Jak Kilby was an English photographer who was based in London for many years. He covered a varied spectrum of work, including, Art, Theatre, Dance, Music, Portraiture, Architecture, and News & Features reportage photography. He also wrote in a variety of publications on Jazz, African Music, Jerusalem, and the Palestinian issue. In his later years, he lived in Melaka, Malaysia. Following his mid-life conversion to the Muslim faith, he adopted the name Muhsin.