About Saurabh Chatterjee
Saurabh has two missions in his life – to see INDIA and to make every camera owner a great photographer. He has travelled far and wide across the country capturing the flavour of the place he visits.
He has been trained in Photography by German Photographer – Barbara Bechloff and holds a certificate in Basic Photography from Osmania University and Advanced Photography from City of Glasgow College, UK
He was awarded honorary UPI Diploma in Photojournalism in HAN PIJESAK 2013 organised by ARTPHOTO in city – “Han Pijesak” in the country “Bosnia and Herzegovina”.
He won the 2nd Prize at International Photo Contest – ‘Objectif Sport’ conducted by Foundation Alliance Française, Paris, France.
He was selected to work with two German Photographers – Else Gabriel and Andreas Rost on a fully sponsored project to document the Role of Fisherwomen in Kasimedu village, Chennai
He also holds a Certificate for Experential Education and Practices and Explorers Schools. He is an Eco-volunteer for Karnataka Eco-tourism. He also holds a certificate on Adventure Camp Leadership Training from ACAP (Adventure Club of Andhra Pradesh)
Saurabh guides passionate and aspiring photographers at SIA Photography through his workshops. He has trained more than 4000 enthusiasts over the past four years.
He has conducted workshops at many multinational companies like Bhabha Atomic Research Center (BARC), Mumbai,Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai Mytrah Energy, Hyderabad, United Health Group, BHEL, Laqshya Media(Hyderabad), Novartis Healthcare(Mumbai and Hyderabad), Sterling Infosystems(Mumbai)
He has also conducted courses on Photography in colleges – BITS Pilani, Hyderabad, VIT Vellore (Vellore), SRM University, Chennai, St. Aloysius College, Mangalore and Koti Women’s College, Panineeya Mahavidyalaya Institite of Dental Sciences and Research Center, Nalsar University of Law, Hyderabad, ICAT Design and Media College, Chennai and schools – Oakridge International School and INDUS International School, CHIREC Public School.
He was also invited to deliver a talk and workshop on Travel Photography at Photographic Society of Madras (PSM), Chennai – one of the oldest Photographic Societies in the world in January 2016.
He is an official trainer for SONY SLTs at Byas Academy of Photography.
He is also involved in various volunteering activities with several organizations like Art for Causes, Teach for India, Rang De, P3PA and Calalyst.
His works have been published in several national and international publications including the National Geographic Traveller, Lonely Planet, Timeout Explorer (UK), Schmap (Ireland), India Coffee Table book (Poland), The National (Dubai), Dromedar (Slovakia), etc. He is a regular contributer to Deccan Herald, Deccan Chronicle, Discover India, Timeout Explorer, FEMINA, Jetwings International travel magazine, Maharashtra Ahead, the official magazine of the Directorate General of Information and Public Relations, Government of Maharashtra, Coffee Table on India – 29 Indias One Nation
Saurabh was featured in The Hindu, Indian Express, The Times of India, The Hindustan Times, Deccan Chronicle, Indian Eagle Travel Beats travel portal and Go Hyderabad Magazine
He has won several national and international awards for his works.
He has worked on several prestigious assignments including one for National Innovation Foundation, Dept. of Science and Technology, Govt. of India to document the innovations of the people of North-east India.
He is also a mentor for Catalyzer an initiative which provides a support system for startups.
Pictures – http://www.flickriver.com/photos/krsaurabh/popular-interesting/
Published Pictures / In News – http://siaphotography.in/saurabh-chatterjees-published-pictures-in-news/
On Facebook – http://facebook.com/saurabhchatterje
Featured and Interviewed
Interview at 121clicks.com
Interview at Smile Art Beats
Interview at IndiaCafe24
Interview at Campus Diaries
Featured in Indian Eagle Travel Beats
Featured in Costalife Website
Interview at Samata’s blog
Featured in DesiTraveller – one of the top travel blog of India
Featured in award.io, a UK-based magazine
Interview on AIR FM Rainbow 10.9
Interesting Pictures, well, flickriver says so 🙂