If you follow Visit Canberra and Australia on Instagram, you will most likely know or have viewed one of Vishal Pandey's photos of Canberra, Vishal aka @wanderlust73 is an Indo-Australian photographer, based in Canberra. His obsessed with photography and willing to take on any challenge that captures a perfect image. He loves to photograph humans in motion, landscapes, and nature.
We caught up with Vishal for this weeks #MCM
What's your nickname? VP. My god daughter calls me Vishy, which brings a big smile to my face.
If you had a warning label, what would yours say?
VP. I'm a Scorpio ;-)
If you could travel anywhere tomorrow, where would you go? VP. India, my mother land that I have run away from all my life but lately yearning to spend more time there and create and capture beautiful memories with my parents and loved ones with my camera.
If you were a woman for a day, what's one thing you would you do? VP. Not be hard on myself... I think women are incredible humans and some times they are too hard on themselves.
If you got stuck in an elevator and were forced to listen to only one song, what would it be? VP. Das Licht Dieser Welt by Gisbert Zu Knyphausen
What weird food combination do you enjoy?
VP. Peanut butter with rice pudding
If you had visitors, what Canberra attraction would you say can't be missed? VP. Australian War Memorial as this is one place filled with so many stories and the architect is breathtaking.
Where do you go for your favourite meal in Canberra? VP. Lately I have been spending a lot of time at Tilleys Devine.
What is one thing that irritates you about Canberra? VP. Kangaroo Culling
What's your favourite getaway within the surrounding region? VP. Mountains
What's the last event you attended in Canberra? VP. The Bleeding Tree at The Canberra Theatre
Beach or Snow? Snow
Early Bird or Night Owl? Early Bird
Vanilla or Chocolate? Chocolate
Netflix or Kindle? Netflix
Burger or Pizza? Pizza
Sweet or Savoury? Savory
Pushups or Pullups? Pushups
If you could jump into a pool full of something what would it be? VP. Colours
Some of Vishal's recent works below, for more head to his Instagram page @wanderlust73.