Category Archive: Documentary

Portrait of Marsiti from Probolinggo in Indonesia

Black and white portrait of Marsiti holding a cigarette in her hand in Probolinggo, Java East, Indonesia

Little girl reading in Taman Bacaan Pelangi

Little girl reading a story book in Taman Bacaan Pelangi (Rainbow Reading Gardens) in Melo Village in Flores, Indonesia

Kathakali artist applying make-up

Portrait of a Kathakali artist from Trivandrum, Kerala applying make-up


Black and white portrait of a female labourer in Chennai, India, carrying a large set of bricks on her head

A worker carrying Mawa cake at B. Merwan and Co.

A worker at B. Merwan and Co. in Mumbai carrying a tray full of Mawa cake

By the river at Maha Kumbh Mela

A pilgrim sitting by the river side at the Maha Kumbh Mela in Allahabad

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

Making Goli soda

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

Pedalling away

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

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

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

Kattai koothu make-up

A Kattai koothu performer putting on his make-up at the Mylapore festival in Chennai

Veena specialist

Photo of an old man in his musical instrument shop in Mylapore, Chennai, holding a Veena

Hunched over

Black and white portrait of an old woman sitting inside a train in Haridwar