attention for landscape photography.