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The world is filled with thousands of languages to communicate, yet a picture can speak volumes without uttering a word. The beauty of speaking without words is subliminal. Imagine the power a photographer has! Also, imagine a photographer losing out on opportunity to capture a picture just because he/she did not have the (right) equipment.
A quote doing the rounds recently was ‘female photographer is not its own genre’. Is the term ‘female photographer’ redundant? Is there even a need for this term? Wedding photography as a niche under photography is growing with leaps and bounds here in India. However, for the most part it still remains a male-dominated industry. […]
Being a wedding photographer, or any photographer for that matter, comes with its share of burdens. You find yourself doing the dance between staying inspired, earning a living and making sure that you meet client expectations… after all, you have been hired to photograph a wedding because of your expertise. These burdens are no stranger […]
Since the past several months, I have been in two minds on the place of conversation within photography. And every time I attend a photography festival, I realise why my thoughts tend to veer in two opposite directions. The pioneering colourist William Eggleston had once said, “Whatever it is about pictures, photographs, it’s just about […]
The word success has always bothered me. It was a goal, an elusive one, and no matter how much I tried, I always felt that I wasn’t anywhere close to it. What I considered ‘success’ or ‘successful’ had a lot to do with status and money. I was brought up to think this way, and […]
I remember being absolutely mesmerized when I saw Jen Huang’s photographs for the first time, and the fact that she almost exclusively shoots on film. Using a medium format camera, today, in a genre like wedding photography, is quite unheard of. Here is someone who uses film, not for its novelty aspect, but because she […]