Born in 1953 he started the journey with a Agfa Isoly III film camera that he had got as a gift. He completed a Basic Certificate Course from Chhayapath and practiced till 1990. After his retirement in 2013 he came back with newly purchased DSLR camera and at that time he joined South Kolkata Photogenic in 2018. He learnt a lot from his club and got opportunities to witness works of senior club members and other renowned photo artists. He started participating various Salons under guidance of the y Club and achieved AFIP Distinction in 2019.