Padma Shree award winning photographer Raghu Rai is one of India’s best known and most respected artists, and who’s life has been documented by both national and international agencies. While National Geographic, CNN and BBC made documentaries on him as part of the greatest photographers of the world in early 2000s, the Ministry of External Affairs made a comprehensive documentary on him in 2010. His works are a permanent collection at Bibliothic Nationale (Paris), National Gallery of Modern Art (India) and many other private collectors and museums.
With a career spanning over 25 years, Dinesh Khanna has created images for Advertising, Editorial and Corporate clients, specifically in the area of Food, Still-life, People and Interiors. Dinesh has a chequered career path, having done everything from selling Calculators in Chawri Bazaar to clearing tables! However, in 1990 he finally succumbed to what can probably be blamed on genetic coding – the desire to make images. A veteran in the industry, Dinesh is a fundamental part of the Delhi Photo Festival – one of the most well known celebrations of photography in India today.
Spanish documentary wedding photographer Susana Barbera’s work is inspired by the art of street photography. Susana’s images are filled with action and intensity. Recipient of many celebrated awards like Fearless, ISPWP and Junebug Weddings, Susana has been a speaker at several renowned conventions across Europe, USA and South America. Furthermore, she has also been a judge in many photography contests such as Fearless, Inspiration Photographers, Myweb, Masters of Dutch Photography, and Best Europe photographers.
Having moved to India from Israel in 2002, Sephi Bergerson is one of India’s best known documentary wedding photographers. At age 21, after completing three years in a paratroops regiment of the Israeli army, Sephi moved to New York City to pursue his interest in photography. In 2001 he was elected president of the Professional Photographers Association in Israel. After more than 10 years as an advertising and commercial photographer, in early 2002, Sephi closed his studio and moved to India to follow his dream to be a documentary photographer.
After a stable run in his software career in the United States, Amar was amongst the early photographers who pioneered artistic wedding photography in India. Wedding photography being his forte, he founded Studio A. Amar Ramesh is a creative photographer with a rooted love for heritage and architecture. “Photography is a window of happiness”, he says and we see, as his pictures are mostly framed on the positivity that he finds around him.
With over 15 years of experience as a photographer behind him, Abhinav is amongst India’s best known wedding photographers. Having worked as a Visual effects supervisor for films in both Hollywood and Bollywood, he now brings creative and technical excellence to Magic Weavers, his studio in India. Innovating new ways of content delivery to clients is his forte. All the experience of working in films translates into better products for clients!
Chief optimist of design agency, my encounter with photography was pure chance. I enjoy shooting not just great pictures but fantastic memories. I love the happiness surrounding weddings. I guess that is why I enjoy capturing the warm and intimate moments that make not just great pictures but fantastic memories peppered with candid instants.
With more Facebook fans than rock stars, it is not difficult to notice the 6″3′ tall Hari Menon roaming around with a camera trying to capture nature’s bounty through his lens. An instinctive photographer, his magical touch is evident in the numerous photos he has taken ranging from stills to faces, and abstract to reality. He is known to capture images from day to day life and render them immortal. His play of colours and shapes in the photos he clicks talk deeply about his passion and love for photography.
Delhi based Badal and Raja Jain, are known across India for being a part of the weddings of some of the biggest names in the country. They have been featured on CNBC as Young Turks for their path breaking innovative ideas in fields of wedding film & photography. Their pioneering approach have been widely written in premiere publications such as Forbes India, Wall Street Journal, People, Marwar, Times of India etc. The real magic lies in their unobtrusive approach and calculated vision that puts in the right place, at the right time!