Photography Club

The “MIT-ADT Photography Club” will be cradle of photography talent pool of MIT ADT University.

To, promote creativity through photography, to share and critique the photographs of peers, to educate and improve technical skills, and to spread the love and art of photography, throughout the MIT- ADT University.

  • To develop & encourage photography & its allied activities among MIT ADT university & To promote, develop, preserve, & protect the art of photography.
  • To develop and encourage photography and its allied activities among MIT ADT Community.
  • To organize photo walks on weekends and holidays aiming to capture and document nature, heritage, city culture, festivals and specific events of interest to photography.
  • To conduct periodical theme based competitions, exhibitions, meets and there by bringing together people of the same ideology for the common cause of promoting photography as an art form.
  • To cover events through the Club and provide memoirs through University magazine, web promotions; create archive of photographs of the University for Future Use.

World Photography Day, Landscape, Art Festival


  • The club will organise a lecture, workshops, seminars, and demonstration series of renowned Photographers.
  • The activities covering Camera Instrumentation, Product, Model, Landscape, Culture and all other various Medias.   
  • Tour & Visits: The Photography club propose the tours and visits to places where the Nature of arts like Heritage of India, Festivals, Product, Food, Travel Documentry, Nature Landscapes,  the visits will be organised to study the extinguishing Photographic perspective arts in society culture, to study the surrounding nature, real time social impact, miniature indoor outdoor lights theory. Visit to heritage places, Indian Forest (Wild Life Sancuary), study the nature & the art galleries. Exhibit photography art show’s in Jahangir Art Gallery, Nehru centre will be organised when the creation coming through by the students. The artists from all over the country will be called to interact with the students and enthusiasts.
  • Photography Camp: a short term Photography camp also will be organised and working style of every photographers will be shared in the camp. 
  • MIT Photography club is inagurated on 13th November 17, Venue: RK Memorial Hall, MIT ADT Univeristy, rajbaug, Loni-Kalbhor, Pune. Time: 9.30am.
  • We have invited guest for inagural ceremony:
  • Chief Guest Mr. Rajesh Kamath (Canon Mentor, India),
  • Guest of Honour Prof. Dhimant Panchal (Director, MIT Institute of Design),
  • Dignitaries Prof. Dr. Mangesh Karad (Exceutive President, MIT ADT University), Dr. Sunil Rai (Vice Chancellor, MIT ADT University),
  • Host Dr. Mahesh Deshpande (Registrar) and Prof. Krishnamurthy Thakur (Direcotr, ISBJ).
  • MIT Photography Club organised workshop on same dayof inaugration 13th November’17 by Mr. Rajesh Kamath (Canon Mentor, India). There are 45 student’s registerd as member for the club and there were more than 100 students took the advantage of workshop on the same day.

Patron Prof. Dr.- Mangesh Karad

Chief Convener- Dr. Sunil Rai

Associate Convener- Dr. Mahesh Deshpande


Name Responsibility Department Email ID Contact no
Mr. Krishnamurthy Thakur Advisor ISBJ 9008308942
Prof. Rajendra Thakre Co-Mentor ID 9822560648
Prof. Tushar Panke Co-Mentor Fine Arts 8928887905
Mr. Shankar Naikwadi Co-Mentor SFT 9175930353
Prof. Ravi Nikam Co-Mentor ISBJ 8600014843
Students Organisation
Secretary Joint Secretary Treasurer Members
Anamika Menon 9833155119 Sushant Anikhindi Hinal Prabhakar Kasturi Koli Ashlesha Kuvalekar Vishakha Chaplot
1st WEEK Workshops on Photography and Allied Activities
2nd WEEK Architectural Photography, Art Photography & Selected topic for every month
3rd WEEK Competitions Alternate Months
4th WEEK Outdoor

Photography competitions will be conducted every alternate month on thematic topics:-

1st Activity of MIT Photography Club

  • 22nd November- Photography Exhibition Opening
  • Venue: VSKA Entrance, MIT ADT University, Rajbaug, Loni-Kalbhor, Pune
  • Chief Guest Prof. Dr. Mangesh Karad (Exceutive President, MIT ADT University),
  • Guest of Honour Dr. Sunil Rai (Vice Chancellor, MIT ADT University),
  • Host Dr. Mahesh Deshpande (Registrar) and Prof. Krishnamurthy Thakur (Direcotr, ISBJ).

MIT Photography Club organised photography competition. The topic for Photography was “LIFE”. The competition was only open to MIT ADT University students. We have received 70 photographs overall. We have awarded best 4 students and all participant felicated by certificates.

Name of the students selected for best photograph:

  1. Apurvanidhi Mukim (ID)
  2. Shriya Agarwal
  3. Praveen Patidar
  4. Yashodhar Gulati