Ali Sharifzade was born in 1992 in Tehran, Iran.
He graduated of photojournalism at news university and film making at Iranian youth cinema society. He began working professionally in the Iranian press when he was 22, at Pana News Agency.
His projects are about social issues and the younger generation in Iran.
He has been working on stories about the sports backstage and athletes in Iran for a while.
He won the Photo Festival from image of the year award in three years 2016-2018 in a row.