Published Work

Exhibitions

  • Paths to the Peak: Ecology, Landscape & Culture on Sri Lanka’s Sacred Mountain (May/June 2011) Barefoot Gallery, Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • From Anai-Mudi to Sri Pada, (October 2010) India International Centre Festival of Arts, New Delhi, India
  • Outside Looking In, (July 2002) Joint Exhibition, IndiaArts Gallery, New York City, USA
  • Western Ghats: Portrait & Panorama, (October 2001) Solo Exhibition, Bombay Natural History Society, India
  • Western Ghats: Portrait & Panorama, (March 2001) Solo Exhibition, India International Centre, New Delhi, India
  • Shadows & Sunlight, (November 2000) Solo Exhibition, Drik Gallery, Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • Nature of Bangladesh, (May 2000) Joint Exhibition, Institute of Fine Arts, Dhaka University, Bangladesh

Magazine Publications

  • Frontline (13 November 2015) “Plantation Paradox” text & photographs
  • IQ (the Indian Quarterly) (July 2015) “Spirit Mountains” text & photographs
  • Sanctuary Asia (April 2013) “Rhapsody Revisited” text & photographs
  • Frontline (20 April 2012) “Breathing Life Back into the Sholas” text & photographs
  • Frontline (3 June 2011) “Paths to the Peak: Ecology, Landscape & Culture on Sri Lanka’s Sacred Mountain” text & photographs
  • IIC Quarterly (September 2010) “Monsoon Vignettes” essay and photographs
  • Sanctuary Asia (June 2010) “Montane Biodiversity in the Land of Serendipity” text & photographs
  • Frontline (October 2009) “Fragile Heritage” text & photographs (PDF 0.9 MB )
  • Outlook Traveller (April 2009) “Far Corner: A Window on Mizoram” text & photographs (PDF 2.1 MB )
  • Geo (India Edition) (February 2009) “Indian Highland: Western Ghats, Portrait of A Landscape” text & photographs, (PDF 2.2 MB ), (PDF 2.4 MB )
  • Asian Geographic (September 2008) “Indian Wildlife Supplement” text & photographs and short articles (PDF 2,0 MB)
  • Asian Geographic (August 2008) “A Personal Odyssey: Ecology and Landscape in India’s Western Ghats” text & photographs (PDF – 2.7 MB)
  • Better Photography (July 2008) “Your Best Shot: Kalakad Tree” text & photograph (PDF – 209 KB)
  • Geographische Rundschau International Edition (February 2008) “Eravikulam and the High Range (Kerala/India)”text & photographs
  • Serendib (January/February 2008) “Trees of Sri Lanka” text & photographs (PDF – 2137 kB)
  • Asian Geographic (December 2007) “Biodiversity Hotspot: Ecology and Landscape in India’s Western Ghats” text & photographs (PDF – 2124 kB)
  • Sanctuary Asia (August/September 2007) “Into the Wet: Field Notes From Sri Lanka’s Wet Zone” text & photographs (PDF – 200 kB)
  • Outlook Traveller (March 2007) “Primeval Peak”text & photographs (PDF – 700 kB)
  • Serendib (January/February 2007) “Sri Pada: A Naturalist’s Pilgrimage” text & photographs (PDF – 700 kB)
  • Kodai Magazine (Winter 2006) “Southern Sentinel: Anai Mudi & The Palni Hills” text & photographs (PDF – 3.6 MB)
  • Frontline (2-17 December 2006) “Sabarimala: The Journey is the Destination” text & photographs (PDF – 1 MB)
  • Outlook Traveller (November 2006) “Kurinji Crown” text
  • Frontline (August 26-Sept 8 2006) “Kurinji Crown” text & photographs (PDF – 850 kB)
  • Better Photography (July 2006) “Mystical Nature in B&W” interview & photographs
  • Sanctuary Asia (June 2006) “The Next Big Thing” text & photographs (PDF – 700 kB)

Sanctuary Magazine Cover

  • Action Asia (April/June 2006) “Sri Lanka Beyond the Beaches” selected photographs (PDF – 1 MB)
  • Serendib (March/April 2006) “The Western Ghats: Sri Lanka’s Sister Mountains Across the Straits” text & photographs (PDF – 800 kB)
  • Gallerie, (Vol. 8 No.1 2005) “Earthscape: A Camera Writes with Light” text & photographs
  • Sanctuary Asia (June 2005) “Traversing the Sahyadris” text & photographs (PDF – 2 MB)
  • Frontline (May 2005) “Heritage Hills” text & photographs
  • Forêts (May 2005) “La Montagne qui Cache La Forêt” photographs with text by Marie Hellouin (PDF – 2.8 MB)
  • Outlook Traveller (April 2005) “Higher Ground” text & photographs (PDF – 2.2 MB)
  • Man’s World (March 2004) “I Look Up To The Hills” text & photographs (PDF – 1.8 MB)
  • Frontline (August 2003) “The Palni Hills: On the Danger List” text & photographs
  • Swagat (July 2003) “A Pictorial Plea for Preservation” photographs with text by Rajesh Mishra
  • Sanctuary Asia (February 2003) “Southern Sentinel: Trekking Agasthyamalai’s Sacred Slopes” text & photographs (PDF – 850 kB)
  • Wooster (Spring 2002) “The India I See” text & photographs (PDF – 879 kB)
  • Times Journal of Photography (January 2002) “Showcasing 29 World Renowned Photographers” interview & photographs
  • Times Journal of Photography (November 2001) BNHS exhibition review
  • Kodai Magazine (2001) “Ian Lockwood and the Western Ghats” photographs with text up by Jane Cummings
  • Discover India (October 2001) “Intimate Impressions” photographs with text by Rajesh Mishra (PDF – 1 MB)
  • Hornbill (November 2001) “Western Ghats: Portrait & Panorama” text & photographs
  • Jetwings (November 2001) “Stopping by Woods” text & photographs
  • Himal South Asia (May 2001) “Photography, Art & Nature” text & photographs
  • Span (May 2001) “The Western Ghats” exhibition review & photographs

Span Magazine cover

  • Down to Earth (15 May 2001) “The Camera Captures the Western Ghats” photographs & review (PDF – 835 kB)
  • Times Journal of Photography (May 2001) “World Class” photographs & interview
  • Frontline (May 2001) “Images of the Western Ghats” photographs with write up by Theodore Baskaran
  • Sanctuary Asia, (April 2001) “Western Ghats: Rhapsody in Black & White” text & photographs (PDF – 775 kB)
  • Sanctuary Asia (June 2000) “Of Tea & Tahr” text & photographs
  • Sanctuary Asia (June 1998) “Bangladesh’s Declining Forest Habitat” text & photographs (PDF – 1 MB)
  • Environ (January-June 1996) “South India’s Elusive Nilgiri Tahr” text & photographs (PDF – 2.6 MB)

Environ Magazine Cover

  • Span (September 1995) “Fading Bliss: A Photographers Love for the Western Ghats” text & photographs (PDF – 2.7 MB)
  • The India Magazine (July 1994) “Twilight Of An Ecosystem” text & photographs (PDF – 6.6 MB)

Educational Publications

  • International School (IS) (Autumn 2007), “Pilgrimage to Sri Pada” text & photographs (PDF – 800 kB)
  • United World (October 2004) “Focus on the Environment” quotes & photographs
  • International School (IS) (Spring 2001), “Lessons from a Bangladeshi Rainforest” text & photographs
  • International School (IS) (Summer 2000), “To A School In the Clouds” text & photographs

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Post Cards & Posters

  • Sacred Trees of Bengal & the Western Ghats, set of six postcards (June 2001) Printed by Drik, Bangladesh
  • Western Ghats: Portrait & Panorama Poster, (March 2001) Printed by Drik, Bangladesh
  • Shadows & Sunlight Poster, (November 2000) Printed by Drik, Bangladesh

Books

  • The Rumbling Island: True Stories from the Forests of India (June 2008) Story on “Agasthyamalai’s Sacred Slope” text
  • Tao Te Ching (2002), Photographs in First Tamil Translation,
  • Lonely Planet Guide to Bangladesh (1996), selected portions of text and photographs

Web Galleries

Stock Agency Work

Ian's writing and photographs have appeared in several publications and he has held exhibitions in Dhaka, New Delhi and New York City. He continues to focus on the Western Ghats and is currently exploring links between Sir Lanka's Central Highlands and the Ghats.