A self-taught photographer and naturalist, Anup Sah has been one of the most iconic voices in Mountain photography for more than 20 years, with scores of magazines, books and exhibitions to his name.
Born in a small town in Northern India, Nainital, Anup is known as master of peaks. Anup Sah has exhibited more than 2500 photographs in national and international photography salons and has over 300 awards to his credit.
He was named as one of the Top Ten Photographers in the country by The India International Photography Council (IIPC) in the years 1990, 1992 -2001 and in 2003 – 2005. He has also been honoured with Associateship Honour of India International Photographic Council, New Delhi.
Anup sah has been granted a fellowship (FICS) by image collegue society, USA.
An excellent mountaineer in his younger days, Anup has led and participated in various National and International Mountaineering Expeditions, Nanda Devi, Nanda Khat, Pawali Dwar, Devisthan, Shivling, Rudragaria, Panchchuli, and Shrikant to name a few. He still remains an active member of different mountaineering associations of the country. He is one of the active founders of Florists League, India and a Member of the Uttarakhand Wildlife Advisory Board.
Anup has been instrumental in organizing National and International Photography exhibitions in Uttarakhand since 1985 in collaboration with India International Photographic Council, Photographic Society of America, Federation of International Photography India and Federation of International De la Art Photography, Italy. He has also contributed as a Jury Member to judge various national and international recognized photography salons/ exhibitions. These exhibitions has contributed to a large extend to popularize photography and environmental conservation.