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Image Credit - Abhishek Hajela


The Indian Photography Festival (IPF) - Hyderabad, a Not-For-Profit initiative of Light Craft Foundation along with Telangana Tourism is India?s newest international photography festival, showcasing a wide range of photography across all genres from portraits and landscape through photojournalism to fine-art by emerging and legendary photographers from India and around the globe. The IPF creates a platform for the professional and aspiring photographers, the photography lovers and the public where the IPF strives to promote the art of photography at the same time addressing the social issues through the medium of photography.

IPF is a citywide, highly participatory event that explodes in arts and cultural venues, on the streets and in communities from Oct 1 - 10, 2015. The festival will have Featured Exhibitions, Panel Discussions, Artists Talks, Portfolio Reviews, Photography Workshops, Open Studios & Book Launches. All in all, the event is the latest and most exciting addition to a line-up of increasingly influential fests around the world and is set to establish itself as the must-see contemporary art event on the Indian cultural calendar.

Aquin Mathews | Festival Director
Chandrasekhar Singh | Programming Head
Swarat Ghosh | Program Manager

Festival Committee
Vinay Parab | Ismail Shariff | Namrata Rupani | Nishanth Kumar Biderkote | Raj Kumar | Nivedita. N


John Issac
Former Photography Head United Nations

Balan Madhavan
Wildlife Photographer & ILCP Fellow

Benjamin Lowy
Photojournalist Reportage By Getty

Russell Hart
Former Photo - Editor American Photo

Barbara Davidson
Pulitzer Winning - LA Times Staff Photographer

Aditya Arya
Photographer & Archivist IPAF

D. Ravinder Reddy

Michael Bonfigli
Photo Journalist Metro Collective

Amit Mehra
Documentary Photographer

Samar S Jodha
Photographer - Artist

K. Vishwender Reddy

Photographer - Artist

Ravi Reddy

Chinky Shukla

Michael Monteiro

Kashish Parpiani

Raj Lalwani
Photographer & Editor - Better Photography

Krishnendu Saha

Ritika Baheti

Chirodeep Chaudhuri
Photographer & Editor National Geographic Traveler India


John Issac 
The Art of Seeing

Kulwant Roy 
Visual Archives

TNA Perumal 
Wildlife Series

D. Ravinder Reddy 

Russell Hart 
Old and New Views

Rajan Babu(1938 - 2011) 
Nude in Nature

Balan Madhavan 
Songs of Silence

Michael Chavez 
The Driest Seasons : The California Dust Bowl

Ilknur Can 
iPhone Street Photography from Cuba

K Ramesh Babu 
Eyes View

Ritika Baheti 
I, Pot

Joe Hamel 
The northern lights

Ben Lowy 
Iraq Perspectives - Windows

Metro Collective 

Barbara Davidson 
Victims trapped in deadly gang violence

Thats Life 
Ordinary Lives

Daniel Schumann    
Purple Brown Grey White Black

Ron Haviv (VII Photo) 

Children of Darfur

Telangana Photographic Society 

Alexia Foundation 
Children Affected by Cancer

Alexia Foundation 
The collapse of Rana Plaza

Bharath Bhushan 
Rural Telangana

Jack Dykinga 
Light on the land

Veeresh Babu 

Auckland Festival of Photography 
Commissioned works

Raja Triyambak Raja

Head On Photo Festival 
Headon Portrait Prize Finalists - 2015

Daniel Jamang 
Everyone's a hero Na banno

Ben Lowy 

Lala Deen Dayal(1884-1910) 

Yannick Cormier 
Nari Kuravars

Shuchi Kapoor 

The Unreasonables

Cheryl Diaz 
Life at Baghdad Mental Hospital

1 in 20 
Marvi Lacar

Raj Lalwani / Kashish Parpiani 
Marwan Tales

Vishal Anjukandi 

Sujatro Ghosh 
25th Hour

Sreesailam Pasupula 
Celebrating Krishna

Jagadish Rana 

Vineet Vohra 
Street view

Arindam Thokdarc 
Vanishing phone

Subrata Biswas 
Purulia Diary

Swastik Pal 
Nepal Earthquake

Indrajit Khambe
Chasing the question mark

Monica Tiwari 
Sholinghur Monkey

Mitul Kajaria 
A Place called HOME
Catrine Val 
PHILOSOPHER the Lotus Chronicle

Dipjyoti Banik 
"Bangalore Chronicles

Sujata Khanna 
Unsung Lives

Mansi Thapliyal
Surrogate Mothers
Telangana Photographic Society 
Nature & Landscape
Romi Perbawa 
The riders of destiny


Ronny Sen 
The End

Kannagi Khannaa 

Chirodeep Choudhury 
A village in 

Marja Pirila 
Interior/ Exterior

Farhad Rahman 
One Last Playground

Shadman | White Elphant

John Issac 
Wildlife Series

Chinky Shukla 
Jadugoda-the nuclear graveyard

Abhishek Hajela 
Viewfinder: Experiments, People, Places

Neel Dongre Grant
Re-imaging :: The people of IndiaState Museum

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