A photographer by profession and passion, Nilayjyoti Talukdar was born and brought up in Guwahati where he pursued his higher education. His quest to look at things through a frame took him, almost naturally, to photography. His journey as a photographer began in 2006 and in 2010, along with a couple of friends; he started a venture called the Delhi Photography Club. He specializes in product, food, interior and documentary photography. Nilayjyoti Talukdar also has a day job as a Program Coordinator (Faculty) at Sri Aurobindo Centre for Arts and Communication.

Idris Ahmed and Nilay Jyoti are the main facilitators for the Short Term Digital Photography course at SACAC, Delhi.