Manik Katyal is the Curator, Photo editor and Editor-in-Chief of Emaho Magazine—an online publication that aims to put forward emerging artists by organizing international exhibitions and workshops. Founder of Emaho Magazine, Manik is a journalist who has interviewed some of the world renowned photographers. Nominated for the ‘Creative Entrepreneur of 2012’ award by the British Council.
Manik was a judge at the FORMAT International Photography Festival ,The Reminders Stronghold Project Grant and FotoDoks Workshop in support of VII Photo Agency. Manik was also sharing the judging panel with the world’s top photo editors including Time,New York Times,CNN and many others for Fotovisura Grant 2012. He served on the panel for LUCEO Student awards 2013 and the International Photography Awards 2013.
Manik has also served as a portfolio reviewer in various international festivals including FORMAT International Photography Festival, United Kingdom, Chiang Mai Documentary Arts Festival, Thailand, Angkor Photo Festival, Cambodia, Encontros da Imagem, Portugal, Voies-Off Arles,France, Lens Culture Foto-Fest, France and New York Times Portfolio Reviews, USA.