It's clear that for your dad photography was a labor of love - do you think that's why he never bothered to get any recognition? Do you think that perspective made his work better? That’s a good question. The more I’ve delved into his archive the more I appreciate just how good these photographs are. It amazes me that he didn’t do more with them, by which I mean, show them off more or use them commercially, but at the same time I think that’s part of their charm. They are all the more
These inherited insecurities left a deep ‘never to be filled’ void on my psyche. Emptiness and restlessness have become an integral part of me. I have always found myself in a dilemma, trying out different ways to fill this emptiness. Photography became the outcome of this void. I enrolled myself into photography classes being held at Triveni Kala Sangam, a prestigious art Centre in Delhi. As time passed and I found myself skilled in this medium, I was soon shooting products for
Quick, close your eyes and picture yourself walking down the street in a strange place. You spot a large rather scary looking man, he turns and makes eye contact with you. He doesn’t look happy. The light is perfect, he’s wearing an unusual hat and his face is interesting. It’s a perfect opportunity. His portrait could be that one iconic image you’ve been wanting to make since you first picked up a camera. “This is it!” you tell yourself. But first, you have to ask. What do you do next?
What are the biggest challenges you've faced in street photography and how have you overcome them? For my first project I chose to photograph skateboarding. So, I went to skate parks and photographed interesting scenarios and people. The people were nice and cooperative and I gave them nice personal photos in return. That project really demanded me to get out of my “comfort zone” in places I am not used to hanging out at. That was my biggest challenge. My advice to new street photographers is
Epiphany by Antonis Giakoumakis Epiphany is a Christian feast day that celebrates the revelation of God incarnate as Jesus Christ. ............... View on Website by García Andrés View on Website Cascade by Razmik Zackaryan Observation deck Cascade to the panorama of Yerevan, Armenia. View on Website Santiago de Cuba – Cuba – 2017 by Troy Perano Two older gents are having a balcony