Lakshmi Prabhala is an independent photographer and writer. After a career in software development, she changed paths and had a stint as photo-editor at a publishing house. Her articles and photographs have been published in magazines such as Nat Geo Traveller India, Housecalls, Discover India, India Today, and Silk Winds. Lakshmi has held a solo show and was a part of many group shows at Hyderabad as well as at Brooklyn and Vermont. While most of her work has focused on Hyderabad, she is drawn towards street photography and tries to catch the moments while they are happening.