Dheeraj Paul

Dheeraj Paul

India

I love to capture culture, people, and their emotions in daily life. 

Dheeraj Paul, born in 1974 in Delhi, India, hails from a family of well-known and skilled professional photographers. He has been working for over two decades as an editorial and advertising photographer. His specializations are people, travel, fine-art photography, food, and architecture photography—he believes in capturing moments in everyday situations. Besides outdoor photography, he is also an expert in indoor lighting situations and studio lighting setups. Dheeraj teaches advanced photography to post-graduate students at the AJK Mass Communication Research Centre at Jamia Millia Islamia University, Delhi, India. On top of that, he mentors photography masterclasses and photo expeditions across South East Asia. Dheeraj was part of the established Jury for the renowned Sony World Photography Awards from 2014 to 2015. He has been invited three times in a row as an International Jury to the Humanity Photo Awards 2009, 2011, and 2013 China, which was jointly organized by the China Folklore Photographic Association (CFPA) and the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). 

Dheeraj's Gear

ILCE-9

α9

ILCE-9

ILCE-7RM3

α7R III

ILCE-7RM3

ILCE-7M3

α7 III

ILCE-7M3

SEL1635GM

FE 16-35mm F2.8 GM

SEL1635GM

SEL2470GM

FE 24-70 mm F2.8 GM

SEL2470GM

SEL24F14GM

FE 24mm F1.4 GM

SEL24F14GM

SEL85F14GM

FE 85 mm F1.4 GM

SEL85F14GM

SEL100400GM

FE 100-400 mm GM

SEL100400GM

SEL70200GM

FE 70-200 mm F2.8 GM OSS

SEL70200GM