Sreekumar Krishnan – is an International award winning professional photographer, spiritualist and a light-hearted individual never knew photography will become a profession. Being witness to his fathers’ shooting and dark room processing, he learnt the craft very young.
Photography as a career happened after having worked 20 years in the Advertising and Marketing industry he last headed the digital division for MRM//McCann as AVP in Bangalore for 8 years.
He carries the base foundation for what qualifies to create great images which matter in terms of communication. The early years of photographing in film, gave him a sound foundation of understanding of light and the ways to create exceptional images.
Sree founded the brand The Living Lens 2014. In a very short span of time, he made his mark in the industry working with Google, Hero Motocorp, GE Healthcare, Apsara Silks, Britannia, Noida International University and recently shot exclusively for the Masterchefs when they came to Bangalore in June 2016.
In Jan 2017 he was the exclusive photographer for Mrs India Karnataka finale.
He won numerous awards for his photography across different genres from Wildlife, Street, Portraits, Environmental and his work Indian Sunshine was displayed at the Louvre in France last year. National Geographic featured “the mystical birds of Bharatpur” as Shot of the day. His works have been displayed at Chitrakala Parishad in Bangalore also.
2019, started as winner of the International prestigious Black and White Spider awards in the Nature category.
What differentiates him from others is the ability to touch the deep subconscious levels and bring out moments which the client cherishes forever.
People who have experienced his shooting style calls it a Spiritual cleansing.
His photography workshops are a one on one, a deeper understanding on creating better images using simple techniques which have basis in spirituality and the way nature works.
When he is not shooting, he teaches meditation for he finds both photography and spirituality are based on the Light and he explores this aspect in his journey of the Light.
What people say about the Sree…
People say “Patience is key to ambition of creativity , micro detailing ,and aligned Co ordination ” Sree is one of the few photographer who has mastered the art of being patient human ,hence all the key factors of successful photographer is God gift to him. Sree can extract best out of all the situation and capture it to present it so beautifully to portray the reality . Sree , “a true artist & commited professional with excellent technical knowledge ” – Monalisa
My younger daughter completed a 1 year advance photography course with Sree which has helped her immensely, he will also be covering all the events for my older daughters wedding in April. Amazing work and a wonderful person! – Nisha