Editorial + Commercial Photographer

Parikshit Rao was born in Bangalore and made in Mumbai, but is most at ease when he is on the move.

He has worked as a travel photographer and writer for Indian and international magazines since 2006.

During his 3-year stint as Senior Photographer with Time Out Mumbai, he introduced the magazine's readers to many of the city's secrets. He also led the visual content team at Little Black Book as National Photo Editor.

Parikshit is currently a freelance photographer + writer and works out of Mumbai, Himachal Pradesh and New Delhi, India.


  • Travel photography & Writing
  • Food photography
  • Architecture + Interior photography
  • Portraits
  • Editorial photography
  • Commercial photography for F&B industry
  • Content Writing & Editing

Published in

  • Discover India
  • SpiceRoute
  • National Geographic Traveller, India & US Edition
  • Architectural Digest
  • CommonwealthWriters.org
  • Motherland
  • Jetwings
  • Tiger Tales
  • GQ
  • BBC Good Food
  • Rolling Stone, India
  • India Today Travel Plus
  • Outlook Traveller Guidebooks
  • Deutscher Taschenbuch Verlag , Germany

Commercial Clients

  • Crimson Hotels
  • Shubhashray Housing India
  • Pizza Express, India
  • Di Napoli, Mumbai
  • The Table, Mumbai
  • Shockk, Mumbai and many more...

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