Opicxo, India’s leading photography booking platform, has successfully completed a pre-seed funding round, securing an impressive 50 lakhs through angel investors. The funding marks a significant milestone in Opicxo’s journey, reinforcing its commitment to revolutionising the photography industry in India.
Founded in 2019 by Jay Lilawala (CEO) and Krunal Jariwala (CTO), Opicxo has rapidly grown since its inception in 2021, offering diverse photographer booking services to industries across India. Currently based in Surat, the company wants to expand its footprint to 10 cities in the upcoming year, with ambitious plans to reach 70 cities within three years.
The company aims to come up with advanced problem-solving techniques. Instead of competing with the traditional event photography arena, Opicxo excels in a budget-friendly, user-centric experience. With a nominal hourly charge of Rs 999/-, covering mini-events such as birthdays, house parties, festivals, baby showers, and more.
Opicxo ensures access to quality photography services for individuals and businesses by taking multiple daily orders and also promises to deliver photographs within 24 hours with their AI-powered Application which enables hassle-free photo sharing among multiple users during events, and guests can now be clicked stress-free of being unable to get their pictures by just uploading their selfies.
Leadership and Future Vision
Jay Lilawala, Opicxo’s CEO, expressed enthusiasm about the company’s recent funding and expansion. “This funding proves investors’ trust in Opicxo’s vision. The platform is dedicated to providing accessible, affordable, and high-quality photography services across India.”
Krunal Jariwala, Opicxo’s CTO, added, “Opicox’s use of cutting-edge technology sets the institute apart in the industry. The face detection feature and AI-powered applications reflect the institute’s commitment to staying ahead of the curve in making photo sharing convenient.”
The company’s biggest achievement comes with the happy-client services. Curating experiences with big names in the industry like Vivek Bindra, CREDAI, Tata AIA, BNI, EO Network, KP Group, Sarsana Navratri, Maakhan Bhog, Tie, EasySell and more garnished Opicxo name in the international stage.
Opicxo’s plans include expanding its services to 70 cities and providing a wide range of photography booking platforms, including wedding, newborn, pre-wedding, product, and maternity photography.
The company’s market leadership is evident in its user-friendly platform, rapid booking options, diverse photography services, commitment to quality and professionalism, and customer-centric approach. Opicxo continues to leverage technological advancements to ensure affordability, transparency, and credibility in its photography services.