Palani Mohan

Palani Mohan

Indian born, Australian raised, and now living in Dubai with his family Palani Mohan has been a professional photographer for over 30 years, starting out as a photographer at the Sydney Morning Herald newspaper in Australia.

Palani Mohan
horses mane blowing in the cold winds in the Altai mountains in far northwest Mongolia

Palani’s work has been widely published by many of the world’s leading publications. He is the author of six books including his latest – Wind, Water. His work is part of the collection of the National Portrait Gallery in London and his images have been shown widely including at Visa Pour L’Image in Perpignan, France.

Palani Mohan is an active speaker talking about photography around the world, including in the TEDx series and at the Asia Society in Hong Kong and New York.

Mohan has been recognised with awards including World Press Photo, Picture of the Year International, CHIPP, Communication Arts, and Sony International.

Palani Mohan
Madina, a 63 year old Kazakh eagle hunter wearing his fox skin coat, cradles his 6-year-old eagle near the Altai Tayan Bogd national park in remote northwest Mongolia