Aparna Jayakumar is a photographer from Mumbai, India, currently based in Doha. Educated in Mumbai, Italy and Greece, she was nominated for the Prix Pictet in 2009. Her work has been published in Monocle, Inge Morath Magazine, Le Journal de la Photographie, Travel+Leisure, CNNgo.com, IQ, GQ, The Sunday Times, The Telegraph, BBC TopGear and other publications. She has shot for brands such as GEOX, Cadbury’s, Marico, Etisalat Mobile, The Spice Tailor and film publicity stills for Mira Nair, Sooni Taraporevala and Vishal Bhardwaj. She is currently teaching photography at Virginia Commonwealth University Qatar’s community classes.