Mandabi MaitraKolkata, West Bengal
Photographer | Cinematographer
Designer | Photo and Video Editor
Her attention to detail is continuously drawn to the mysterious faces of persons and the ever-shifting face of landscapes in her photographic pursuit. Her photography also focuses on documenting the critical function of tribes and indigenous people in creating environmental knowledge and awareness.
Mandabi Maitra, from the dynamic metropolis of Kolkata, West Bengal, is an individual whose enduring interest is the art of photography, distinguishing her within the world of visual stories. Her individual approach to this craft is defined by the delicate interplay between "The Moving Images" and still photographs. Conversations with strangers and friends are frequently interrupted by inquiries about her photographic approach, in which she sees photos as aggressive echoes similar to with a blend of contrasts between grace and disorder elegance. She is also attracted by historic architecture, which sparks her curiosity and feeling of wonder. At the same time, her absorption in the natural environment is significant, with her camera carefully documenting the daily experiments and achievements of dedicated animal protectors. This emphasis on environmental preservation acts as the primary focus in her work, focusing light on the essential need to preserve our planet's delicate balance.
Having completed a Professional Diploma in Wildlife Photography at Creative Hut Institute of Photography, Kerala during the academic year 2020-21, she has sharpened her talents in mastering the technical details and techniques that lead to mesmerising Photography. Her proficiency is further exemplified by her Kerala Government Technical Examination (KGTE) certification in photography
She has also done a Photography Portfolio titled as “Adjunctives of Life”. Her attractive photography strives to highlight the important role these organizations play in encouraging environmental concern, shining light on their essential contributions within the wider story of protecting our natural world.