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About Sudhir Shivaram Photography

Sudhir Shivaram Photography is a platform for photography enthusiasts - be it aspiring photographers or serious hobbyists - to take their photography several notches higher. While open to all enthusiasts, Sudhir's workshop and photo tour participants gain privileged access to this forum where Sudhir hand-holds them towards attaining their photography goals.

Being an interactive forum, participants get to post their photographs, which Sudhir will critique and give targeted inputs on how to improve. This ensures continued learning for participants - long after they have attended Sudhir's workshop/photo tour. As a followup to a workshop/photo tour, topic based webinars will help participants further their on-field learning and get any niggling doubts clarified.

However, there's something in this for everyone. Those unable to attend his workshops/tours can still benefit from Sudhir's expansive knowledge from the comfort of their homes. Those of you looking to foray into the world of photography can attend Sudhir's online training in the form of webinars where he will share some of his valuable insights on the basic concepts of photography and answer some frequently asked questions.

With a plethora of activities and events, this is the place to be for photography enthusiasts looking to further hone their skills.

About Sudhir Shivaram

Sudhir Shivaram is one of India’s most respected and renowned wildlife photographers. A long and lucrative career in the IT industry did not diminish Sudhir’s passion for photography but on the contrary, ensured that he never lost touch with his wild side. So much so that he bid adieu to the corporate jungle to spend more time in the real one.

His pictures are noteworthy for their technically sophisticated and evocative character, generating appropriate moods to move viewers. This green evangelist campaigns for wildlife protection around the world and gives freely of his time and images to raise awareness about nature and wildlife. He also talks about his work and the state of wildlife to young people across the world hoping to inspire and win their commitment to this cause so dear to him.

Sudhir was one of the brand ambassadors for Canon India and was a Canon contract photographer. He is the recipient of Sanctuary Asia Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2012 award. He has also been recognised as India's 3rd most influential person in photography industry in India (No.1 influential photographer in India) during the Asian photography 2017 awards, 2nd most influential person during Asian Photography 2016 awards and 5th most influential person during 2015 awards. In order to share his passion for wildlife photography and the extensive knowledge he has acquired in this field, Sudhir holds photography workshops and Wildlife photo tours to mentor both beginners and advanced photographers enhance their skills and understanding of nature and wildlife photography. Sudhir has also launched online video tutorials for people to learn photography at their own pace from the comfort of their home. 

At 2013’s worldwide editorial awards held at the National Geographic Society in Washington D.C., National Geographic Traveller India’s September 2013 cover featuring Sudhir’s image won the Yellow Border Award for the best cover across 14 language editions of the magazine worldwide.

He also started a photography-related Facebook chats that have gone on to become hugely popular. In the last one year, around 3.5 million people over the world have viewed his various live videos broadcasts on Facebook, including the ones from various National Parks from around India and Kenya/Tanzania. He was the first person in the world to do a live broadcast of the great migration from the Masai Mara on Facebook in 2015.

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