MONTHLY MEETINGS

Member's monthly meeting 22nd September 2018 (Saturday) USA Tour - photo experience By Mr. Swaminathan M and Jaisalmer Tour - photo experience By Mr. Balasubramanian G V

PSM is happy to announce the Program for September 2018 -- "US Tour - photo experience" by our President and life member, Shri. Swaminathan M and "Jaisalmer - photo experience" by our Secretary and life member, Shri. Balasubramanian G.V.


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Swaminathan.M will share his photography experience that he had while on a stay in Chicago USA during May-July, 2018. Though this vibrant city Chicago has many exciting things to offer to everyone from Architecture to Parks to museums, he tried to capture what he felt interesting and something different from the usual touristy areas. He will share his experience as to how an ordinary scene can change dramatically when captured at the right time of the day or night.

Swaminathan is a Bio-Medical Engineer by profession, dealing with lifesaving devices for the treatment of Heart disease, most part of his carrier life. He was the Director for Cardiac Surgery business, SE Asia for a leading International company, Medtronic Inc.USA and had significantly contributed to the introduction and growth of modern medical technology in India in the field of Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery. He is a Photographer by passion. He has travelled across India and abroad for nature, landscape and wildlife photography and his Photographs have been accepted in National and International photo salons. He is currently the President of Photographic Society of Madras.


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Balasubramanian G. V, is a Chemical Engineer by Qualification, Banker by Profession, Photographer by Passion.

  • Photographing since film camera days
  • Passion got kindled with the advent of digital cameras
  • Has a presence in Flickr and FB
  • One of the founder member of The Chennai Photo-walk Group which has conducted over 170 photo walks in and around Chennai in the last 11 years
  • Presently, Secretary of the Photographic Society of Madras established in 1857
  • One of his photograph got featured in “Madras Then, Chennai Now”, a Coffee Table Book
  • Few of his photographs were featured in Madras Musings and Tamil The Hindu
  • Some of his photographs finds place in National Geographic Editor’s favorites
  • Travel, street and bird photography are some of the genres which interest him

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Member's monthly meeting 28th July 2018 (Saturday) Monument Photography By Mr. Sunder Gurusamy

PSM is happy to announce the Program for July 2018 -- "Monument Photography" by our Life Member, Shri. Sunder Gurusamy. We are planning to have a Workshop (field trip to Kanchipuram) on the following day, 29th July 2018, where Mr. Sunder, will provide practical guidance and tips on the subject, at select temples in Kanchipuram.


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Mr. Sunder Gurusamy

A hospitality graduate and an entrepreneur from Chennai. He was bitten by the shutterbug during his early age, his professional career in Chennai and in Australia helped him to become a serious amateur photographer with the help of the like minded company. His area of interest in photography includes nature, landscape, temples and heritage monuments. He is particularly fascinated and interested in documenting the Chola history, culture and architecture. He has a vast photographic collections of unique sculptures, Chola temples, paintings and monuments. His work revolves around various Govt agencies , NGO’s and Publication houses.

His work has been published in various news dailies across India and leading photography, travel and culture magazines, His extensive work of monuments has been published by the prestigious Marg publications in three different volumes, He specializes in panoramic photography using special tools and techniques. He also specializes in Multiple light source for macro and indoor photography.


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Member's monthly meeting 23rd June 2018 (Saturday) Streets and Stories: A Perspective By Mr. Bhaskar Kundu

PSM is happy to announce a presentation titled "Streets and Stories: a perspective" by Mr. Bhaskar Kundu for the month of June 2018. We have also planned for a street photo-walk session for members, with Mr. Bhaskar, the next morning - 24th June (Sunday) at Elliots beach from 06.00 to 08.30 hours. Meeting point will be announced at the PSM monthly meeting on 23rd.


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