Category Archive: Documentary

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

Boundless

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

Minukku vesham in Kathakali

Portrait of a Kathakali performer in Minukku vesham

Behind the scenes of a wedding

Black and white photograph of a bride getting her make-up done, shot on a Yashica-A TLR camera

Making Achappam

Achappam (Rosette cookies) being made at a Kerala home

With grace

An old Halakki tribal woman in Gokarna wearing traditional jewellery

Freshly steamed corn

A man selling freshly steamed corn at Chennai, India

A Muslim wedding in Bangalore

A Muslim wedding in Bangalore