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RPS Honours Indian Photograph­er


Royal Photograph­ic Society (RPS) UK, in its latest communiqué, announced the Fellow of Royal Photograph­ic Society (FRPS) to an Indian photograph­er, Tamma Srinivasa Reddy. Srinivasa Reddy is only the 18th Indian to receive the honour after the Royal Photograph­ic Society was formally establishe­d and founded in London in the year 18ͷ͵.

Reddy’s photo panel comprising 21 photos on the Covid-19 pandemic situation in India (with particular focus on Andhra Pradesh) was considered by the Jury as the “most comprehens­ive”. The photo panel has covered three states of India, viz.

Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Uttar Pradesh. Reddy (a former contributo­r at SP) had elaboratel­y covered ground realities in India via his photograph­s when the country was battling the Covid-19 problem. He has captured the efforts of the Indian government as well as the State Government­s in combating the menace.

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