About

Jhuma Datta has been an avid shutterbug since 2008; nature and landscape photography is her first love and prime area of interest. As a passionate traveller who is always ready to fly to enthralling destinations, she has traversed extensively clicking many moods and facets of nature. It is needless to state, that she has been engaged ever since in her pursuit of achieving excellence in this field. .

She is enthusiastic about training young photographers and is relentlessly involved in photography workshops. This prolific and talented individual also finds time to judge various painting and photography competitions.

Accredited by organisations like ‘National Geographic Traveller’,  Smart Photography,  121ckicks.com and ‘WikiMedia’, Jhuma Datta organized her first solo exhibition 'PENCHANT' in 2012 at Gaganendra Shilpa Pradarshashala, Kolkata and the 2nd edition 'SOLACE' in 2014 followed by ‘RHAPSODY’ in 2015, the third solo venture from her artistic collection that presents an amalgamation of creative techniques and compositional ideas. She believes, art lovers would take pleasure in the splendour of the rocks, the water bodies, the flora and fauna, the horizon, the clouds and the night skies captured by her.

A philanthropist at heart, she spends all her free time helping the less fortunate as part of the Inner Wheel club. This talented individual started her aesthetic journey with painting landscapes and portraits and specializes in water colour and acrylic on canvas. This makes her photographs unique as each of them turn out to be a reflection of life as seen from an artist's eyes.