Omkar Kocharekar is a Photographer and Cinematographer from Mumbai. With almost a decade of experience photographing professionally, and being mentored by some of the finest photographers from the Indian Press, Omkar has built a steady reputation as a photojournalist and is somewhat of a street photography icon in Mumbai.
Omkar received his education in photography from one of the finest universities of India, Sir J.J. School of Applied Arts and was one of the top contestants in India’s first photography show, the prestigious Nat-Geo Mission Cover Shot (Maximum City).
After being associated with the Indian press for several years, Omkar sought to take his skill to the next level and landed a job as the Director of Photography on Asia’s biggest photography and filmmaking channel, GMax Studios. Since then he’s gone on to shoot and direct over a 150 assignments and has photographed some of the biggest celebrities in India and abroad.