“Photography is All about Colours and Light”
Govind Vijayakumar hails his origin from Palakkad, the western district of Kerala. He is an Electronics Engineer turned Wildlife Photographer. Currently residing in Kochi, Kerala.
Did schooling across Kerala as his parent had a transferable job. He graduated from Model Engineering College, Thrikkakkara in Electronics and Communications. He got an offer from Wipro VLSI while he was doing his final year of B.Tech Tech in 2008 and continued there till the beginning of 2013. In the month of February 2013, he became a part of the Research wing at Philips Research, Bangalore, India, as a Senior Hardware Design Engineer. He continued in Philips till 2018.
He developed a keen interest in photography after completing his graduation. He loves traveling a lot and this has helped him a lot to remold himself as a good photographer. Govind is gifted with a photographer’s eye and observes everything through that and is always ready to take any hardships to click the best and to learn the brand new technologies in photography.
He has friends across the globe and this broadened his view in the vast world of photography. He is more interested in nature, wildlife, and bird photography. Canon’s 500D was the first camera he bought. Later he upgraded to Canon 1DX Mark2 & Canon 7D Mark 2. Thus a leisure time engagement transformed into a much more serious hobby.
He shares photography tips, photography tutorials, camera and camera gear reviews, photo editing software tips, and reviews. You can also see his wonderful captures in the photo gallery of Photography Axis. He has got around 1.4 Million plus fan followers on Facebook.
CAMERA & LENSES
- Canon EOS 1DX Mark2 📷
- Canon EOS R 📷
- Canon EF 500mm f/4 L IS2 USM Lens
- Canon EF 70-200mm f/4 L IS USM Lens
- Canon EF 50 mm f/1.4 Lens
- Canon RF 35mm f1.8 Macro IS Lens