Zirrar is a writer and photographer who has spent the last decade travelling the east from North Africa, Egypt, Hejaz to the lands of Khorasan. His work reflects a vision of cultural and identity revivalism, where the might and beauty of Islam can be re-discovered and shared. He is also an active writer and commentator in the fields of Islamic Art and Architecture as well as Orientalism, especially in modern travel photography.

Zirrar recently published his first poetry book titled Enwrap and is currently working on an English translation of poetry by the poet and philosopher Muhammad Iqbal.