Pooya was born in Tehran, Iran, in 1983.
He moved to Canada at the age of 17. Pooya’s passion for photography began at his highschool photography class.
His professional career launched in 2005 when he started photographing nightlife. Pooya's work first came to notice when he was published Applied Arts in 2011.
He enjoys the full spectrum of photography – from planning large concepts fashion shoots, galleries or portrait in one on one intimate settings.
Pooya is currently in Vancouver, Canada.