In August 2008, Amlan started his freelance photography career with an assignment from a regional bi-weekly newspaper in Calcutta, India. He studied
Basic Photography at CHHAYAPATH CALCUTTA----a premiere photography institution in KOLKATA, INDIA. He ranked 1st in the final examination. Eventually, he became club member and became salon chairman for 2012
and 2013 consecutively and run the salon successfully. He took part in various national and international salons up to 2013.He got moderate success in salon photography. His works has been exhibited in different exhibitions throughout the world. He has been
awarded in different contest nationally. He is associated with different stock photo agencies (Getty Images,Drik Images,Shutterstock,Alamy,Dreamstime, Camerocks, FotoLibra, Photospin etc.).He does documentary photography for several NGO and Corporate organizations
including some national and international Govt. bodies. He is a regular contributor on different photojournalism website, mainly on PACIFIC PRESS AGENCY, associated with a BENGALI BI-MONTHLY news magazine, as a travel photographer/journalist on assignment
basis, also with one of the leading E-COMMERCE website as its empanelled photographer. He takes part in various photography lectures, seminars and workshop whenever he gets time from his working schedule. He also works as a photography mentor for new comers.
He did his graduation in COMMERCE (B.COM) from Calcutta University.