International Photo-exhibition: Bringing Strasbourg to Udaipur

Last year’s fabulous joint project ‘Seeking the Sacred,Viewpoints-Strasbourg-Udaipur’ found its culmination during the World Living Heritage Festival 2014, when His Excellency Mr François Richier, Ambassador of the French Republic to India, Embassy of France in India inaugurated the photography exhibition in the company of  Shri Lakshyaraj Singh Mewar of Udaipur, Trustee of the Maharana of…

Proud to be a part of positive history!!

One Sunday morning in February, I was asked to photograph the WHO Regional Director for South-east Asia Region, Poonam Khetrapal Singh, as she participated in a Polio Eradication Camp. A few weeks later, on 27th March 2014, India and the entire South-East Asia Region was declared Polio free! This photograph from the shoot was selected to…

The exhibition in Strasbourg

On May 22nd, 2013, the exhibition “Seeking the Sacred in Strasbourg and Udaipur” opened to a grand crowd at the Librairies Kelber in Strasbourg.  Four major religions of the world: Hinduism, Judaism, Christianity and Islam on display on the walls. Striking in their similarities of emotions and just as striking in the diversity of their visuals….

The Strasbourg Saga IV: A ceremony in Bischheim

Early Sunday morning, I was waiting at the hotel reception for Mr Albert Huber. A renowned photographer from Strasbourg and my ‘partner-in-crime’ so to say for this assignment. While I was to photograph the ‘Sacred in Strasbourg’ he was soon off to Udaipur to capture sacred places, monuments and ceremonies there. Together our photographs form…

The Strasbourg Saga III: The Cathedral again

A quick post of some photographs from the Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg that I just HAD to share… The Strasbourg Saga I : International Photo-exhibition: Seeking the Sacred in Strasbourg and Udaipur Want more photographs? Swing by here Why was I in Strasbourg? read on here Is reading your thing? For more of the history…

The Strasbourg Saga II: A story of the tall and the grand

Tall and grand and in every way the heart of Strasbourg is the Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg. I soon learnt to navigate my way around the city with glimpses of its Spire for guidance. But before it’s super aid as a navigating device, a bit more about the building itself. The present building was…

International Photo-exhibition: Seeking the Sacred in Strasbourg and Udaipur

Dear Friends, I have some news… A selection of my photographs that captured the sacred in the Christian, Jewish and Muslim communities that are predominant in the city are now on exhibition at the Librairie Kléber, Strasbourg. A popular and centrally located venue. Mr Albert Huber a very senior and well-regarded photographer from Strasbourg exhibits…

California South Asian Bride

Winter 2011 Feature: Faces of Rajasthan A  premium quality glossy magazine, California South Asian Bride, reaches the high net-worth Indian and South Asian community across the USA. The magazine features life for the community in the USA and glimpses of India. The magazine editors choose to feature three photographs from a recent photo tour of mine…

Casaviva: In Store

     CASAVIVA India October 2010 The Indian edition of the Italian Interiors and Design magazine featured Aashka and it’s range of jewellery, handicrafts and textiles. The photographs used were shot specially for the article and for the store’s photo collection. More from the assignment can be viewed HERE  Shooting for this a boutique store like…

WHO Advocacy: Healthy Aging

World Health Organisation : 2011-12 An assignment to photograph India’s elderly were specially commissioned by the World Health Organisation SEAR Head Office in New Delhi.The brief was to capture portraits that were true to the subjects setting and emotional state. – Over 30 carefully identified senior citizens were photographed. – Covering ages from 65 years…