Our Awesome Team
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.
A post-grad in Political Science with an artistic knack, Chandra Sekhar is always keen to add uniqueness to his writing content and direction of work. His learning attitude and dedication to absorb the minute techniques of Audio-visual work have excelled him in a short span. The amalgamation of cognizance, out-of-the-box thinking, team spirit and active participation is well reflected in his writing for the in-house initiative of ‘Inspiring Odisha’ and various projects so far.
Sanjay Kanungo has more than 27 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.
A BFTII Trained cinematographer Aswini has been working in the field for last 20 years. He has been associated with channels like ETV Odia, OTV. Apart from features, documentaries and musicals, he also covers live events such as Puri Car festival, Odisha Assembly session, elections and reality shows.
Bhabatosh is an accomplished Production Manager with a wealth of experience spanning 8 years. His expertise lies in seamlessly integrating technical knowledge and accounting principles to drive efficiency and financial stability within production processes. With a deep understanding of both the technical intricacies and financial aspects of production, Bhabatosh excels in optimizing workflows, managing budgets, and making strategic decisions to enhance overall performance and profitability.
Subhakant is an experienced and quality hand in video and still photography. During his more than 20 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.
Manoranjan has an experience of 11 years in the field of graphics, animation and editing. He has worked with MBC News, Naxatra TV, Konark TV, JharkaOdisha etc. With professional diploma in animation technology, Manoranjan is well versed in 3D & 2D Animation, product Ads, brochures, bang, montage, promo, news template etc.
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.
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.
With strong sense of visuals and animation, Anil has experience of editing a variety of projects such as corporate films, documentaries, ad films, short films, training videos, promos etc. While working in Mumbai, Anil has also skilled himself in new age video editing to fulfil the requirement of the industry and clients.