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Significant steps to the creation of compelling images

This presentation will include the following elements of discussion. .. Crafting the visual story for emotional impact with different techniques. ..Shaping the visual pathway. ..concept of visual balance and ways to achieve it. ..Enabling the evolution of creative vision by identifying and nurturing individual style.



Sapna is a nature photographer based in Northern California. She is currently pursuing dual careers as a photographer and a physician. As a radiologist she studies images in an attempt to establish diagnosis and to achieve cure. As a photographer she aspires to generate images that are both a creative expression for the artist as well as a therapeutic visual for the audience. Her time is divided equally between these two careers.

She conducts small group photography workshops focused on creative expression both within the country as well as internationally. The workshops are conducted in accordance with "Nature first" principles emphasizing Nature conservation, and impact reduction.
Her work has been published across the globe and featured on National Geographic, Adobe, Sony and Flickr platforms.

In addition to incorporation into multiple medical centers across Northern California to create an ambiance of healing, her images have been used for video conferencing needs by corporations including Google, Gap, Hitachi, Yahoo etc.

Sapna has been a guest speaker at the Adobe Headquarters, B&H event space, Photography conferences  and at camera clubs across the country. In addition to speaking engagements, she also contributes articles on a regular basis to various magazines including OnLandscape, Popular Photography and Outdoor Photographer magazine.
She is a brand ambassador for Gura Gear and Valleret, and  works as a creative collaborator with B&H, Flickr, and BayPhoto.
Select images are available for purchase across 80 countries worldwide through the art gallery franchise Yellowkorner. A significant portion of the proceeds from the sales of the images on her own website are directed to charity