Wednesday, July 22, 2009

Canon Big Shot Photo Contest. July 2009

I take immense pleasure in saying that I was awarded the 1st Prize (Canon 70-200mm L series USM lens) for my submission in the wildlife photography category for the Canon Big Shot contest.
The award ceremony was presided by Mr.Anil Kumble & Mr.Anand Sharan who was the judge for the contest.
My images will be on display at the Canon Image Lounge, Brigade tower,Brigade road, Bangalore for the coming month.

In the news :

Few images made at the award ceremony

The golden moment !

Unveiling the winners' images.

Mr.Anand Sharan was the judge of the contest.

Mr.Anil Kumble as the Chief Guest.

Me with Mr.Anil Kumble & Dipti (my better half).

Photo talk.

Me with the winners panel.

The award winning image.

My special thanks to Canon for organising the contest, Mr.Anand Sharan for judging the entries, Mr.Anil Kumble for presiding over the ceremony, Mr.Manjunath.P for introducing & guiding me into the wonderful world of bird photography, my family for all the support & not to forget the eagle & the snake !!!


  1. Congrats! Well done, this deserves a drink!


  2. Congrats! Great Work and Picture! I agree with Apana!

  3. Congratulations, you so deserve this award and more.... awesome awesome

    Nima Setlur ( anitha kanade's sister from PPEC )