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AWARDED & EXHIBITED

September 2021

Won several awards (18+) both nationally and globally. Few key awards;

  • Sep 2021: 3rd Place in SITTP - Urban Stories Photography Competition

  • Jun 2020: "Winner" in a world reputed "#ThisIsGender 2020 Photo Competition" organised by "Global Health 50/50"

  • June 2020: "Finalist" in a world reputed "Creative Photo Awards 2020" organised by SIENA Awards

  • May 2020: "Top 100 Photographs of the Year 2019" in a world reputed contest organised by 35Awards. Will be published in "5th 35Awards" catalogue

  • Nov 2019: "FIP Silver" in "1st Oradfame National Salon"

  • July 2019: "YPS GOLD" in "YPS International Salon 2019"

  • Apr 2019: Selected as "Photo of the Day" & Published in "National Geographic Global Website". Received 95+ Likes in NG Instagram Post

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Top 1000 Photos out of 600k

July 2021

CEWE Photo Award

This photo is among the 1,000 best photos chosen by the judges. This time a total of 606,289 photos from 170 countries were submitted making the CEWE Photo Award once of the largest photo competition in the world.

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Among Top 100 Photographer

June 2021

Was among top 100 photographers in wildlife category - 35Awards 2020

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Finalists

June 2021

35Awards 2020

Few photographs this year came pretty close, were in 3rd round within the last 100 photos, but did not manage to cross the line this time…

444k Photos | 123k Photographers | 173 Countries

Top 300 Wildlife Nominations

Top 3% Landscape Nominations

Top 100 Wildlife Photographers

Top 100 Indian Photographers

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PHOTO OF THE DAY

December 2020

Winner of "Dance of Lights" contest organised by Canon India via Instagram

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PHOTO OF THE DAY

August 2020

The photo of "Malabar Gliding Frog" was selected and awarded "Photo of the day" by one of the reputed photography online magazine - Smithsonian 

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AWARDED & EXHIBITED

August 2020

Won 6 awards in National and International Salon/Exhibitions & other contests. Few key awards;

  • July 2020: "Judges Choice" in "PABEL 4th International Small Print & Digital Salon", a Print Salon

  • June 2020: "Club GOLD" in "Artistic National Salon 2020"

  • Jan 2020: "FIP Bronze" award in "1st Piyush Purohit Memorial National Print Salon".

  • Jun 2019: The "Winner" in "Monument" photography contest held by "World Photographers Club (WPC)".

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AWARDED & EXHIBITED

July 2020

Won a "Club HM" Award under "Water" category in an international contest "5th Danube Digital Circuit 2020" organised by Romania.

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COVER PAGE ON TEXTBOOK

June 2020

This photograph is featured on a book "Religion Matters" as a cover page. written by Stephen Prothero. He is an American scholar of religion, a professor of religion at Boston University and the author of eight books on religion in America, including the New York Times bestseller "Religious Literacy".

This book is published by W. W. Norton & Company, which is an American publishing company based in New York City. Available in printed book as well as digital copies.

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PHOTO OF THE DAY

June 2020

The photo was selected and awarded "Photo of the day" by one of the reputed photography online magazine - Smithsonian 

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PHOTO OF THE DAY

December 2020

Did a portfolio shot of an colleague which was later published in HSBC website and social media

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AWARDED & EXHIBITED

June 2020

Won 6 awards in National and International Salon/Exhibitions. Few key awards;

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AWARDED, EXHIBITED & PUBLISHED

June 2020

Won 9 awards in National and International Salon/Exhibitions. Few key awards;

  • Jun 2020: "Winner" in a world reputed "#ThisIsGender 2020 Photo Competition" organised by "Global Health 50/50"

  • Jan 2020: "FIAP Ribbon" in "6th Jodhpur International Circuit 2020"

  • Jan 2020: "Club GOLD & Bronze" in "Nano Circuit 2019"

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ONLINE SESSION

July 2020

Invited to hold a session on "Architecture Photography" for students and buddy photographers from "Symbiosis School of Photography", Pune (India).

The session was on "Architecture", focusing on the key techniques and tips on improving architecture photography. Another aspect which interested the students was on creating an impactful portfolio and the commercial aspect of this genre of photography.  

A very interactive session with good set of questions raised during the session.

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AWARDED & EXHIBITED

June 2020

Won 6 awards in National and International Salon/Exhibitions. One of the key awards;

Jan 2020: "FIP Silver" in "1st Piyush Purohit Memorial National Print Salon"

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AWARDED

June 2020

"Consolation Prize" in all India "Akshaya Pathra - Annual Photography Contest 2019" under category "Smile".

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AWARDED & EXHIBITED

January 2020

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AWARDED & EXHIBITED

November 2019

Won an "Club CM" Award under "Colorful" category in "1st Oradfame National Salon"

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AWARDED & EXHIBITED

November 2019

Won "FIP HM" Award under "Travel" category in "Foto Art 1st National Digital Salon"

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EXHIBITED

August 2019

Part of "YPS Exhibition" called "Framed" held in "Karnataka Chitrakala Parishad", Bengaluru (India)

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AWARDED & EXHIBITED

January 2019

"Overall Winner" of "Global HSBC Water Programme Photography Competition 2018". A series of photography won award under category "Our Changing World".

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AWARDED & EXHIBITED

June 2019

The "Winner" under "Our Changing Climate" in "Global HSBC Water Programme Photography Competition 2018"

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PUBLISHED in Global HSBC Website

January 2019

Published in "HSBC Global Website" (hsbc.com) under "Our Investment Case" page as a binary image in the front page

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AWARDED

January 2019

"Awarded" for best "Toehold Post Processed", off the RAW image provided by ToeHold

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AWARDED

January 2019

"Awarded" for best "Toehold Post Processed", off the RAW image provided by ToeHold

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AWARDED

January 2018

Won "Photo of the Week" Award by "I Shot It" 

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SHOWCASED in DAVOS, Swiss

January 2018

Selected and Wall Hung in the lobby of "World Economic Forum 2018" held in "Davos, Switzerland". 

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AWARDED & EXHIBITED

November 2017

Won "Club Ribbon" Award under "Travel" category in "VIBGYOR International Digital Art-Foto Circuit"

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PUBLISHED in National Geographic

August 2017

Selected & Published in "NatGeo Travellers" as a part of "Daily Shot" Contest. It was also published in NG Twitter & FB handles.

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AWARDED & EXHIBITED

July 2017

First award in a reputed competition. Won "Club CM" award under "Nature" category in "ZoomIn Goa 1st National Digital Salon 2017"