I've won a number of awards over the years. I enjoy the process of selecting photos for competitions and matching myself in comparison with other photographers, and I think entering competitions helps one to develop and improve. 

Taj Mahal, cricketer

  • 2006 Travel Photographer of the Year (TPOTY), Highly Commended, single image category, Festivals
  • 2008 UK AA Holiday Photographer of the Year, winner Famous Places category (image above)
  • 2009 Runner-up in Finnish Reader's Digest/Matkaopas magazine Travel Photographer competition
  • 2010 Highly Commended, Digital Photographer of the Year
  • 2012 British Guild of Travel Writers (BGTW) Members awards, Photographer of the Year, winner
  • 2013 TPOTY, winner, anniversary Ten for Ten competition
  • 2014 TPOTY, Special mention
  • 2014 IPA Awards, Lucie Foundation LA, Honorable Mention
  • 2015 BGTW, winner, Members award, Photographer of the Year
  • 2016 TPOTY Finalist
  • 2017 TPOTY Special Mention, single image category
  • 2018 BGTW Highly Commended, Members' awards, Photographer of the Year

  • Runner-up (2nd place), Travel Photographer of the Year, One Shot category, Tranquility (below)
  • Tranquility - Thoughtful Boy, Odisha, India