Bombay in the rains is as charming as Delhi in winters. Somewhere this time the city has lost a little bit of its charm, but so I thought. My belief has been reinforced again after meeting a few old dear friends, I feel like I’m back in my space. Just an update on whats to […]Read more "Last Few Breaths : Bombay"
Last time I was in Bombay, my dear friend, Aparna Jaykumar let me take some pictures in a cinema she manages. The art deco, 1947 cinema is still standing but now doesn’t have film showings, instead is rented out for shootings or events like launches. The theatre is beautifully built, such a shame that so […]Read more "Popcorn, Films And Liberty Cinema"
Max Pinckers was kind enough to gift me one copy of his photo book, the series on Bollywood called “The Fourth Wall”. The project has already been featured on numerous websites and magazines and its great to be able to look through the work in its physical form. The first thing which strikes you about […]Read more "Constellation Cafe Books : The Fourth Wall"
The last few days have been very kind in terms of finds and acquisitions. Firstly now my Canon kit is now loaded with a fantastic 24-70 2.8 L lens. Its freaking fantastic and I love it. Is it better than my super fav 50mm 1.4? Not really, its not comparable in terms of sharpness or […]Read more "Something Old Something New"
There are only a handful labs in India left now still developing professional level films. And one of the labs which I’ve been using for more than two years now is Idea Creative Solutions in Mumbai. Idea Creative comes from a rich heritage in film photography which once existed in Bombay. There were huge labs […]Read more "The Lab For You : Idea Creative in Bombay"
Firstly I apologize for not being able to blog for so long. I have just been busy moving from one city to another and its kept me occupied. I recently shot some pictures for a portfolio in Mumbai. Now the old city is just so beautiful so we decided to work there for one whole […]Read more "Night Ballads"
So I’d be having a two day workshop soon, focusing on film photography & storytelling. Its going to be in Bombay & New Delhi. If you guys have any requests of a specific topic you want to discuss, or just something you want to explore, leave a comment here. I’ll try to integrate it best […]Read more "Always Analog : Workshop Suggestions"