Curiosity'17: SGTB Khalsa College's annual photofest returns on February 21-22

With an abundance of photography festivals vying for your attention each year, just how do you decide which ones to visit? Well, one that is worth your attention is SGTB Khalsa College's Curiosity'17.

Photographic images are a powerful medium to pose questions and postulate ideas. From its early days, photographers have exhibited their work and attracted like-minded enthusiasts to discuss and appreciate it. With an abundance of dedicated collegiate photography festivals vying for your attention each year, just how do you decide which ones to visit, and which ones are worth submitting to?  Well, one that is worth your attention is Curiosity’17.


Delhi’s most grand collegiate photography society, Pinhole: SGTB Khalsa College is back with its version of Noorderlicht, Curiosity’17 on February 21-22. The mega event showcases an array of ideas through a national open call, portfolio reviews and other participation programs. The festival also includes a fine-print auction and large-scale portfolio review workshop, this year to be hosted by Canon India, to add value for participants, and to continue to contribute to this medium of art.

Let’s have a brief preview of what this year has in store for us.

Photothon, A photography team event:


Photothon, a team based photography competition, comprising three rounds, testing the skill and knack for photography.

Be there on 21st February, 11 a.m.

Register at:

Workshop by Canon:

An intermediate workshop by Canon, covering the foundation of photography and various composition techniques. To be held on 22nd February, 11 a.m.

Register at:

On-The-Spot Photography Competition:


A theme based photography competition to be held on 22nd February, 10 a.m.

Register at:

Online Photography Competition:


The themes for the competition are Silhouettes, Ironies, and Red.

Send along a caption to by 22nd Feb midnight.

Scavenger Hunt:

The most acclaimed scavenger hunt of the campus is here for another scorching inter-college edition.

Register in squads of two or three on the following link:

“Moving ahead, we will continue to search and collaborate with some of the most innovative photographic artists to challenge the medium, while presenting a program that is unique, engaging, experimental and highly accessible to everyone in Delhi,” said Festival Organizer, Mansheetal Singh. .

Be there on 22nd February at 3pm, Delhiites! Checkout all the information at their facebook page –

Fall in love with the art again! Fall in love with photography again!