Ankur Thatai is a young, talented and energetic photo artist from Ferozepur, Punjab (India). He has been associated with photography art for last few years and has developed his eye very creatively in a short period.
Ankur fell in love with photography when he was a student of 12th standard. During his student life he had the opportunity to read & know about legendary photographers, like, Ansel Adams, T.F Getty, Yusuf Karsh, Lala Deen Dayal and Homai Vyarwala. Their work fascinated Ankur very intensively and motivated him to leap to the field of art photography. After graduation he enrolled himself in a Photography course at Triveni Kala Sangam, Delhi. There he came in touch of Mr. O. P. Sharma, the famous photo artist of the world. The classes of Mr. Sharma left a deep impact on his heart and soul. Here after he developed his own style of working.
Ankur loves to shoot people, places, events and Indian culture. He loves shooting portraits equally.
Ankur is an active member of IIPC and FIP. Recently, he has got “Bronze Grade” certificate from India International Photographic Council for his acceptances in the exhibitions of photography - art at national level.
Ankur is a free-lancer. He is coupled with many commercial projects, magazines, advertising agencies and NGO’s.