(GMPSA, BPSA, EFIAP, LRPS, GPU CR4, cMoL, SSS/B, Hon. PESGSPC, GMUPHK, MIUP, MFMPA, Hon. FSWAN, FICS, EUSPA, GPU HERMES, RISF10, MERIT-ER-ISF, BEPSS, FPSI, FFIP)
Indian photographer living in Muscat, Oman.
Began photographing in late 1990‚Äôs, self taught, influenced by the arts community.
A traveler by passion and a Chemical Engineer by profession working in Oil and Gas surface facility design, capturing memories of travelogue since late 90s. Developed skill to photograph people, culture, tradition and architecture, while touring extensively across Europe and South East Asia.
Images are displayed in various photo exhibitions in UK, Dhaka, Bangladesh, Nagpur, India and also in Kolkata, India by various photography organizations and clubs. Images are shared by Nikon Middle East and Africa, and various photographic associations in Social Media.
Continuously participating in worldwide photographic competitions (Salons) since 2015 April, for Professional and Amateurs under the patronage of Federation De Photographic Art, Brussels (FIAP), Photographic Society of America, USA (PSA), Image Sans Frontiere, France (ISF), Image Colleague Society, USA (ICS), Global Photographic Union, Italy (GPU), International Union of Photographers (IUP), Master of Light (Canada) etc.
Currently having 5000+ acceptances from 85 different countries organizing Salons under FIAP, PSA, GPU, ICS, IAAP, ISF, MOL patronages, with more than 1000 different Titles and 200+ awards. Awarded pictures are displayed in organizing countries in their photo exhibitions.
Participated in various worldwide photo competitions for amateurs and professionals, some of the achievements are listed below:
– Silver Medal in Architecture category from px3 France, 2016
– Salon Diploma for ‚ÄėCamel race‚Äô by Life Press Photo, 2016
– Honorary mentions for ‚ÄėWeaver of Vigan‚Äô, ‚ÄėRoad to Eternity‚Äô, ‚ÄėTeamwork‚Äô and ‚ÄėCamel Race‚Äô in Moscow International Foto Awards, 2016
– Honorary Mention for ‚ÄėCamel Race‚Äô in ‚ÄėISA Mostra‚Äô, a Photo competition conducted by The Nagpur photo Club, India and judged by Padamsree Sri Raghu Rai, 2016
– Honorary Mention for ‚ÄėTeamwork‚ÄĚ in a photo competition, organized by Udaan School of photography and World photographers club, 2016 for best candid moments.
– Certificate of Merit for ‚ÄėCamel Race‚Äô in SAAP National photo contest, organised by State Photojournalists Association of Andhra Pradesh, India (SPAAP) in Oct, 2016.
– Honorable Mention for ‚ÄėThe Fa√ßade‚Äô under category ‚Äď Architecture, Buildings in ‚ÄėNeutral Density Photography awards, Nov, 2016
– Honorary mentions for ‚ÄėCamel Race‚Äô and ‚ÄėThe Fa√ßade‚Äô at Tokyo International Foto Awards, 2016
– Honorable Mention for ‚ÄėThe Grand Mosque‚Äô at Monochrome Awards 2016, International Black and White photography contest
– Sri P. Seshubabu memorial best sports award with cash prize opf INR 3000/- for ‚ÄėKick Boxing‚Äô at 2nd National Photo Salon, organized by State Photojournalists Association of Andhra Pradesh, India (SPAAP) in Oct, 2017.
– Two Honorable Mentions in Travel/people and in Architecture category in ‚ÄėNeutral Density Photography awards, Nov, 2017
– FIAP Best Author at Konya Culture and Tourism Directorate, 11th International Photography Competition, Turkey, Nov, 2017.
– 3rd prize in portrait category in BFPA international Photo contest, Bangladesh, Dec, 2017
– 3rd Prize in Sports and two Honorable mentions in Chromatic International Photo awards 2017.
– Finalist in the Seventh edition of HIPA ‚ÄėThe Moment‚Äô, 2017 in general category.
– 1st Prize in travel section of competition arranged by Andhra Pradesh photo journalism association, Hyderabad, india in 2018.
– 3rd prize in china travel category from China National tourist office in New Delhi in 2019.
- ‚ÄúThe Winners takes it all‚ÄĚ, an article on traditional Bullfighting in Oman was published in ‚ÄėLens Culture‚Äô Magazine, 27th issue, Dec, 2016 (https://issuu.com/israeliartmarket/docs/lens_magazine_issue_27_lowrz, page 40)
- ‚ÄúThe world thru my lenses‚ÄĚ, my travel story published in ‚ÄėLens Culture‚Äô magazine, issue 24, Sept 2016 (https://issuu.com/israeliartmarket/docs/lensmagazine24low, page 82)
- The world thru my lenses, a travel story published by World Photographers club.
- 2015, Oct ‚Äď Awarded distinction Artist-FIP (AFIP) by Federation of Indian Photography, FIP
- 2015, Dec‚Äď Awarded distinction Artist-PSI (APSI) in Travel Category from Photographic Society of India, PSI
- 2016, Feb ‚Äď Awarded distinction Crown 2 from Global Photographic Union, GPU, Italy
- 2016, Mar‚Äď Awarded Distinction Aphrodite for portfolio works by Global Photographic Union, GPU, Italy
- 2016, April ‚Äď Awarded distinction Reconnaissance-ISF4 (RISF4) by Image Sans Frontier, ISF, France
- 2016, May ‚Äď Awarded distinction PPSA by Photographic Society of America, PSA
- 2016, May ‚Äď Awarded distinction Artist ‚ÄďICS (AICS) by The Image Colleague Society, ICS, USA
- 2016, May ‚Äď Awarded distinction Fellow of UPHK (FUPHK) and Associate of UPHK (AUPHK) by United Photographers Hong Kong
- 2016, June- Awarded distinction Merite for portfolio works by Image Sans Frontier, ISF, France
- 2016, June ‚Äď Awarded distinction Excellence-FMPA (EFMPA) by Federation Multicultural Photographic Art, FMPA, USA
- 2016, June – Awarded distinction Artist-USPA (AUSPA) by United States Photographic Alliance, USPA
- 2016, Aug ‚Äď Awarded Honorary Fellow Swan (HON. FSWAN) by Swan Photo Club International, USA
- 2016, Sept ‚Äď Awarded Honorary Membership to Pascal English School and Greek School Photographic Club (Hon. PESGSPC)
- 2016, Oct ‚Äď Awarded Bronze exhibitor (BEPSS) of The Photographic Society of Singapore.
- 2016, Nov – Awarded distinction EPSA by Photographic Society of America, PSA
- 2017, Jan – Awarded distinction Fellowship-FIP (FFIP) by Federation of Indian Photography, FIP
- 2017, Jan ‚Äď Awarded Artist FIAP (AFIAP) by Federation international de Photographic Art, France
- 2017, Feb ‚Äď Awarded distinction Crown 3 from Global Photographic Union, GPU, Italy
- 2017, March – Awarded distinction Reconnaissance-ISF6 (RISF6) by Image Sans Frontier, ISF, France
- 2017, March- Awarded distinction ‘Renowned Exhibitor-Merite (ER-ISF) by Image Sans Frontier, ISF, France
- 2017 Apr ‚Äď Awarded distinction ‚ÄėHonorable IUP‚Äô (HIUP) and ‚ÄėElite IUP‚Äô (EIUP) by International Union of Photographers (IUP), China
- 2017 Apr ‚Äď Awarded distinction cMoL* by Master of Light (MOL), Canada.
- 2017, June – Awarded distinction BPSA by Photographic Society of America, PSA
- 2017 July ‚Äď Awarded distinction Licentiate of RPS (LRPS) from Royal Photographic Society (RPS), UK
- 2017 Oct – Awarded distinction MPSA by Photographic Society of America, PSA
- 2018 Jan – Awarded distinction Fellowship – PSI (FPSI) in Travel Category from Photographic Society of India, PSI
- 2018, April‚Äď Awarded Distinction Hermes for portfolio works by Global Photographic Union, GPU, Italy
- 2018, May ‚Äď Awarded distinction Fellow ‚ÄďICS (FICS) by The Image Colleague Society, ICS, USA
- 2018, June – Awarded distinction Excellence-USPA (EUSPA) by United States Photographic Alliance, USPA
- 2018, June ‚Äď Awarded distinction Master – FMPA (MFMPA) by Federation Multicultural Photographic Art, FMPA, USA
- 2018 June ‚Äď Awarded distinction ‚ÄėMaster IUP‚Äô (MIUP) by International Union of Photographers (IUP), China
- 2018, June – Awarded distinction Reconnaissance-ISF10 (RISF10) by Image Sans Frontier, ISF, France
- 2018, July ‚Äď Awarded distinction Master of UPHK (MUPHK) and Grand Master of UPHK (GMUPHK) by United Photographers Hong Kong
- 2018 Sept – Awarded Grand Progress Award by Pascal English School and Greek School Photographic Club (GPA.PESGSPC)
- 2018 Dec – Awarded distinction Crown 4 from Global Photographic Union, GPU, Italy
- 2018 Dec – Awarded Excellence FIAP (EFIAP) by Federation international de Photographic Art, France
- 2019 Jan ‚Äď Awarded SSS-Blue (SSS/B) by Sille Sanat Sarayi , Turkey
- 2019 Jan ‚Äď Awarded distinction GMPSA by Photographic Society of America, PSA
- Member of Photographic Society of America (PSA), USA, since 2015
- Member of Image Sans Frontier (ISF) , France since 2015
- Member of Royal Photographic Society, London (RPS), UK since 2016
- Life member of Photographic Society of Oman (PSO), Oman
- Life member of Photographic Society of India (PSI), India
- Life member of Federation of Indian Photography (FIP), India, country representative of FIAP
- Life member of Image colleague Society (ICS), USA since 2016
- Member of Global photographic Union (GPU), Italy since 2016
- Member of United photographers, Hong Kong (UPHK), Hong Kong since 2016
- Member of United States Photographic Alliance (UPSA), USA since 2016
- Member of Federation Multicultural Photographic Art (FMPA), USA since 2016
- Member of Photographic society of Singapore, Singapore since 2016
- Member of International Union of Photographers (IUP), China since 2017
- Member of Master of Light (MOL), Canada since 2017
- Member of Sille Sanat Saray (SSS), Turkey since 2017
- Life Member of AndhraPradesh State Journalist Society, India, since 2018.
Judging of Photo Salons:
Acting as Judge for various International photo salons under patronage of FIAP, PSA in Color, Mono, Nature, Photo travel and Photo journalism sections.
- Histogram Photo Circuit, India (PSA 2017/394, FIAP 2017/531-532-533)
- Singur photo festival, India (PSA 2017/397, FIAP 2017/064)
- Photo Carnival International salon (PSA 2017/213, FIAP 2017/071)
- Sun Shadow 1st International Circuit (PSA 2017/373, ICS 2018/133SP)
- Bangladesh Salon, Bangladesh (PSA 2018/485, FIAP 2018/537)
- Photon Circuit, Bosnoia and Herzegovina (PSA 2018/485)
- 5th¬† Salon Singdunum 2019 by Serbia PHOTO Association, Serbia
Nikon D4S and D700 DSLR Camera Bodies, with 14-24mm f2.8, 24-70mm f2.8, 70-200mm f2.8, 105mmf2.8, 24mm f2.8, 35mm f2, 50mmf1.4, 200-500mmf5.6 Nikon Lenses, Lucroit Hitech and Singh Ray Filter system, SB910, SB800 and SB700 Speedlite, Manfrotto and Mefoto tripods with Benro Ballhead and Wimberley Gimbal head.
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