World Photography Day Special

World Photography Day Celebration in Indian is gaining momentum with shutterbugs organizing various events all over the country. 

The Open Library- Mumbai's first open and free library for photographer by photographers in order to inspire the new breed of photographers. Organized by Photo Corner in association with Piramal Gallery, and Rang. With a conscious effort to promote the gayan of photography that is missing in the city the library will stock over 200+ photography books, international magazines and journals at NCPA gallery for one week from 19th to 26th Aug, 2012. To know more Call Mulchand Dedhia on +91 98336 83379.

Mumbai Weekend Shoot (MWS)- India's largest active photo community is going to Yeoor, Thane for a photo-walk. To know more click here

Launch: Photo exhibition from the Photo Archives of NCPA : 80 Masters of Indian Photography works will be at display in Piramal Gallery, NCPA. To know more call Mr. Mukesh on +91-22-6622 3737.

Gujarat Research Society (GRS) which is based out of Khar, Mumbai, is organizing a talk show on the topic of 'current and future trends of photography' followed by a documentary along with a exhibition of four photographers. Tea and cake cutting is on the house from 3.30 pm onwards. To know more call Aashish Vays on  +91 98670 99599.

Indian Photographers - DFC (Digital, Film, Cameras) - The Photography Nexus formerly aslo know as DFC is organizing a workshop under the guidance of DFC photographers at the Times of India, 7 Bahadhurshah Zafar Marg, ITO, New Delhi. To register follow the link here

Banglore Photowalk community is organising a photo-walk at Frazer Town and its surroundings which ideally the best time to capture the place due to ongoing Ramzan Iftar Festivities in the area. To register for the walk call Adarsh on 7760750635 or Sasikiran on 9886862745.

Forum of Indian Photographers And Artists(FIPA) is inviting you to join them for the exhibition 'Rainbow'. On display will be works of men and women photographers of all ages hailing from various walks of life and following different professions. On 19 Aug a talk on the subject of 'Photography Today' will be arranged at 3pm. The exhibition will be on display to the public from August 18 to August 28, 2012, at the Poorva Sanskritik Kendra at Laxmi Nagar, Delhi. (Near Nirman Vihar Metro Station). To Know more call 9711372722 or 011-42446061-65.

HOPE has organised a Photography Exhibition titled 'Wild Flowers of India'. The Exhibition will display over 425 photographs from well known wild life photographers, covering categories such as Endangered, Insectivorous, Ephemeral, Orchids, Medicinal, Endemic, Exotic, Parasitic, Trees, Himalayan, Wild Flowers, etc. Additionally a section will cover the relationship between flowers and insects/birds/ reptiles, etc. The Exhibition will be held on 18th & 19th of August, 2012, at Sahayog Mandir, 2nd Fl, Sahayog Mandir Path, Off Ram Maruti Road, Ghantali Area, THANE(W) Mumbai- 400602

Photo Orb Institute & Thane Municipal Corporation jointly is organizing a slide show on 'Plant Biodiversity' by Shreesh Kshirsagar in Thane Kalabhavan, Thane, Mumbai from 11am onwards. Free entry but registration is must. To register call 8080888595 or 8879494806.

Photography Exhibition at Temperance in Bandra, MumbaiA few days back, 11 photographers held a workshop at SEAL Ashram, an NGO based in New Panvel that takes care of destitute and medically ill people, most suffering from diseases like aids, mental depression and TB. The workshop was held for 45 kids, who through the day taught us, a new meaning to life. The kids captured ‘happiness’ in every moment of the workshop, from chasing their colorful butterflies to the long wait at the well to see the frog leaps. To know more call Dillip Moorkoth on +91 99309 60024.

'Exposure' a photography workshop is arranged in Jaipur by the famous Jaipur Photographer's Club at the pink city press club. A Very Senior & Experienced Photographer Mr. Sanjay Sharma (from New Delhi) has been especially called to conduct this workshop. The Workshop would be followed by Open Discussion. To register email them on Entry fee Rs.100.

Jodhana PhotoJournalist Society, Jodhpur are celebrating their 1st Anniversary/Annual Function at Jodhpur. The same is being marked by a PHOTO EXHIBITION "1st Rajasthan National Print Circuit-2012" Jodhpur Chapter Judging. Mr.Umesh Gogna is one of the photographers (from Pan India) who would be Honored & Felicitated during this event. Open for all, register on +91 98292 12909. 

Mega Outdoor Photoshoot is organizing photo shoot at four major cities. To know more click on the link

Photo clubs in Delhi & NCR have joined hands to form a big group for a 'Mega Picnic'. To know more click on the link

-by Mulchand DedhiaCo founder | Photo Corner