I have a Bachelors of Art in English Literature, Political Science and Economics as well as a Bachelors of Journalism and Mass Communication. I have also obtained a Diploma in Web designing, Hosting & Advertisement and completed a short term course on Travel, Tourism and Management. I feel lucky to be under the guidance of my teacher Mr. Nitin Rai and my mentor, Magnum Photographer Raghu Rai.
At “Alliance Française de Delhi” from 8 -11October, 2011. Padma Shri Raghu Rai-Magnum photographer was the chief guest.
I was the official Photographer of the “Global Buddhist Congeration-2011”.
Photography Volunteer at “Delhi Photo Festival 2011”.
Currently working as a Freelance News Photographer at Demotix-London and News Pictures-France.
Worked as a Photographer and Photo Researcher at “Careers 360 Magazine-OUTLOOK GROUP” New Delhi,India.
Contributing Photographer at CORBIS images.
My work has featured prominently in international media such as The Telegraph (U.K), Yahoo-India, UK, Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines, Ireland, Our Many Stories- Hong Kong, Photojournale, Art Photofeature Magazine, Popular Photography Magazine, Lens Culture Magazine, The Blue Hour Magazine, Global Voices, Photojournalism Now, Fotojournalismus, , Liquid News Room, Radio Horytna: Egypt, Professional Photography Blog
As well as Indian media such as The Hindu,Lonely Planet-India, Rediff, Yahoo , Careers360 Magazine, Competition 360 Magazine, The Kashmir Walla Magazine, Emaho Magazine, Education World Magazine, Annual Calendar of “South Asian University” (SAU) ,New Delhi The Tehelka Foundation, Acacia Foundation,Lens Eye,Jharkhand Mirror.
Honors and Awards:
Nikon Flickr Award
Finalists in the The Hindu -Shutterbug Contest
Photo selected among the 10 best photographs to be exhibited in the Destination Emaho exhibition at Ladakh by EMAHO Magazine.