Weekenders is the Photography Club associated with ShutterXpose. The club was formed in 2011 by few like-minded photographer friends with the aim of capturing images over the weekend and sharing their technical expertise to novice and amateurs on various aspects during photo shoot visits. Over the years Weekenders have gained popularity as one of Kuwait’s premier Photography club. The vision of the club has been to Promote, Educate and Inspire Photographers by conducting various workshops and photo shoots in different genres of Photography to pursue their passion. The group also invites Professional Photographers both local and International to impart their knowledge and experiences to their members.
Guru Hegde A Mechanical Designer by profession and an avid passionate professional photographer, photo educator, traveler and adventurist.
A self learned photographer, he has been photographing from 1995 with a Nikon F50 & F80m film camera before moving to digital in 2008 with a Nikon D90. He enjoys all genre of photography, his photographic work concerns the whole range of topics from natural landscapes to cityscapes and from still life to Bird and Wildlife.
He conducts photography and post processing workshops in Kuwait and has been a guest speaker in various Photography clubs in India, his work has been appreciated, acknowledged and published by Wikipedia, Scholastic Publishing House (New York) and Viewbug.
He has been honoured by Tamron as Tamron Mentor in Kuwait for his professionalism and technical expertise in the field of photography.
He is also member of Professional Photographers of America (PPA) and Photography Society of America (PSA) He is the brain child of Weekender Photography Club. You can see his professional work here.
Prashanth Shetty Agari A professional photographer who loves creativity, he believes in capturing beautiful off-beat and candid moments. Prashanth had been quite instrumental during the early formation of the club, he has now moved to Mangalore leaving his full time job in Kuwait and to focus on his passion in Photography. It’s his passion and love for light and glamour which has earned him as a reputable professional Wedding Photographer in the region.
He currently runs a Photo studio and takes on commercial photography assignments. You can see his professional work here.