Mukesh Srivastava // Engineer-Photographer-Author
An Engineer turned photographer Mukesh Srivastava made a successful foray into the digital arena. With the dawn of digital photography, Mukesh embarked on a new journey half a decade ago, and this journey has seen him win critical acclaim and accolade across the world.
Hailing from Ajmer the colourful city of Rajasthan, he has a keen eye for the culture and landscape of the state. His love for the city of sand dunes, camels and caravan has reaped him many honours and achievements.
Mukesh is a qualified Engineer with Post graduate in Digital Electronics from Indian Institute of Sciences. He is currently engaged with Nikon India as their Official Mentor.
He resides with his family in the “Coal City” of Dhanbad, Jharkhand.
He has captured images in almost every genre of photography. He loves capturing raw expression of people around the world. He has more than 15000 images in stock.
To explore the world through his lens, he traveled to Australia in 2011 and to UK, Holland, Brussels, France, Switzerland, Germany, Italy, and Austria in 2013. Few of his images are being sold in USA as Greetings cards.
Some of his works have also been published in Lonely Planet, Syndic Literary Journal, USA, Better Photography, Smart Photography, Asian Photography NatGeo Magazine and Outlook Business.
He has more than 150 National and International awards to his credit.
To name a few he got 27 from Kodak, 4 from Natgeo, 1 from Savewater, Melbourne and 75 awards in International Salons accredited by FIAP and PSA. In January, he was conferred with AFIAP honour from FIAP, Belgium.
He has trained more than 150 photographers through workshops under Center For Visual Arts
He is a Nikonian and has the following cameras: Nikon D70S, D700 and D800E.
He uses the following lenses : 50mm 1.4, 105mm 2.8, 16-35mm f4, 28-300mm, 10-16mm Fish Eye and 80-400mm.
Presently he is Nikon’s Official Mentor.
Still A Long Way To Go………….