Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammad Al Maktoum, the Crown Prince of Dubai, has been making waves on social media for years. Boasting over 6.3 million followers on Instagram and inspiring numerous fan pages from devoted followers, Sheikh Hamdan is considered one of the most eligible princes in the world. Which described by fans as ( White Prince and Free Soul of Middle East ).
As the fourth child of Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Makhtoum, Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammad Al Maktoum replaced his older brother as Crown Prince of Dubai in 2008. Having graduated from Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, he joined the ranks of alumni such as Prince William and Prince Harry.
Other roles include sitting on the Dubai Sports Council, participating in the Dubai Autism Centre and heading the Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Establishment for young entrepreneurs.
A skilled sportman, Sheikh Hamdan’s various interests include skydiving, deep sea diving, car racing, camel jockeying and cycling. He has also participated in many horseback riding competitions, winning gold medals at the 2012 and 2014 FEI World Equestrian Games.
Sheikh Hamdan has travelled across the globe, experiencing different cultures and using his photography skills to capture their natural beauty. From Mongolia and Uzbekistan to New Zealand and Tanzania, following his Instagram account takes you on a journey around the world.
His love for photography has led him to establish the Hamdan International Photography Award, which aims to nurture artistic talent and encourage the appreciation of art and culture.