Ashane Marasinghe is a passionate photographer who was born and brought up in Colombo, Sri Lanka. By profession he’s a Senior Executive at an international airline.
His interest towards photography has been ever growing since 2013. He started with a short course in photography and completed the Advance Diploma in Photography in 2014 at National Association of Photographers, Sri Lanka. He bought his first camera in 2014 and started capturing the wildlife and nature in his own way.
His interested areas in photography are wildlife and nature, art, travel and sports. His priority however, has always been wildlife photography. He has won several local and international awards for his photography. At Sri Lanka’s State Photography Festival, he has won the Bronze Award in travel section in 2016, the Gold Award in wildlife section in 2017 and Bronze Award in Opens section in 2018. He has also claimed the grand prize at Canon Photo Marathon which was held on 2017. At various international photography events, he has won Gold Medal, Silver Medal and a Bronze Medal in addition to Ribbons and Diplomas from over 20 countries.
He has also been awarded the following distinctions:
- AFIAP – Artiste in photography from International Federation of Photographic Art -Paris
- ANAPSL – Associateship National Association of Photographers Sri Lanka
- FSAP – Fellowship Sigma Academy of Photography – India
- AISF – Acteur Image Sans Frontiere – France
- HON.PESGSPC – (Cyprus)
GPA.PESGSPC – (Cyprus)