Name: Â Santhiya Kandaraja
Date of Birth: 09/Jan/1999
1.Are you a photographer by profession?
Yes, Iâ€™m a freelancing photographer.
2.Do you do photography for a living?
No, it is a part time hobby for me. Mostly I do it for my friends and friends of friends.
3.Since how long are you in this profession?
4.What inspired you to become a photographer?
I always wanted to become a photographer. So, the ability to capture things in a unique perspective that normal eyes canâ€™t see makes it extra special for me.
5.What Genre of photography do you do?
I do all kind of genres â€“ Toddler, Modeling, Architecture and Food. But my favorite genre is Product Photography.
6.What is one known photographer you look up to?
I look up to Mr. Arun Natarajan (Product Photographer) based in India. I love how he uniquely uses lighting in his photos. He is a master of light and shadow in photography.
7.What do you think could be drawbacks of being a photographer as a profession?
8.Did you go to a photography school or are you self-taught?
Iâ€™m a self-taught photographer. I read photographerâ€™s blogs and learn their techniques and methods.
9. What helped you learning photography the most?
10. How passionate are you about photography?
Every time I take out my camera, it gives me immense happiness. I want to take it as a profession and do it for lifetime. When someone appreciates my photography, there is nothing greater than that. This keeps me moving forward.
Check out Santhiya’s work at : Santhiya Kandaraja
Get In Touch:Â Santhiya0099@gmail.com