Sagar Pathak’s professional photographs celebrate the art of aviation and life. Sagar travels to more than six airshows a year throughout the United States, snapping photographs from the air and from the ground. In addition to airshows, Sagar has traveled the world to various airports capturing images of planes from various nation. Clients who have purchased his images include military pilots, civilian air teams, air show organizers, magazines, newspapers, and anyone who loves flying. In addition to aviation, Sagar also enjoys photographing landscapes, cityscapes, and travel scenes. No matter what the image, be it an airplane flying through the clouds, or a leaf in a stream, Sagar captures the uniqueness of it and displays it with modern ingenuity and skill. His images reveal something that his clients do not normally see. His satisfaction comes from his client’s happiness.
As senior photojournalist for the Moffett Field Museum in Mountain View California, Sagar photographs museum events and provides museum-quality documentation of aircraft. His professional images hang in Moffett Field Museum, Hiller Aviation Museum, and in Moffett Field’s Building Operation/Tower. His images have appeared in Combat Aircraft, Air Forces Monthly, Aviation Week and Space Technology, In Flight USA, World Airshow News, Luxury Travel Advisor, India Abroad, Rediff.com, India Post, Moffett Field Sparrowhawk, Hiller Aviation Museum Briefings, County of Santa Clara Airports Department, Fence Check Aviation Photography, and the Associated Press.
In addition to his own photography business, Sagar also is the Associate Editor for In Flight USA and a regular contributor to World Airshow News.
When he is not behind a camera lens, Sagar volunteers with the Young Eagles program, which gives interested young people, ages 8 - 17, a free opportunity to go flying in a general aviation airplane. He also finds time to serves as on the Santa Clara County Airport Commission he acts in an advisory capacity to the Board of Supervisors on matters of policy concerning the operations, long-term financing, capital improvements and the acquisition of land or airspace for the County airport system (RHV, PAO, & E16).
A partial list of his clients.