Featured Photographer Rajiv Pachat

"My memorable photographic event was capturing the red moon lunar eclipse"

Lunar Eclipse

Q and A with Photographer Rajiv Pachat

In Rajiv’s words:

“I am an Investment Banker by profession and an amateur photographer. There is no particular genre I am inclined to but try to do justice in whatever I try to capture whether life or still life. This is the site where I have gained recognition as a photographer  and you can follow me on Twitter here

What was your most memorable photographic event?

My memorable photographic event was capturing the red moon lunar eclipse years before where I ended up capturing the eclipse for almost 3 hours straight.

Lunar Eclipse

Which is your favourite photo and why?

My favorite photo is a fine art photograph rendering of a mosque right behind where I stay in Muscat, Sultanate of Oman

Muscat, Sultanate of Oman

What is your favourite piece of gear?

My Nikon D810 and D300S and Sony RX 100 III for street photography

Which area of photography do you specialise in?

Landscape and Portraits


From a purely photographic point of view where would you most like to visit?


Is there anything else you’d like to share?

I am still on the learning curve and believe that whoever likes my work will follow in social media others will not. I am not in the race of getting more followers for follower’s sake.