-2015 Grand Prize Winner, Maryland Department of           Natural Resources Photo Contest

-2015 Honorable Mention, National Wildlife                         Federation Photo Contest

-2016 Finalist, Maryland Department of Natural                   Resources Photo Contest

-2017 Second Place, Chesapeake Bay Foundation             Photo Contest

-2017 Finalist, Wildlife Photographer of the Year

-2018 Third Place, Black and White Category,                     Underwater Photographer of the Year


Santosh has had his images published by The Audubon Society, the National Wildlife Federation, Maryland Department of Natural Resources, North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission, Cornell Lab of Ornithology, the National Science Foundation, the BBC, ARKive, and the London Museum of Natural History.