About Ashima Narain Photography

Ashima NarainAshima has managed her photography career to provide flexibility in her diverse interests – she has worked as a portrait, fashion, advertising, wildlife, wedding, documentary and ngo photographer. She has also worked as a cinematographer for documentaries, ads and NGO films.

Currently, she works in Mumbai as the Photo Editor for National Geographic Traveller India.

Previously, she worked as the National Photo Editor for Paprika Media (Time Out India).

From 2005 - 2007, she directed and shot 2 wildlife documentaries, “In The Pink” and “The Last Dance”.  Both were aired on Discovery channel, and received several awards from various international festivals, as well as nominations for a Panda Award, also known as the Green Oscar

She has been the recipient of the Commonwealth Photographer of the Year in 2004, the Ramnath Goenka Nature & Environment Photographer of the Year 2006, the UK Environment Film Fellowship 2006 and the Best Asian Wildlife Documentary award from Japan Wildlife Film Festival 2008.