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Nikon Celebrates World Photography Day in India

Nikon India, will be celebrating the World Photography Day(WPD) on 19th August 2012 in Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata and Bangalore, as a part of the company’s efforts to promote photography in India. Celebrating the day of the art of photography, Nikon India will be conducting a photo walk with photography enthusiasts within the four regions along with a discussion with the renowned photographer- Raghu Rai in the capital.

 

Raghu Rai poses next to his photograph of Mother Teresa in Madrid.

Nikon School India’s chief mentor, ace photographer Mr. Raghu Rai will select the best three images and share his reviews on them.

 

Workshop Location: August 19, 2012 starting at 7am

 

City

Venue

Delhi

Photo-walk- Mehrauli area

Mumbai

Victoria Terminus (CST) to Kala Ghoda

Bangalore

Lal Bhag

Kolkata

Howrah Bridge to Princep Ghat

 

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Nikon India celebrates World Photography Day

 

 

Nikon India, the 100% subsidiary of Nikon Corporation, will be celebrating the World Photography Day(WPD) on 19th August 2012 in Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata and Bangalore, as a part of the company’s efforts to promote photography in India. Celebrating the day of the art of photography, Nikon India will be conducting a photo walk with photography enthusiasts within the four regions along with a discussion with the renowned photographer- Raghu Rai in the capital.

 

The photo walk organized by Nikon India will cover topics such as exposure control, creative use of white-Balance, controlling depth-of-field etc. It is an extension of the Nikon School initiative that offers specialized services for amateurs and photography enthusiasts by providing expert guidance and insights on photography through workshops and training classes known as Nikon School.

 

“Nikon believes in being ‘ At the heart of the image’, and the World Photography Day celebration is another effort by the company to encourage photography enthusiasts in India to express themselves.” said Hiroshi Takashina, MD Nikon India. He further added “As one of the world’s leading imaging company, Nikon will be conducting a day long photo walk that will guide and inspire the participants to capture their city with Nikon India.”

 

The company plans to celebrate WPD on August 19, at Mehrauli Archeological Park in Delhi, Victoria Terminus (CST) to Kala Ghoda in Mumbai, Howrah Bridge to Princep Ghat in Kolkata and at Lal Bhag in Bangalore. The event welcomes photographers from all fraternities irrespective of their professional excellence in photography.

 

All participants at the Nikon WPD celebrations will get a chance to enter a contest through which they can submit their entries for the best clicked image, and also the winners will get Mr. Raghu Rai’s expert review & his coffee table book on Delhi. 

 

More details about Nikon School workshops is available at:

 

https://www.facebook.com/NikonSchoolIndia &  Nikon School section on www.nikon.co.in

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