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Partha Pal

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ID : 147453
Kolkata,India
Partha is a mechanical engineer by profession. It was his wife who discovered his talent in photography. She inspired him to purchase a camera in the year 2001 and since then Partha is nurturing his passion in photography deeply. His photographs were published in National geographic,USA,Burn Magazine, Popular Photography of New York, Wanderlust Magazine-UK,Digital camera World- UK,National geographic Traveller India,Conde Nast Traveller, National Geographic Daily news,Hindustan Times, Penguin book covers, Sanctuary Asia, leading photography magazines of India like Better Photography, Times Journal of Photography, Asian Photography, Smart Photography, and various travel magazines. Partha's photograph published as a book cover in Penguine thrice, AMERICAN SOCIETY OF CIVIL ENGINEERS (ASCE) calender cover in the year 2012 ( first Indian bridge They have included in the 15 years we’ve been publishing the calendar) Since 2007, Partha has been receiving recognitions from various competitions and exhibitions from around the world, Grand Prize winner in Meaningful Travel Photography contest 2007, Runners Up in People Section of RITZ Camera Big Print Capture Your World Photo Contest 2007, 1st Prize winner in Photocomp, Australia, 2008, Runners Up in Epson Colour imaging photo contest 2008,Big Award in Reportage in INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHIC ART SALON, SIBIU 2009,Romania,Grand winner in Micro finance Insights Photo Contest 2009, Winner in Live Section of VIPC,2009,1st Winner in Kodak Smart Photography Festival of India Contest,2010, Finalist Lonely Planet Photo Contest 2010,Australia to name a few. His Photographs were exhibited more than 20 countries through the world.He organized his first Solo Exhibition A Tribute to the People of Birbhum at his hometown in January, 2006 and Kolkata in 2010. Partha lives in Kolkat,West Bengal,India with his wife and 12 year old daughter.