When photographer Hersh Chadha looks through his camera s lens, he sees the world as only he can one man s vision, brimming with life and vigor, full of contradictions yet forming a harmonious whole. Largely self-taught, Chadha eschews photographic aids such as filters or artificial lights. He captures the essence of the moment in all its simplicity and purity, whether at the mouth of a volcano, in the heart of the jungle, or on a city street. Hersh Chadha is an internationally renowned photographer and an advocate of endangered species, climates, and ways of life. A devoted naturalist, Chadha works with WWF International, among other groups. He runs a global network of diverse business activities and is actively involved with numerous environmental and charitable organizations. A native of India, he lives in Dubai.