Nemai Ghosh (photographer)

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Nemai Ghosh
Nemai Ghosh Addresses - Opening Ceremony - 1st Four Ps Group Exhibition - Kolkata 2019-04-17 0616.JPG
Nemai Ghosh in April 2019
Born(1934-05-08)8 May 1934
Calcutta, British India
Died25 March 2020(2020-03-25) (aged 85)
Kolkata, India
Years active1960s–2020

Nemai Ghosh (8 May 1934 – 25 March 2020) [1] was a noted Indian photographer most known for working with Satyajit Ray, [2] as a still photographer for over two decades, starting with Goopy Gyne Bagha Byne (1969) till Ray's last film Agantuk (1991). [3] [4]


He was a jury member at the 2007 National Film Awards, [5] [6] and was awarded the Padma Shri by Government of India in 2010. [7]

He died on 25 March 2020. He was 85. [8]


Photographs of Satyajit Ray by Nemai Ghosh at Ghare Baire art gallery, Currency Building, Kolkata Ghare Baire Gallery 3.jpg
Photographs of Satyajit Ray by Nemai Ghosh at Ghare Baire art gallery, Currency Building, Kolkata

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