The objective of the photography club is to provide a platform for the interested students to share and exhibit their creativity, knowledge and passion for photography. The club conducts regular exhibitions, workshops and guest lectures to enhance aesthetic and critical skills in photography.
Photography Club student coordinator’s
Ms. Haritha M, V BA JPENG (B) | Mr. Adithya Ajith, V BA JPENG (B)
Lumos- Annual Photography Exhibition
The ninth edition of Lumos- the annual photography exhibition organised by the Department of Media Studies (UG) in association with the Photography Club of the college was held on November 26, 2021. The exhibition was inaugurated by Rev. Dr. Augustine George, Principal, Kristu Jayanti College. During his inaugural address, he stressed the importance of a platform of such kind help in churning the visual skills of budding photographers.
Dr. Gopakumar AV, Dean, Faculty of Humanities; Prof. Abraham, Coordinator, Department of Media Studies (UG), Adithya Ajith, Student Coordinator, Photography Club, faculty members, and students were present during the inaugural session.
Lumos 2021 exhibited over 200 photographs taken by student photographers. The event had an exclusive section for faculty members to display their images. The exhibition also showcased a working model of ‘camera obscura’, analog and digital camera models, and videos demonstrating the evolution of photography.
World Photography Day
The Photography club in collaboration with the department of Journalism and Mass Communication of Kristu Jayanti College organised a Photography Exhibition on August 19, 2019. The exhibition was conducted to commemorate the World Photography Day. Ms. Anjali Lakra, a freelancer and established portrait photographer inaugurated the photography exhibition.
The exhibit displayed more than forty award winning photographs from both acclaimed national and international photographers. Starting from the works of first Indian woman photographer, Homai Vyaravalla to contemporary artists such as Raghu Rai was proudly exhibited. Works belonging to different genres such as wild life, macro photography, landscapes, portraits, war photography were showcased. A special section was dedicated to the photographs of Pulitzer 2019 awardees Lorenzo Tugnoli and Reuters and natural calamities that has affected the Indian states in the recent months.
Kristu Jayanti College Photography Club organised the eight edition of LUMOS- Annual Photo Exhibition on February 6,2019. The exhibition was inaugurated by Rev. Fr. Augustine George, Vice Principal, Kristu Jayanti College. The event exhibited around 400 photographs captured by student photographers of themes ranging from wild life to abstract photography.