New Delhi, India
epa chief photographer for the Indian sub-continent Harish Tyagi has won critical acclaim and prestigious awards for his contributions in the fields of news, current affairs, and environment.
He received the Gold Award (Nature & Environment category) at the First Indian Press Photographer's Awards in 2000. Harish was also awarded the National Media Fellowship for photojournalists from the National Foundation for India for "The impact of pollution in the Yamuna river and ways to combat it" (2001) and for "Season Distress Migration and its effects on Children" (2008). In New Delhi he had several solo exhibits.