I was inspired to choose photography growing up around a family friend who took photos on many of our trips together while living in Kenya. As a young adult, I studied photography under O.P. Sharma at Triveni Kala Sangam...
I have been visiting my country of birth India and documenting its people, culture, festivals and its Landscape. I have been entering them in competitions and have won a few awards. The highest award was for Off the ground in 2013. I won The Photographer Of The Year 6th annual color awards London, International Color Awards for Off the ground a photo of a tribal child pushig a cycle rim. The same photo won Directors Choice award from Photo place gallery Vermont 2015, juried by James P Blair National Geographic photo editor (Retired)