INDIAN PHOTOGRAPHY FESTIVAL - HYDERABAD 2016

The Indian Photography Festival (IPF) - Hyderabad, a Not-For-Profit initiative of Light Craft Foundation is an 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 Sept 29th - 09 Oct, 2016. The festival will have Featured Exhibitions, Artists Talks, Panel Discussions, Portfolio Reviews, Photography Workshops, Open Studios & Book Launches.

  • FESTIVAL DIRECTOR CURATOR

  • Aquin Mathews Amit Mehra

FESTIVAL TEAM

Vinod Babu | Vikas Nama | Naveen Indrasena Reddy | Ananya Sinha | Vinay Parab | Nishanth Kumar Biderkote | Sundeep Varma | Shiva Ram | Sneha Trivedi | Vishal Chakraraj | Praveen Kumar Reddy | Shweta Pradhan | Kamani Vineeth

speakers

  • RAGHU RAI

    CREATIVE MASTER

  • RON HAVIV

    PHOTOJOURNALIST & CO-FOUNDER - VII PHOTO

  • MICHAEL ROBINSON CHAVEZ

    STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER - WASHINGTON POST

  • SWAPAN PAREKH

    CROSS-GENRE PHOTOGRAPHER

  • CLAIRE ROSEN

    FINE ART PHOTOGRAPHER

  • ASIM RAFIQUI

    PHOTOJOURNALIST - NOOR PHOTO

  • NICK MOIR

    PHOTOGRAPHER - SYDNEY MORNING HERALD & CO-FOUNDER OCULI

  • PRASHANT PANJIAR

    Sr.PHOTOJOURNALIST

  • MAHESH BHAT

    PHOTOGRAPHER

  • KAUSHAL PARIKH

    PHOTOGRAPHER

  • NITIN LAKHOTIA

    DIRECTOR INDIA | GETTY IMAGES

  • HARSHA VADLAMANI

    PHOTOJOURNALIST

  • SEBASTIAN CORTES

    PHOTOGRAPHER

  • HIRO TANAKA

    PHOTOGRAPHER

  • HARI MENON

    TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHER

  • ASHOK KANDIMALLA

    PHOTOGRAPHER & AUTHOR

  • ARVIND CHENJI

    PHOTOGRAPHER

  • VINAY PANJWANI

    DOCUMENTARY PHOTOGRAPHER

WORKSHOPS

EXHIBITIONS

PROGRAM

Festival Launch

Festival Launch

5 PM @ State Art Gallery - Auditorium

Raghu Rai

In conversation with Raghu Rai

The Conversation with Raghu Rai will be held at 6 P.M at State Art Gallery Auditorium

Portfolio Review

Portfolio review

10 AM @ State Art Gallery - Conference Room

Swapan Parekh

Artist Talk - Swapan Parekh

The Artist Talk by Swapan Parekh at 5:30 PM in State Art Gallery Auditorium

Panel Discussion


7 PM @ State Art Gallery - Auditorium

Visual Voice

Masterclass workshop with Ron Haviv & Michael Robinson Chavez

08 AM @ State Art Gallery - Conference Room

Book Launch

Book Launch - Fragments of a spinning rock | Kaushal Parikh

10:30 AM @ State Art Gallery - Auditorium

Mahesh Bhat

Book Launch - UNSUNG | Mahesh Bhat

11 AM @ State Art Gallery - Auditorium

Claire Rosen

Artist Talk - Claire Rosen

11:30 PM @ State Art Gallery - Auditorium

Hiro Tanaka

Industry Talk - Hiro Tanaka

4 PM @ State Art Gallery - Auditorium

Michael Robinson Chavez

Artist Talk - Michael Robinson Chavez

5:30 PM @ State Art Gallery - Auditorium

Panel Discussion


7 PM @ State Art Gallery - Auditorium

Photowalk

Photowalk @ Charminar

7 AM @ Charminar

Visual Voice


08 AM @ State Art Gallery - Conference Room

Nick Moir

Artist Talk - Nick Moir

10:30 AM @ State Art Gallery - Auditorium

Vinay Panjwani

Artist Talk - Vinay Panjwani

1 PM @ State Art Gallery - Auditorium

Harsha Vadlamani

Artist Talk - Harsha Vadlamani

4 PM @ State Art Gallery - Auditorium

Prashant Panjiar

Artist Talk - Prashant Panjiar

5:30 P.M @ State Art Gallery - Auditorium

Ron Haviv

Artist Talk - Ron Haviv

7 PM @ State Art Gallery - Auditorium

Claire Rosen

Workshop - Marketing for Photographers with Claire Rosen

09:30 AM @ State Art Gallery - Conference Room

Sebastian Cortes

Exhibition Opening - Sidhpur: Time Present Time Past | Sebastian Cortes

5:30 PM @ State Art Gallery - Auditorium

Sebastian Cortes

Artist Talk - Poetics of Space: Experiencing intimate places and the passage of time

6 PM @ State Art Gallery - Auditorium

Sebastian Cortes

Workshop - Poetics of Space with Sebastian Cortes

10 AM @ Daspalla Hotel

Panel Discussion

7 PM @ Lamakaan

Slideshow

8 PM @ Lamakaan

Sandra Hoyn

Exhibition Opening - The Longing of the Others | Sandra Hoyn

6:30 PM @ Goethe Zentrum

Kishor Krishnamoorthi

Zine Making Workshop by Kishor Krishnamoorthi (Publisher of Concorde Zine) - Session 1

3 PM to 6 PM

Hari Menon

Workshop - Travel Photography with Hari Menon

10 AM @ Daspalla Hotel

Hari Menon

Workshop - Travel Photography with Hari Menon

10 AM @ Daspalla Hotel

Ashok Kandimalla

Artist Talk - Ashok Kandimalla

6 PM @ State Art Gallery - Auditorium

Arvind Chenji

Artist Talk - Arvind Chenji

7 PM @ State Art Gallery - Auditorium

Slideshow

7:30 PM @ State Art Gallery - Auditorium

Hari Menon

Workshop - Travel Photography with Hari Menon

10 AM @ Daspalla Hotel

Hari Menon

Artist Talk - Hari Menon

4 PM @ State Art Gallery - Auditorium

Closing Ceremony

5 PM @ State Art Gallery - Auditorium.

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VISIT HYDERABAD

October is one of the best month to visit Hyderabad. And there is no time like the Indian Photography Festival 2016.

Indian Photography Festival 2016 is a MUST to include in your itinerary whether you are visiting from other parts of India or overseas. The 2016 Festival runs from 29th Sep - 09th October.

You are invited, from every corner of the world to join us for the Indian Photography Festival 2016.

EXPLORE HYDERABAD AND TELANGANA

Hyderabad is the capital city of the Indian state of Telangana. Endearingly named the Pearl City, Hyderabad offers a variety of tourist attractions such as age-old Heritage monuments, Gardens and Resorts, Lakes, Parks, Museums, delectable cuisine and an exciting shopping experience. For a tourist, Hyderabad is one place that offers fascinating panorama of the past, and is a blend of rich cultural and historical traditions spanning a history of 400 years. The city of lights, Hyderabad is known for offering many tourist attractions. The city has an average temperature of 22-34 degree Celsius and the best time to visit is from September to March.

There's so much of Hyderabad to see and experience, and the best place to discover all that's on offer is at the official "Hyderabad website".

Find out more about what Hyderabad and Telangana can provide at the "Telangana Tourism website"