Dilip Vishwamitra Bhatia
India’s most Internationally Awarded commercial photographer has won over 30 World prestige awards and has been nominated for over 40 across every possible category of Photography!
Alumni of the Brooks Institute of Photography, post topping the institute in 1992, Dilip started his career working for Playboy directly with the legendary Hugh Heffner. Post which he opened his own studio at Mumbai in 1994, one of the most premium and aesthetic studio in the country with its own art gallery. In 2013 Brooks Institute awarded him with the Outstanding Alumni award!
Dilip is master specialist in multi category photography as he has shot for every possible specialty – from mastery over human form & emotions, to every category ranging from jewelry, fashion, food, landscape, architecture, Dilip has that rare skill of combining latest technique with the insight and magic of an artist’s individual inner eye.
With a career spanning 25+ years Dilip has worked with some of the World’s most desired brands, stars and institutions, most of whom have stayed with him over the years:
Dilip has been the photographer on record for the top Advertising Agencies and International Global Brands. Life Buoy and Randstad are two such decade partnerships for which he has shot in multiple countries across the globe. He is the most world ready photographer with a team that can shoot in any country.
He has shot with most of the top stars for the top brands in India. He is the photographer of choice for Mr. Amitabh Bachchan for the past decade and has shot him in campaigns for brands like Binani Cement, Reid & Taylor, KBC, IIFA , Dhanuka , Icici life. He also recently Directed and produced the TV commercial for Binani with Mr. Bachchan.
Continuous prestigious star shoots with Salman Khan, Shahrukh Khan, Aamir Khan, Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgan, Ranbir Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor, Katrina Kaif, Priyanka Chopra, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Sushmita Sen .......
Dilip has also shot with the legendary greats – Sachin Tendulkar for Coke and Mumbai Indians , Kapil Dev, Harbhajan Singh, Zakir Hussain , Ustad Amjad Ali Khan, Sivamani, Niladri Kumar, Shankar Mahadevan, the new sensation from Punjab Daljit Dosanjh
Bollywood has also been Dilip’s passion and his love for cinema found expression in creating the key publicity images for nearly 100 commercial films in the Hindi film Industry – from Yuva , Krish , Main Hoon Na , Saawariya … to the latest one of Majid Majidi’s “ Beyond the clouds “ , Mom and Lucknow Central amongst many others.
Dilip’s own artwork has been exhibited in Mumbai, Delhi, London, Madrid, Buenos Aires, Paris, Hong Kong, Denmark, New York, Orlando, San Diego and found buyer’s worldwide.