Retina Charmer Photography became operational in 2008 and is owned by Navin Kumar & Harshvardhan who were born and brought up in Delhi. They started travelling with each other as soon as they finished their academics and since then both of them have been frequently travelling and making photographs which have so far made their way to news agencies, magazines, publications, few art galleries and most importantly to the hearts of the people and as of today it has become their obsession to experience the world and a passion to capture the visual masterpieces of the gifts which the nature has blessed us with.
On 21st. July, 2011 Retina Charmer Photography launched their new venture RETINA CHARMER WEDDING ATELIER which comprises of a team of Wedding Photographers, Videographers & Cinematographers who specializes in Traditional as well as Candid & Photo-journalistic Wedding Photography.
About Navin Kumar
Inspired by the works Art Wolfe, Joel Sartore, Steve McCurry and Ansel Adams, Navin Kumar is a freelance professional photographer and a photo educator. He has worked as a Photography Instructor at Raghu Rai Center For Photography and is currently focusing on the distinctive style of Wedding Photography and also putting Humanitarian efforts around the Indian subcontinent. He specializes in travel, landscape, humanitarian and Candid Wedding Photography and also does freelance photojournalism.
Apart from Candid Photography, he is also working on long-term projects, “ON EARTH” and “THE SACRED PLANET” in Southern Asia and has been photographing the changes; the region has undergone due to the changes in climatic conditions of the Planet and has also been capturing the beauty of this area to create awareness among the masses towards their very own Planet. For him Photography is about engagement with the world with people and places he wouldn’t have known otherwise. Based out of New Delhi he considers this world as his studio, where he loves to capture the emotions of not just the inhabitants of the dying planet but its fragility too. Throughout his work one can easily see that how he combines his love of the nature with his sense of capturing the simplicity of this world. Whether he was exploring the The Himalayas or sailing through the Islands of Andamans, his thirst for adventure and the outdoors started at an early age and through these experiences he has learned the importance of compassion within this dynamic and complicated world we all live in.
His photographs have always made their way to the hearts of his clients, photo lovers and photo enthusiasts worldwide and have been displayed at many platforms. At the age of 19, he did his first exhibition with professional Russian photographers at the RUSSIAN CENTER OF SCIENCE & CULTURE and was recognized as the youngest photographer among professionals, and since then he has done 4 photo Exhibitions and hasn’t looked back.
On a personal note, Navin is an English Literature Graduate from Delhi University and offers private and group photography workshops, licenses his images through this website and is available for freelance assignments and his work can also be purchased from the Online Shop in the form of FINE ART PRINTS.
Navin is available worldwide for travel assignments and also for the shoots related to Real Estate, Corporate Events, Architecture, Fashion, Local & Destination Weddings. Click HERE to get in touch with him.
- Getty Images
- Marathon Photos
- Design Atelier
- FIPA India
- Himachal Geographic
- 2012, India – World Photography Day Exhibition At Poorva Sanskritik Kendra, New Delhi
- 2011, India – World Photography Day Exhibition At Poorva Sanskritik Kendra, New Delhi
- 2011, India – Exhibition At Russian Center of Science & Culture, New Delhi
- 2010, India – Glimpses of Russia & India, Exhibition At Russian Center of Science & Culture, New Delhi