Zulkarnain lacks fingers, but practices his own unique form of dexterity by using his face, mouth, and the extra skin on his arms to operate his professional camera. He even owns a company named DZOEL in order to manage his business.
“I don’t want people to see my pictures and think of who I am – I just want them to see my creativity,” Zulkarnain told Al Jazeera. There is absolutely no doubt that Zulkarnain is an inspiration to everyone that no matter your struggles, we can do anything we dream of.
Achmad Zulkarnain is an Indonesian photographer with a unique set of challenges
The 24-year-old was born without hands and legs, but that didn’t crush his resourceful and passionate spirit
He lacks fingers, but manages to operate a camera using his face, mouth, and extra skin on his arms
He uses a laptop to edit and retouch all of his photos
He drives around in his custom-made go-cart
“I don’t want people to see my pictures and think of who I am – I just want them to see my creativity”
See Achmad in action below, and remember that any obstacle can be overcome with enough determination