Cherpitel uses a camera & colour as an artist uses canvas and paint, producing photos which seek to capture the essence of people and events. Pioneering online photo presentations via Sun4 Flash Image Stories, he has over 3,000 photographs online. Specializes in extreme location photography. Video, portraits, industrial, aerial, weddings in his photojournalistic style. Publications: Communication Arts Magazine, Life, Vogue, New Yorker. Awards from American Institute of Graphic Arts and New York Art Directors Club One Show. Two awards from Life Magazine.