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Photo journalist Harish Tyagi, currently a Chief photographer (Indian sub-continent) for the European Press Photo Agency EPA and also worked with India's leading newspapers viz The Indian Express and The Times of India. With an extensive portfolio of work spanning over a decade his contributions in the field of news, current affairs and environment have won him critical acclaim and many prestigious awards.

Harish Tyagi

Chief Photographer EPA

He is not only the double recipient of the National Media Fellowship for photojournalists from the National Foundation for India during 2000-2001 in which he studied and photographed "The impact of pollution in the Yamuna river and ways to combat it".

Joao Ponces de Carvalho studied MA in History/Arts History, University of Lisbon, Portugal, 1982.Documentary and Cinematography Workshops at the L.V. Prasad Film Academy, Chennai, India in 2011.Professor of Film & Television Production in the Acting Course, Lusiada University, Lisbon in 2009.His some famous publiched books- "Bela Seleccao", Photography commercial booklet, Intermezzo ed in 2003.

Joao Ponces de Carvalho

Portuguese Film Director

Joao Ponces de Carvalho is a Portuguese Film Director. He studied MA in History/Arts History, University of Lisbon, Portugal, 1982.Professor of Film & Television Production in the Acting Course, Lusiada University, Lisbon in 2003.

Louis Kleynhans is an International Award Winning Photographer, specializing in freelance, travel, culture, editorial and documentary photography. Based in South Africa and working all over the world keeps Louis extremely busy, began when he worked as a photojournalist for regional, national and international newspapers, magazines and publications.

Louis Kleynhans

Photographer NGC

Louis Kleynhans is an International Award Winning Photographer based in South Africa.Louis's dedication enhanced by his love for travel, history and cultural exchange.

Mohamed Hossam was born in Giza, Egypt. He is a Photographer & Photo Editor studied B.Sc(Mass Comm.) from Akhbar Al-Youm Academy in 2008.Full Time Photographer & Photo editor at Al-Masry Al-Youm Daily Independent Newspaper (2007-Present), Photojournalist at Anadolu Turkish News Agency (2012-Present).Freelance Photojournalist at AP, EPA and Reuters.Won first prize in Egypt Press Photo 2008 and 2009.

Mohamed Hossam

Photojournalist

He is a Full Time Photographer & Photo editor at Al-Masry Al-Youm Daily Independent Newspaper.Worked on various professional multimedia projects this year.

43 years old professional photographer is among few pioneers who switched to digital imaging 13 yrs ago & today specializes in Interior, Architecture, Industrial & Gigapixel 360 degree panoramic photography.Worked for agencies like MUDRA, LINTAS & O&M ,WOODLAND, LG electronics etc. He has done over 65 workshops teaching various form of photography and have trained over approx 8000 photographers in India and abroad.

Ranjan Sharma

Professional Photographer

He is a professional photographer is among few pioneers who switched to digital imaging 13 yrs ago. Ranjan is famous for Architecture and Gigapixel 360 degree panoramic photography.He teaches both basic & advance courses in digital imaging.

Vikash Kalra transforms the landscapes around him. He creates architectural landscape with its mirror reflection emphasizing that there is always a hidden other to everything. His work has been in many solo, curated as well as group shows in India including Indian art fair 2012 with Art Konsult Travancore Art Gallery, New Delhi, 2008, 60 years of Independence, Rashtrapati Bhawan, New Delhi, 2007, Rang Art Gallery, New Delhi, 2006, etc.

Vikash Kalra

Artist

Vikash Kalra transforms the landscapes around him as if he were in a divine frenzy. Highly expressionistic in his approach, he creates architectural landscape with its mirror reflection.

Behind the Scenes

We the Team

We want to take away all the reasons for you to not take up photography. So if you feel lack of motivation to shoot, there are group activities like Heritage Photowalks where you can participate. Bought a camera? Join our workshops.If you are the backpacker kinds, join us for our Photo Capture Trips. If you can't travel, participate in the weekly assignment on our facebook page. Finally, if there's no platform for you to showcase, participate in DPC's exhibitions!.