Life In Local Train

PhotographerDIVYAKANT SOLANKI
PrizeHonorable Mention
CompanyEuropean Pressphoto Agency
City/CountryThane, India
Entry Description

Indian commuters travel in a local train in Mumbai, India. According to media reports, around eight million commuters travelling on over 3000 local train services everyday.

About Photographer

Divyakant Solanki, a self-taught photographer working with European Pressphoto Agency based in Mumbai, since 2010. He born in Amreli city of Saurashtra region in the state of Gujarat, India. He did Diploma Computer Engineer from RCTI-Ahmedabad. But as he was more passionate about photography, he stopped further study and started freelancing. He joined Business Standard - Ahmedabad in 2003 as photographer and later transferred to Mumbai bureau in 2005. His work graced in all major publications such as New York Times, Guardian, Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, Time, Telegraph etc.