Photographer Amitava Ray born and raised in east Indian city of Kolkata and completed his university graduation. Blogger Amitava Ray (অমিতাভ রায়) started his analogue photographic journey on 1979, few decades ago.
The Himalayan high altitude nature landscapes serves like a cinematic drama and painterly aesthetics along themes of intimacy, relationships and loss.
Nowadays with digital technology, his series of travel stories often represent and fictionalize personal situations. Alongside his dedication to long-term personal projects, he was a regular contributor to the social media, for publications before the creation of his only website RAYPHOTO.
The Rayphoto registration occurred within couple of days after the successful auction of Rhein II by German visual artist Andreas Gursky. This incident was the primary inspiration behind the foundation of this website rayPhoto on 2011 by him.