He was a photographer in Jaipur from 1867 – 1870. Murray joined the firm of Bourne and Shepherd in
1871, and with the departure of Samuel Bourne became the firm’s leading landscape photographer.
In 1872-1873 he made a photographic tour whose results were published in James Burgess’ Photographs
of Architecture and Scenery in Gujarat and Rajputana (Bourne and Shepherd, Calcutta, 1874).