Sohel F Fidai…
Mst Alfaaz Gurubhai Thakkar , born in Mumbai on 27th June 2003 he started juggling with cameras at tender age of 7 & at the age of 11 years was a proud owner of cameras like Canon, Minolta & Yashica – thanks to the encouragement of his father Mr. Gurubhai Thakkar, the CEO of ‘Perfect Woman” Pvt Ltd & his mother Dr. Khooshi Gurubhai – the Editor of “Perfect Woman” a fashion & lifestyle magazine & who is also the convener of annual beauty pageant – “Perfect Miss India” since the last 4 years.
For Alfaaz, the last 2 years have been the most fulfilling & memorable part of his life. This 14 years old child prodigy successfully completed his photography course from ‘Frame Box’ & became the youngest to graduate from this institution of excellence. At the age of 11 he became the member of ‘Film Craft Federation’, as youngest Cinematograpgy, Cameraman.
In the interim period Alfaaz went through several shoots with celebrities like Madhuri Dixit, Adah Sharma, Sunny Leone, Ritika Singh, Deepti Naval, Mrs Shalini Thackeray & a host of artists & models. He was with due respect invited as a “Special Invitee” for the “Lakme Fashion Show” for 4 years in a row.
“India Book Of Records” , “Asia Book Of Records” & World Records have recognized this young & budding talent & after a meticulous research, due tests & adjudication conferred the well deserved award to Alfaaz, as “India’s & Asia’s Youngest Professional Photographer” on 15th May 2017 at Mumbai . It was a moment for great joy for him, his parents, other family members & photographer fraternity to witness Alfaaz’s passion & endeavor being recognized & felicitated.
RJ Jituraaj, Radio Mirchi 91.1FM had a magnificent interview with Alfaaz Gurubhai for his achievement as a proud Young Indian.
Alfaaz has a special & unique approach toward his “Subject” & with his camera savvy magical touches manages to bring out the best in the form of high quality photographs.
The industry predicts that Alfaaz has a glorious future in the years to come. The world of photography & Cinematography will definitely be benefitted with this 14 years old’s induction. He shoots with his camera & skills – wonderful photographs – a talent to be seen to be believed.
Alfaaz is just 13 years old & his talent at a nascent stage, but on the right track to realize his potentials in the coming years. He has earned a good reputation due to the quality of his photographs. He is a dedicated hard working disciplined young boy. Experience has taught him never to compromise with results & to strive for 100 percent perfection. As a result he comes out with, what is called as picture perfect photographs – be it nature, wild life, product or individuals. He is the last person to compromise on quality. He is planning to exhibit his photographs in Mumbai shortly.
Alfaaz has embarked on a journey with his eyes set to ultimately become an ace photographer & be the global ambassador to represent India. He is sure of building his reputation as a strong & dependable brand – a name to be reckoned with. He plans to pursue advance courses in photography in India & abroad.