Amarnath Rameshbabu

Amar Ramesh

City: Chennai

Quote: Photography is not just about taking beautiful pictures. It's about allowing your passion to consume you. You get on an adventure of discovering yourself, inspiring your tribe, and making splendid memories along the way.

A short bio sketch:

Amar quit his job an engineer to pursue his passion for photography. What began as a photo journey of the temples of India, by happenstance became wedding photography. Studio A, Amar's brainchild, is now a sought after wedding photography studio. He has shot at locations globally including Greece, USA, and Sri Lanka. Their USP is tasteful and stylish premium photographs and videos that are a perfect matrimony of traditional and contemporary. As an entrepreneur, he continues to create brands like Stones and Stories - document temples that are Indian heritage architectural marvels, Toodle - an artistic kids photography studio, Big Short Films - Social Documentaries that infuse the viewer with positivity and humane energy and Discover Tamil Nadu - Short video journeys that inspire viewers to explore lesser known towns and experiences in interior South India.

Professional Qualification
M.S Electronics and Computer Science Engineering from the University Of Toledo (2002-2004)

Professional Experience
Over 5 years of IT experience, understands the fundamental principles for requirement analysis, architectural modeling, design and development of software applications, tools and technologies

Career Synopsis
Systems Manager, AT&T, Redmond WA, Jan 2007 – Sept 2010
Lead Consultant, Manhattan Associates, IN, Jan 2006 – Feb 2007
Software Analyst, Manhattan Associates, IN, Jun 2004 – Jan 2006
Professional Photography Career
Intern with Jennifer Tai, Marv Heston and Frank Blau - 2008-2010
Founder of ANRB Photo Artistry, 2011
Founder of Studio A, 2015

Awards & Recognitions
Emerging Photographer of the Year Finalist, 2009
Featured in Apple World Gallery, 2015
YESBANK, Changemaker of the Year, 2016
Wedaward, 2016
Weddison Award, 2016
Fearless, Collection 35, December 2016
Weddison Award, 2017

International Associations & Memberships
Fearless Photographer
WPPI
Weddison
Ambassador for Sony Alpha Community
WPJA

Media coverage
Ancient Tales, Times of India, Coimbatore, Saturday, April 8, 2017
Stories in stone, The Hindu, Saturday, April 8, 2017
A shortcut to change, The Hindu Metroplus, Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Peekaboo Into History, Times of India, Chennai, Thursday February 25, 2016
Karaikudi: A Feast of Tradition, Chennai Chronicle, Friday, November 13, 2015
Tanjore: A Treat for the Soul, Chennai Chronicle, Friday, October 30, 2015
Chennai in Slow Motion, The Hindu, Sunday, November 2, 2014
Dream Weavers, Simply Chennai, November 2013
Camera kaatum kavidhaigal, India Today (Tamil Edition), Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Dream Weaver, Wedding Times, April 2013
Get Set, Wedding Vows, May 2012
The Art of a Picture, PhotoYou, Spring 2012
Whirlwind Wedding, The Hindu, Monday, November 21, 2011
South Style, Wedding Vows, November 2011
Love for the shots, The Hindu, Saturday, August 6, 2011
Fairy Tales, Wedding Vows, May 2011
Traditionally Speaking, Wedding Vows, April 2011
The Marina in slow-mo, The Hindu, Friday
Making messes helps resident pursue photography, www.bellevuereporter.com, Friday, May 21, 2010
Rich with Tradition, Wedding Vow
Kalyana Clickerhal, Tamil Magazine
City couples take wedding celebrations to dizzying heights, Chennai Times,

1 Client Letters

The following letters are from the clients of Amarnath Rameshbabu.

Married: 1 year ago

Vamsi & Havishya

Having your team shoot my wedding is literally a dream come true. Right from the pre wedding shoot, you guys have been a fabulous team and we enjoyed our shoot thoroughly and were eagerly waiting for you guys to shoot all our wedding ceremonies. It was great to have such an awesome and fun team of people shoot us. We had so much fun with your team and in those few days you had become a part of our family. Even the pictures were taken with so much love and passion, it shows!!! Keep it up studio A!!