BEHIND THE CAMERA

Debarchan Chatterjee, born and brought up in Kolkata, India. A self-taught photojournalist who has worked with several international agencies as a freelance photojournalist . He currently works as a news photojournalist based in Kolkata for ZUMA Press Agency ( USA) and Nur Photo Agency ( Italy ) .Debarchan Chatterjee is also a full time member of Diversify Photo . As a photographer , his work largely revolves around the genre of news reportage and documentary photography , with focus on narrating the social , political and religious atmosphere of India through his camera. Recently he has the opportunity and experience to cover India's COVID-19 crisis in an around eastern part of the country for his agency and Deutsche Presse-Agentur (Germany ). Currently he is employed to cover India's geo-political turmoil in an around eastern part of India.

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Awards and Publications

  • Winner ( Honorable mention ) , Andrei Stenin Photojournalism Contest , Russia 2019.

  • Finalist Nominee Xposure Awards 2020 - 2021 , Sharjah , UAE .

  • Publication for Dodho magazine ( Barcelona ).

  • 1st Runner up, Photojournalism , Kolkata Short Film Festival.

  • Finalist of Hipae 2018-19 in Category Hope and General ( UAE ).

  • Published in The Wall Street Journal.

  • Featured in Fortune Magazine  (2020 ) .

  • Published in Guardian Magazine ( 2020 ) .

  • Publication in DOCU MAGAZINE , November 2020 Issue.

  • Picture of the year 2019/2020 by ZUMA Press ( USA ).

  • Finalist of The Hindu Photojournalism Awards 2018.

  • Interview publication with Sputnik News ( Russia ) and SAKAL Times ( India ).

  • Contributing photographer to coffee table books “The temporary calcuttan ” and ” Calcutta now and then “.

 

Exhibitions

  • Digital exhibition in Kolkata International Photography festival 2019.

  • Exhibition for NPC club ( Bangladesh ).

  • Exhibited in various local photo clubs.

  • Travelling exhibition for Andrei stenin awards ( 2019-2020 ).

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