photo by Calvina Nguyen

 Based in San Francisco, Alpana is an award-winning lifestyle and portrait photographer originally from Mumbai, India. Her formal art-school and advertising agency background goes hand in hand with her ability to see the big picture. Clients hire Alpana for her authentic storytelling and ability to create unique and engaging content. With her masterful eye, she has the ability to find a story in life’s everyday moments.

Instagram: Alpana Aras 

NY Times, Feature,  Interview
Levure litteraire, The Indian Saree  
The Wild Word, Artists-in-Residence, Shifting Borders Show
Dear Photographer, Interview,
Feature Shoot, Feature
Urban Living Through the Eyes of
69 Photographers around the world
Click & Co, Daily Project
Alphabet Journal, Feature
Mozi Magazine, Feature
Let the Kids, Feature
Once Upon a Teatime, Feature
Bloom Forum, Feature
Lemonade and Lenses, Feature
Little Bellows, Feature, 02/13
Let the Kids, Feature
Style Me Pretty, Feature
Once Upon a Teatime, Feature
Gnaana, Interview

Shifting Borders, Exhibition with collaborating artists
Center for Fine Art, Family, Director’s Award, Juror: Katherine Ware
Life framer, Youthhood, Honorable Mention, Juror: David Stewart