Zafar Ahmad's career in professional photography started in 1964. In 50 years of his constant and keen efforts, he has gone through almost all disciplines of this art. His love for nature and travel has now made landscape photography his prime interest. Zafar Ahmad's distinction as Associate of Royal Photographic Society of Britain (ARPS) is in portraiture and pictorial photography. He runs a private portrait studio for executive portraiture, a private photographic art gallery, and an offset printing press dedicated to promotional and creative work. He also delivers, occasionally, lectures on photography in various educational institutes.