Aman Shakya, born and raised in Nepal, is a studio photographer pursuing his Master of Arts in Photography from Savannah College of Art and Design. His journey towards photography was preceded by his undergraduate degree in Information Technology from Assumption University of Thailand. Shakya gravitates towards commercial photography and the artistry exemplified in his craft are born of a keen eye for lights and boundless expertise in both image compositing and post-producing. He believes people's expressions reflect their thoughts and emotions, which connects him with them and motivates him to embrace human elements in his photographs. Shakya is proud to have been recently published by Profoto as part of their RisingLight series. Additionally, his work is featured on the January/February 2018 cover of Oz magazine.
Profoto RisingLight Blog Post