Black and white self-portrait of joshi daniel hiding behind a curtain

The bride awaits

A bride’s mehndi painted hands on her wedding day

Paniya tribe woman from Wayanad

Black and white portrait of a Paniya woman with a large ear plug from Wayanad, Kerala


A fisherman fishing from his catamaran in the middle of the sea in Tamil Nadu, India

Ashes to ashes

Black and white portrait of a Naga sadhu smoking in Varanasi

An old scrap dealer from Bangalore

Black and white portrait of an old man trading in scrap in Madiwala, Bangalore

Making Goli soda

A worker at Vasu and Co. Goli soda factory in Chennai aerating the contents of a soda bottle


Black and white portrait of an old man from Mumbai with an apprehensive look

Pedalling away

A turbaned old man cycling away on a flooded road during the rains in Amritsar, Punjab


Black and white photograph of a vintage Kodak Brownie Holiday camera nestled between a girl's legs taken on a Nikon FM camera with a Kodak Professional Tri-X 400 Black and White Negative Film

Twinkling eyes

Portrait of a little boy during the festival of Holi in Sowcarpet, Chennai

Portrait of an old lady in McLeod Ganj

Portrait of an old woman form McLeod Ganj, Dharamsala

A Ravanahatha player in Rajasthan

Black and white portrait of a Ravanahatha player from Jaisalmer, Rajasthan

Farmer in Mangulam

A farmer standing in the fields in Mangulam village, Madurai, while fertilising the field


Portrait of a cute young girl in Hemis Monastery, Ladakh, peeking from behind a pillar

Mudugar tribal woman of Attappadi

Black and white portrait of a Mudugar tribe woman from Attappadi in Palakkad district of Kerala

Coffee at Shree Ram

A man serving coffee at Hotel Shree Ram in Mahalaxmi, Mumbai

Mehndi painted hands

Black and white photograph of a lady’s hands painted with mend for a wedding