#MCM | MAN CRUSH MONDAY | VISHAL PANDEY AKA @wanderlust73

Updated: Jul 24, 2018


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.