Born in 1955, Ram began his photographic education under Jonathan Green at MIT while a physics student in the mid 1970’s. He went on to do a graduate degree at the Yale School of Art. His first major one man show was at the Shridharani Gallery in Delhi in 1988. Since Group shows include the Japan Foundation in Tokyo, The Photographer’s Gallery in London and an upcoming show at the Newark Museum. He has participated in symposia at MOMA in New York, the Tate Modern in London and at the Baroda School of Art. His work has been in a documentary Style, in black and white. He is represented in major collections in India and around the world.