Noida Film City: International Journalism Centre in association with News Paper Association of India and International Chamber of Media And Entertainment Industry presented National Achievers Award for Photo Journalism at a grand function at Marwah Studios, Film City Noida.
International Journalism Centre is dedicated to the promotion of journalists and good journalism. After an award function for good journalism and media workshop last month; we decided to honor all those journalists who have done well in photo journalism,â€ said Sandeep Marwah President of International Journalism Centre.
â€œPhotographs are the ever lasting memories. One picture is equal to thousand words. Every picture leaves a powerful impact on the reader and viewer. The job of the photo Journalist is not only difficult but complicated tooâ€ added Marwah also president of ICMEI.
â€œNews Paper Association of India will leave no stone unturned to high light the members of the press who all have done extraordinary in their field. This award function is one of the programs we have designed,â€ said Vipin Gaur General Secretary NAI.
â€œPhotography is an art. One picture can sensitize you; it can make you emotional and can provoke too. Every journalist has to keep in mind the effect of every picture printed or shown to public,â€ added senior photographer O.P. Sharma while receiving his lifetime achievement Award.
Rajinder Wadhwa, Shyam Pandey and Rajesh Badal were also honored with highest Photography award. Sandeep Marwah, the Global Cultural Minister, presented National Achievers Award to 35 photographers from 11 states of India and Nepal.
Later Sandeep Marwah was also declared as an â€˜International Media Guruâ€™ for his untiring contribution to Print, Radio, Television, Cinema, New Media, Events, Media Education and journalism.
Earlier R.K.Singh former Engineer in Chief Doordarshan, Sushil Bharti Broadcasting Head Radio Noida & MSTV, Dr. Vijay Kapoor HOD Journalism ASMS and Arun Anand HOD Photography AAFT Conducted the workshop for the professional photojournalists from all over India and media students at Marwah Studios.