After graduating from Sir J. J. school of Applied Art in 1982, studied at Rhode Island School of Photography USA. Studied Advertising at Xavier's Institute of communications. Later he opened an Advertising Studio & he is in the field of Commercial & Advertising Photography for last 25 years plus. He at present has 3700 sq. of studio and he is geared to undertake projects that require co-ordinations, catalogues, set-making, Props, food shots etc. Though he has been shooting all types of advertising pictures, products and still-life photography has always been his first love. Mr. Sandeep Mhatre visited SSP recently for two days workshop. He shared his expertise in Product and Food Photography with the students. There was also a slideshow of his varied photo shoots shown to the students. He gave a small demo on how to light up various products such as beer bottle, watch and jewelry. The lectures were very well appreciated by the students. It was a huge learning experience for them. Student enjoys his work a lot.