GURDAS DUA

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"Photography is everything for me - work, worship, hobby and above all passion. And any single day I do not pick up my camera, I feel simply dejected. "

Gurdas Dua is a International photographer, Judge and Faculty from India who specialises in Pictorial, Nature, Wildlife, Portrait & Advertising Photography. He is a Fellow of India International Photographic Council and Butterfly Art Foundation, as well as Honorary Associate of Pictorial Art Society of Pakistan. He is life Member of many photographic councils including India International Photographic Council, Federation of Indian Photography, Camera Club of Indore, Centre for Advanced Photography, Indore, India. He has conducted several highly technical & specialised Photographic campaigns for Archaeological Survey of India which involved the restoration of 3000 year old Buddha period cave paintings at Bagh Caves, India and the documentation of more than 100 ASI listed monuments. Dua also conducted many workshops throughout India and has been honoured as Sony Alpha Series Brand Ambassador by Sony for conducting Sony organised Photographic workshops. A winner of many photographic accolades, he represented India at the FIAP-KODAK International Photo Contest in 1993 at Belgium and led an Indian photographers delegation to Pakistan for "Art for Peace" mission in march 2006. He was also placed among top 30 exhibitors of the world by National Geography for the year 2008. Was one of the International jury member for judging Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Makhtoum International Photography Awards (HIPA) for 4th season 2014-15 at Dubai.

  • Nikon International Photo Award '99 (Honorable Mention).

  • 6th prize in the International AGFA net Photo Contest "Men At work"-2000.

  • Highly Commended Award by Cannock Photography Society UK for Photograph “Pentomino Bugs Emerging”.

  • Kodak Action Photographer of the year 2002 Award (ReferOct.2002 issue of Better Photography).

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