Vijay in Coimbatore, India, received his bachelors in Visual Communication from Bharathiyar University in India. He started his photography career as a student photojournalist for ananda vikatan , a leading tamil weekly magazine and been awarded the ‘ best student photojournalist of 2007 later he continued as full time photographer for the 8 magazines of Vikatan group in Coimbatore till now.
His photography shows on a variety range of wildlife,sports,social, political and economic issues. He specially captured a full night celebration event of a boy converted himself into a transsexual women in erode district india.
In 2010, he has been awarded 1st prize in a press photo competition conducted by Coimbatore Press club for the year 2009. Also in 2011 he has awarded 2nd prize for the same such competition conducted by club for the year 2010.Not only in his magazines, many of his photographs have been published in dailies like Dinamalar,Dinakaran ,The new Indian express,The times of india,Deccan chronicle,eenadu etc..