Prashanth Viswanathan is a free-lance photographer, working across the sub-continent of India. He has worked professionally in this field since October 2006. His experience varies from working for news wires (Reuters, Bloomberg), newspapers (New York Times, International Herald Tribune) and magazines, (Forbes, BusinessWeek, Time, Newsweek); to non-government organizations (Action Aid), and other feature agencies. He is also currently branching out into multimedia and short audiovisual series of images. The focus of his work is on documentary photography, including events, weddings, political activism, visual sociology and news photojournalism.