Himanshu Khagta is one of the top travel and editorial photographer in India. He has captured some of the remotest regions in the Himalayas and is in constant demand for his editorial work. His work has been published in numerous publications including the The New York Times, Conde Nast Traveller, BBC Travel, Lonely Planet, National Geographic Traveller.
He is known for capturing exquisite images and documenting the life of people in some of the remotest Himalayan villages. He is extremely versatile. From spending months in high altitude Himalayas in sub zero conditions to photographing a luxury resort in an exotic travel destination. His sense of humour, calm attitude and impeccable work ethic makes him really easy to work with, even in the most difficult situations. Living a life of adventure, he spends his time hiking, mountain biking and alpine skiing across the Himalayas. He never refuses an opportunity to travel to new places, specially in far away locations away from civilisations.
Directed an Ad Film for Royal Enfield.
Himalayan Roads Youtube Channel got 90,000 Subscribers.
Directed Ad Films for National Geographic Traveller and Vivo.
Founded QUROST, a Himalayan production agency.
Published 1000 copies of the first Photo Book, Life in Spiti.
Hiked 127kms, tracing the ancient silk route to the border of Tibet.
Created Youtube Channel – Himalayan Roads
Moved to Spiti for six month in the winters to document the harsh winter life.
Navigated a 7000kms tractor ride from Chandigarh to Kanyakumari and back.
Took a Tractor to Ladakh on a record breaking 3623km journey.
First Assignment with International Herald Tribune.
Got my Driving License and went on a solo drive to Bharmaur.