Celebrity photographer Karthik Srinivasan launched his star-studded celebrity calendar for 2020
‘The Royals – Kings & Queens at the Helm’ on 17th January 2020.
The launch saw a royal guest list including individuals from the film and fashion fraternity, high profile industrialists, socialites and members from various consulates across Chennai.
Karthik Srinivasan, being in the photography industry for more than two decades, has been shooting leading celebrities, advertising campaigns, fashion features & many successful celebrity calendars. His calendar from last year “Once Upon a Time” featured Shruti Haasan, Kajal Aggarwal, Tapsee, Oviya, Catherine Tresa, Nikki Galrani etc., reprising the iconic roles of old Hollywood. It received much praise and several media mentions & had created phenomenal buzz among all over the media fraternity.
This year, Karthik Srinivasan has come with a celebrity calendar themed “The Royals”. The calendar features leading celebrities from South India portrayed as Royal Kings & Queens adorning exquisite jewels, delicate wardrobes in unimaginable avatars. The stars featured in this year’s calendar are – Shruti Haasan, Jiiva, Aishwarya Rajesh, STR, Raiza Wilson, Atharvaa, Oviya Helen, Ram Pothineni, Gayathrie Shankar, Bharath, Nikki Galrani, Vishnu Vishal, Nidhhi Agerwal, Priya Anand, Megha Akash, Arun Vijay and Regina Cassandra.
ABOUT KARTHIK SRINIVASAN
Karthik Srinivasan started his career in fashion and has traversed through various posts including modelling, shoot coordination, and shoot production. He then ventured into fashion photography.
Some of the leading names who graced his frames are Akon, Deepika Padukone, Mahesh Babu, Dhanush, Anushka Shetty, Vikram, Kamal Haasan, Suriya, Vijay, Madhavan, Simbu, Karthi, Jiiva, Mohanlal, Amala Paul, Sneha, Shriya Saran, Bhoomika, Shruti Haasan, Priyamani, Namita, Tammanah and Anushka Sharma.
His decorated career as a photographer has also included shoots for brands like Royal Challenge, Van Heusen, Basics, Genesis, Venfield, Samsung, HSBC, Standard Chartered, Weekender, MTV Clothing, Classic Polo, Samsung, Proline, Levis, Simply Sofa, Images Bazaar, Chennai Silks, Khazana Jewellery and for advertising agencies like JWT, Ogilvy, Lowe, Mudra, Mcann, Opus to name a few. He also has shot for leading Magazines like Vogue, Filmfare, Femina, South Scope, Galatta, JFW, Society and many other esteemed brands.
In addition to his extremely successful stint in the photography business, six years ago he began running KAPA (K's Academy of Photographic Arts), a photography academy in Chennai which has fostered more than 500 students.
He also has his sights set on a creative wedding imaging service, 'Moonstruck', a premium photography company comprising a pool of highly talented Photographers capturing elite weddings through Candid Photography, Pre & Post Wedding shoots. He has been also been associating with SONY’s Alpha range of professional cameras as its brand ambassador.