B.K.Sinha India nature,animal,wildlife,ESFIAP,MFIAP,ARPS
B.K.Sinha

B.K.Sinha: MFIAP, ESFIAP, ARPS, Hon FIP

BK Sinha's Photographic journey:

1970  first SLR Minolta SR7 and SR1 with 55mm 1.8 and 200 mm 5.6 used equipment

1972  first wild life image at Betla ( Palamau)of an Indian gaur and first pictorial image

1975  Founder secretary of Photographic Association of Bihar( PhAB )

1976  first national salon acceptance at PAB, Calcutta on a slide

1977  Joined FIP as LM

1988  sabbatical from Photography for 10 years while on a study tour abroad

1988-89 Took over as president of PhAB and started salon participation seriously

1994  First International acceptance

1999  Became secretary for FIP salon recognitions

2002  Vice President followed by Acting President of FIP

2003  Best Indian participant for 3 years on a run.

          Organised IIPC annual conference at Patna

          AFIAP, ARPS

2004  Elected President of FIP and received  AIIPC

          Hon FIP

2006  2nd term as President of FIP and organised FIP convention at Patna

          Received   EFIAP

2008  8th International ranking in PSA Nature who’s who

2010  Elected as President FIP

2010  Awarded the coveted MFIAP for my series on Cheetah

2011  While President, appointed as acting Hony secretary of FIP following the sad demise of Mr Benu Sen

2012  Elected as Hony Secretary General of FIP unanimously

2014  Elected as Hony Secretary General of FIP unanimously

2016  Elected as Hony Secretary General of FIP unanimously

2016  Awarded ESFIAP at FIAP world congress at Seoul


Started the culture of workshops in FIP at affordable prices. FIP has so far conducted 16 national as well as 5 international workshops in the last 4 years alone.

Instrumental in hosting two FIAP nature world cups in India 2010 and 2014.