Self-taught photographer Abhijit Nandi born in Suri, West Bengal, India in 1977. After studying film and media studies as subsidiary subjects as an under graduate, Abhijit Nandi went on to do his masters in Bengali language and literature from Jadavpur University. His works have been published and exhibited in many countries. His national and international recognition includes WAN IFRA for Asian Geographic; Photographer of the year 2006; WHO photo contest; National Awards 2006; Environmental photographer of the year 2008; Festimage 2008; honourary mention : deeper perspective : International Photography Awards 2011,the Spider Award 2011,2012, UNICEF Photo of the Year 2012, Invisible photographer Asia Street photography contest 2012, Juror Award of Merit: Grand Prix de la Decouverte 2013 to name only a few. Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts Japan acquired his works for their permanent collection. Abhijit Nandi is based in Kolkata, India.