-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.