Always be doubling down

Dhiraj Kacker

It is commonly believed that the macro sentiment in India today is probably worst it has been since 1991. But is also said that ....

30 September, 2013

GoogleMaps, here's how you can help India's GDP

Dhiraj Kacker

Anyone who has lived in India knows that we waste a ton of time in giving and taking directions. I have often tried to quantify ....

27 February, 2013

Five things that clicked for online photography company Canvera in its latest fundraising

Team TC

It's a difficult fundraising environment right now. Especially when it's a Series B round, the exercise gets even tougher. Unless ....

28 August, 2012

Online photography company Canvera raises $6.5M in Series B from Info Edge

Nandana Das

Bangalore-based online photography company Canvera Digital Technologies Pvt Ltd has raised $6.5 million (Rs 35 crore) in Series ....

28 August, 2012

Grokking India: High fixed cost per transaction

Dhiraj Kacker

This blog post is really worthy only of a tweet since the core lesson is simple and either you grok it or you don't; either you ....

27 August, 2012

Distribution Is King. Much More So In India

Dhiraj Kacker

The easiest way to tell if a PE/VC investor has earned their chops in India or in the west is when within 15 mins of your conversation ....

7 February, 2012

What Is The Closest Landmark?

Devendra Singh

By Dhiraj Kacker, CEO & Co-Founder of, a digital photography company based out of Bangalore. As India's GDP grows, ....

17 June, 2011

Canvera Shakes Up Photography Market; Ecomm Platform On The Cards

Preethi J

After entering the market with printing of wedding albums, Canvera, a Bangalore-based digital imaging firm, is now leveraging ....

8 March, 2011