Had to face financial problems in childhood
Sandeep Maheshwari was born in a middle class family. His father Roop Kishore Maheshwari had an aluminum business. When Sandeep was studying, his father’s aluminum business got closed due to some reason. Due to which the financial condition of the family started deteriorating. Due to which Sandeep started working after 12th along with his studies. He started a small job as well as did B.Com from Kirori Mal College, but due to the poor financial condition of the family, he had to leave his studies in the middle.
Had to struggle a lot in the initial phase
When Sandeep’s father’s business was closed, then Sandeep was in 10th class. His father had opened a PCO shop after the closure of the business, where Sandeep used to work. After this, he built a liquid shop at home, which he used to sell door-to-door. The money he got from this work used to run the household expenses. However, this work also did not last long and was stopped.
After this Sandeep wanted to make a career in the modeling world. However, here too Sandeep did not get much success. Here he saw that many youths are struggling in this field, so he thought why not work to motivate them. After which he changed his target and started motivating people on the basis of his experience. During this time he also started trying his hand in photography.
opened own company
Sandeep was not ready to give up even after the successive failures in every field. He did audio visual pvt. Ltd. He started a company by name, but here also he was unsuccessful. After some time it also had to be closed. After this a friend of his got him to join a multi national marketing company. Where after a few days of work, Sandeep did not feel like it and had to leave it too. After this Sandeep opened a company in the year 2002 along with his 3 friends. He hoped that this time he would be successful.
But this company could run only for 6 months. Sandeep told in an interview that after these failures, I started getting very upset. Because in whatever work I do, I get nothing but failure. The family had a great responsibility on him. He was the eldest in his family and had a younger sister.
Step into the world of photography
Sandeep Maheshwari was interested in photography from the time of modeling. Whenever his mind was restless, he used to take his camera and go out to do photography. He used to store those photos and keep them. In 2003, he took more than 10,000 different photos of 122 models in 10.45 hours. This time he made a world record. His name has been entered in the Limca Book of World Records. This time he got success in this work. He was very happy with his successful endeavour. From here he decided to make a career in photography.
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Imagesbazaar.com website lay foundation
After this world record, Sandeep Maheshwari decided to form a company of his own. He created a website named Imagesbazaar.com. Initially, he did not get much success from this website, because at that time there used to be less photos in this website. Initially, Sandeep used to put photos of Indian models and Indian photographers. Over time, he kept improving the design of this website. He started working day and night on it. After which he also started putting photos of world wide models in this website.
There are crores of photos in the image market today. He started this company at the age of 26 and at the age of 29, Sandeep Maheshwari became one of the famous young industrialists of India. Today Sandeep Maheshwari motivates many people. inspires them to move forward. It gives courage to those who fail and inspires them to move forward. Imagesbazaar.com is the result of hard work of Sandeep Maheshwari.