Vineet Vohra is a Leica Ambassador born on 2nd November, 1973, in New Delhi/India with a first class degree fine arts from the prestigious College of Arts,I am a self-taught photographer and street photography is a passion that I live like a discipline.
Vohra began his professional career as a wild life photographer for two years before turning his lens to the street in 2001. It instantly became his passion natural for him. For Vineet street photography is a journey and he travels everyday, learning everyday for which he strives to improve everyday.
In general daily life where the unexpected occurs Vohra endevours to be honest through his lens by harmonising between human elements and the environment focus is how to make ordinary moments look extraordinary.
Vohra believes everyone should get involved with photography, because it gives back more than one can ever imagine.
In 2011, Vineet co-founded APF(artphotofeature.com) APF is born from an education imperative, it’s an evolving magazine where new talent is recognised with intention to provide a platform for emerging photographers, artists and designers to showcase their works, works that are not necessarily commercial, to create opportunities and open new doors.
The subjects explored in the magazine, are broad, in terms of concepts, styles and techniques.
Vineet holds a masters degree in fine arts from the prestigious college of arts, Delhi and is now considered among the top twenty street photographers in the world.
As a self-taught photographer street photography is the passion that he lives like a discipline.
Vohra is a Leica Ambassador, the first ever Indian in the history of Leica, and conducts workshops as a Leica Mentor in Leica Akademie, along with various publications on Leica blog. Prior to Leica, he was an official Fuji X photographer, member of APF collective & thestreetcollective and author of the successful book “the serendipity”
Vineet conducts workshops globally including the Miami street photography festival, Italian street photography festival, San Francisco street photography festival, London street photography festival, Xposure photography festival in Sharjah, UAE along with SIPA and the India photo festival. He is also recognised as a judge for all these festivals.
Vohra has been awarded twice in a row at the Xposure photo festival by His Highness Sheikh Sultan Bin Ahmed Al Qasimi for excellence.
Vineet is a seasoned speaker giving lectures and conducting workshops in leading colleges of India for past 12 years. His works and stories have been published on various prestigious magazines, newspapers & blogs all over the world including National Geographic, NYT, The Guardian U.K. and has been a part of various collective exhibitions in London, New York, Miami, Vietnam, Tel Aviv & India.
PUBLISHED BOOK: Vineet Vohra’s “Serendipity”
“Serendipity” is the first monograph by the acclaimed Indian street photographer Vineet Vohra, with an introduction by Muhammed Muheisen. 160 colourful images show us an India made of beautifully random juxtapositions.