Chhaya2017, second edition of Technopark photography contest awards was distributed along with the Independence and Rakshabandhan festival held at Technopark on Aug 16. Renowned photographer Balan Madhavan adjudged the awards, who was also the judge of this competition. Around 170 photo entries
participated in the event, select photographs of competition were exhibited In Bhavani atrium. There were awards for chosen best three male and female photographers in the Judges choice category.
Dr. Shashi Tharoor, Hon. Member of Parliament, was the Chief Guest for the day. Sriram Venkitaraman, IAS, Balan Madhavan, Technopark CEO Hrishikesh Nair and Experion Executive Director Suresh V.P was also present on the occasion.
Balan Madhavan distributed the awards for the Judges choice winners, to male and female categories. The winner’s award winning moments and their portrait, which won them awards, are as in respective order.
Anand R.J (UST Global) won the first prize in judge’s choice Male category
Judges Choice First Prize (Male Category) winning photograph of Anand R.J
Resmi B Nair (EY) won the first prize in judge’s choice – Female category
Judges Choice First prize (Female) award winning photo captured by Resmi B Nair.
Shashi Tharoor MP distributed the awards for the judge’s choice second place winners in male and female categories. The winners are :
Anoop Vijayan ( Suntec ) won the Second prize in the judge’s choice male category
Aaarya Neerej (IBS) won the Second prize in the judge’s choice female category
Sriram Venkitaraman IAS distributed the awards for the judge’s choice third place winners, in male and female categories.
The winners are Afroz Mohammed (EY) won the third prize in the judge’s choice male category,receiving along with model of photo
Sindhu Anand (EY) won the third prize in the judge’s choice female category
Technopark CEO Hrishikesh Nair gave the award to Dera David (Infosys) who bagged audience poll category award with highest likes for her photograph,posted in chhaya2017 Facebook group.
Photo Exhibition of select photos of Chhaya2017 at Bhavani atrium on 16 Aug, 2017