Gurm is and Indian wedding photographer based in Vancouver and the proud author of Sikh Weddings: A Shot by Shot Guide for Photographers. Gurm’s chief motivation in publishing this book was to provide photographers with an understanding of the many traditions involved in a Sikh wedding so that they feel empowered and emboldened in photographing such weddings. The book provides an in depth understanding of the most common Sikh wedding traditions and offers thoughtful guidance on how best to photograph these traditions. Gurm has also written articles regarding Sikh wedding photography for acclaimed websites such as SLR Lounge. The book is published by Amherst Media and can be purchased worldwide.
Award Winning Photographer
With a flair for blending traditional elements from Sikh weddings with his unique retouching style and creative portraiture. As an Indian wedding photographer he has built a reputation for the highest quality of service and calibre of work. Gurm’s goal is to introduce an artistic and glamorous style to every wedding he photographs. He has been mentored by some of the top photographers in the world such as Scott Robert Lim and Jerry Ghionis. Widely regarded for his fusion style that beautifully integrates traditional Sikh culture and typically western elements. Gurm has won multiple awards from WPPI (Wedding Portrait Photographers International), alongside some of the top photographers in the world and is recognized as international award wining photographer.
Passion & Photography
Capturing time and freezing a moment have always inspired Gurm. Photography freezes a moment in time forever and in doing so, creates memories. In that moment, a story becomes timeless. Photography and film have not just been a passion of Gurm’s since childhood – they have been an obsession. What inspires Gurm is artful storytelling through images that evoke drama and emotion. Gurm has a love of storytelling and believes that everyone has a unique story that should be captured and shared through wedding photographs. Gurm would love to meet with you to discuss all the details of your upcoming wedding and capture your wedding story.