Recent photo submissions from Kedar Bhat
About Kedar Bhat
Physics graduate academically, photography is my hobby turned profession. Starting with Astrophotography, my interest in photography keeps shuffling from editorial, nature-wildlife, macro, Interior/Architectural, landscape & travel photography. I have been a freelance Photojournalist for almost 15 years taking assignments from National & regional newspapers & magazines like TOI, The-Week, Outlook etc.
I conduct Photography Workshops, Post-Processing workshops and lead Photography Tours in collaboration with various organizations, tourism companies and institutes. I look after the Photography training and instructions while the host organizations are responsible for bookings and other logistical support.
I am a visiting faculty at few institutes & conduct talks & workshops to corporate clients besides my personal Photography & Photo editing workshops. I have been freelancing throughout my career except in 2006-07 when I joined Outlook group of publications for a very short time.
I have been a judge at prestigious contests like Better Photography Magazine's Wildlife Photographer of the Year contest
Major contributions in the past: Mint - Business paper, Forbes India, PTI, Times of India, Hindustan Times, Indian Express, The-week, Outlook, Maharashtra Times, Loksatta, Sakal, Saamna, Prahar etc.
Conducted photography workshops in the past at:
Photography workshop for Unesco
National centre for science communicators etc.
Guest lectures at various colleges and BMM courses in Mumbai-Pune
- Wildlife photographer of the year 2004 - Mumbai Press club photo competition.
- 2nd place, Pro division, 2009 National Wildlife Photo Contest, Landscapes and Plants category organized by US based National Wildlife federation.
- First place at Astrophotography contest at IIT Kanpur