Jai Thakur, a Business Research Analyst by profession is a self-taught photographer. Brought up in a small cantonment of Darjeeling district he is now based in Delhi. He is a recipient of prestigious Sahapedia Frames Grant and also, won awards at the repute of (PX3), International Photography Awards (IPA), Monochrome International Photography Awards, (MIFA), (TIFA), Sahitya Kala Parishad and Jeevika: 10 Asian Livelihood Documentary Film Awards. His work has been published in various media platforms be it print or online like National Geographic Your Shot, 121clicks, etc. Also, he has been a part of MX Player Web-series “Express Yourself” on River Conservation and recently.