Alok Laxmikant Katkar is an award-winning and published photographer based in Pune, India. He is a graduate in Visual Effects & Film Making and has completed the Advanced Certificate Course in Digital Photography from MIT-WPU School of Photography, Pune. He has also completed a Basic Course in Ornithology from Bombay Natural History Society (BNHS), Mumbai.

In his 5 years of experience in photography, he earned specialization in Wildlife Photography and Digital Post-processing. His photographs have been featured by National Geographic Traveller India, Smart Photography, Paws Trails Explorers, Chiiz Magazine, Explore Wild India and Pune Mirror along with several prestigious exhibitions. He has esteemed awards on his name like Special Mention Award in Canon Wild Clicks 8 and Award of Excellence by MIT-WPU School of Photography. Being an avid birdwatcher, he has recorded and photographed more than 235 species of birds till date.

Currently, he conducts photography and editing workshops as well as customized wildlife photography tours across India. He owns a brand The WildArts Store which manufactures custom made merchandise printed with wildlife photographs and illustrations.

He has worked for some of the renowned brands like Jupiter Hospital, VH1 Supersonic, Reserve Bank of India and ARAI (Pune).



Smart Photography Magazine Feature, May 2019

Paws Trails Explorers Magazine Feature, December 2019

Chiiz Photography Magazine Feature, March 2020

Special Mention Award at Canon Wild Clicks 8, December 2019

Nat Geo Traveller India Magnificent Madhya Pradesh Contest Feature, November 2017


Explore Wild India Magazine Feature, May 2018


Pune Mirror Feature, May 2019


Receiving Award of Excellence by MIT WPU School of Photography, April 2018



Product & food PHOTOGRAPHY

Wildlife CAMPS

Photography workshops


Pune, India

+91 8087 352213


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