I am Dr. Chirag Bhalu completed my graduation and post-graduation in 2012-13 in the master of dental surgery (specialist in prosthetic Rehabilitation of head & Neck Region & Cancer) and started doing practice at my own hospital in 2013. I am a president of Abha foundation which is working to help needed people and doing conservation for wildlife and nature and other social activities. I am doing wildlife photography since 2006 as it’s my passion and to help in the conservation of wildlife & Nature.
Gautam Variya is an Ahmadabad-based wedding photographer & Cinematographer.
He also runs a YouTube channel where he makes videos on the latest technologies and Cinematography.
His life started in a darkroom, My first experience was when I saw an image of it emerge on black & white paper through a light.
The same day I have decided that I have to learn this magic of photography.
From the age of 15, I have started photographing life in a black and white reel.
Since then I am capturing the world’s laughter moments & relationships today.
Born and raised in Surat, but his immense attachment toward nature, launched and dropped him in a small tribal town in Vyara, South Gujarat. By profession he is M.D. Physician and having a hospital in Vyara, South Gujarat. As a physician, he achieved many awards for serving mankind in many catastrophic conditions like floods, earthquakes, and plagues.
As a photographer, he started his photographic journey in 2011 by purchasing his first DSLR, Get awards and recognition in various genres of photography, like astrophotography, Low light photography, landscape wildlife, Macro, street, and portrait.
He conducted many workshops till now in photography and astrophotography. He is a world-renowned astrophotographer. His work is published in various online and papered magazines from time to time like Viewfinder (Federation of Indian Photography, FIP), Clicks(The Photographic Society Of India, PSI), Wild sojourns, Saevus Wildlife India, Pranvayu, and others. His work exhibits almost every year in various art galleries in Gujarat as well as Nehru Planetarium Delhi.
His webinars become extremely popular during the Covid-19 lockdown throughout India, due to his technical expertise in the mechanism of camera systems and lenses. He usually took webinars on various topics and on unusual topics too. His main strength is his enormous knowledge and his amazingly easy to be understood local language. Even professional photographers are also touched by his dedication and his concern toward their careers and difficulties.
He is almost get retired from his professional career as a physician, he decided to spend his time nonword in photography and as a photography mentor. He strongly considers this point in life as a reincarnation of him, a spend life in a different way from now onwards.
He is also a mentor Fujifilm (X-photographer, Influencer and on the panel of experts on Chayankan. He also recently earned a distinction from ALMG (Aesthete Lens Maestro Group).