Our Awesome Team
Subhakant is an experienced and quality hand in video and still photography. During his more than 10 years of professional experience, he has worked with Doordarshan, India TV and News X. From documentary to news stories, he has proven his mettle in almost all genres of camera works. Ray passionately peruses wildlife photography as hobby.
A media personality with 20 years of experience in media, Sambit has worked with popular Odia dailies ‘Sambad’ and ‘Dharitri’ as a sports and developmental journalist. His skills are best reflected in a number of popular news & current affairs TV series in Doordarshan, ‘Odisha Diary’, ‘Ama Odisha’. He has produced several radio programmes and he is a recognised sports commentator.
Sampad Mahapatra is one of the most respected journalists of Odisha. A second batch JNU alumnus, he has taught History, Cinema and Journalism. He was the editor of leading Odia daily Sambad prior to joining NDTV. After 18 years of path breaking work in television news as NDTV’s Odisha Bureau Chief, Sampad currently works as the editor of an Odia Daily Nitidina.
Sanjay Kanungo has more than 15 years of experience in reporting news events as well as producing news, current affairs and cultural programmes like ‘Ajira Odisha’, ‘Odissa Diary’, ‘Aei Odisha’, ‘Ajira Cinema’, Spandan and ‘Kiran’. Prior to his association with Light House, he was working with popular Odia channel OTV as a producer and as senior producer in MBC TV.
Soumya Ranjan Pattnaik
Tremendously talented Soumya, with gifted sense of colour and lighting is capable of covering reality shows, documentaries, corporate films, ad films, music albums and live shows. This cinematography degree holder from Biju Patnaik Film and Television Institute of Odisha has worked for media organizations such as OTV, Prameya, Kamyab.
Pritish is an emerging talent in the field of digital media. He has been working in the industry as a compositing artist and motion graphics designer for the last 4 years. With a strong sense of color, light and perspective, Pritish brings freshness to his assignments and loves to do challenging projects.
Tapas has expertise in shooting news, features, documentaries, educational films. He has worked on assignments for NDTV, India TV, Doordarshan, ZEE TV, TV Today and ETV. His outstanding camera work is clearly visible in a number of documentary films and developmental projects for respectable organizations like of OSDMA, ORSAC, Live Stock, SHG, and otherMSSRF, Indo Swiss Project.
Shibangi holds Masters degree in Psychology and passion for Odissi Classical Dance. The combination makes her a strong blend of communication and creativity. Assertive, confident and positive she believes in the process of unending learning. Teacher, dancer and counselor, she believes that empathy makes every challenge possible.
is a senior Bhubaneswar based journalist with over 30 years of work behind him. Starting out with leading Odia daily ‘Sambad,’ he has worked for a host of top local, national and international media houses such as BBC World Service and OTV. Apart from his journalistic work, he has written scripts for scores of documentaries, telefilms and TV serials: in Odia, English and Hindi.