For the first time in India, Portrait & Event Photography (PEP) is a unique initiative that raises the bar of photography in Asia through community building and education. It is a revolutionary event put together by three likeminded individuals from different walks of life- Joseph Radhik, Joshua Karthik and Arjun Rajan, to elevate learning in photography.
PEP Asia is led by Joseph Radhik, one of the most illustrious wedding photographers of India. With an illustrious career, Joseph has won numerous accolades including the IPA New York Global First Place Awardee, The Sony India Artisan and is also a Zeiss Camera Lens ambassador. Combined with the support of the Founder of Stories-Indian wedding photography company, Joshua Karthik and COO of PEP Inc. and Corporate Moghul Arjun Rajan, PEP Asia came to life for its premiere edition in India.
The three-day event scheduled between 21st to 24th of April aims at bringing together the world's best photographers and creative entrepreneurs with the one common goal - to conquer the photography challenges unique to the Indian environment.Each day has an array of speakers who have been invited from around the globe to speak about the various aspects and nuances of photography. One such renowned speaker is Jerry Ghionis.Often described in the industry as ‘Predictably unpredictable’, Jerry emerged as the Grand Master of WPPI (Wedding & Portrait Photographers International) and the most awarded photographer of that organization.
He has won the WPPI International Wedding Album of the Year for an unprecedented eight times and they included Jerry in their top five wedding photographers in the world. A proud Nikon USA Ambassador, Jerry was named in the first ever list of Top Ten Wedding Photographers in the world by American Photo Magazine.
Mr. Jerry Ghionis has been featured in articles published in American Photo, Rangefinder, Professional Photographer, Pro Photo, Image Maker, Capture, The Age, The Sun, The City Weekly amongst others. His images have graced the covers of over forty magazines and countless fashion editorials.
With the flair of a fashion designer and the ingenuity of an architect, his style can be described as vintage glamour meets contemporary fashion. With the innate ability to make everyone look and feel beautiful in front of his camera, Jerry’s images are often simple yet a complex blend of soul, drama, imagination and technical skill. Although his signature style is recognizable, Jerry has reinvented himself countless times over the years as a professional photographer. Just when you think his work has reached its limits he surprises you with yet another reinvention!
Come get a chance to hear Jerry Ghionis speak at PEP Asia!