Chhandak Pradhan (b. 1985) is an Indian journalist and documentary photographer based in Calcutta, working for such clients as Save The Children, Stop TB, Rotary International, British Council and Deutsche Bank.
He has a diploma in Photojournalism from Ateneo de Manila University, Philippines and holds a masters degree in Journalism from University of Calcutta. In 2012, he was nominated for World Press Photo’s The Joop Swart Masterclass and received the Konrad Adenauer Asian Center for Journalism Fellowship in 2011. Chhandak was also invited for the 2009 Angkor Photo Workshop in Siem Reap, Cambodia as one of the 29 emerging photographers from Asia.
He was a Finalist at 2012 Sony World Photography Awards : Save The Children Photo Competition and the third quarter winner of Forward Thinking Museum JGS Quarterly Photo Contest 2011.
Chhandak specialises in conceptualising content for editorial projects, still and motion picture shoots, multimedia journalism along with writing features and interviews.