Back To The Roots: A Wedding Photo Documentary Part 2

An intimate documentary style wedding photography, which not only has the wedding photos but also tells the story of the wedding, like a writer would. Click here for Part 1. Dodhi Mongol is a ritual for which the bride has to wake up very early and eat a special kind of food made by mixing puffed…

Mansi Weds Abhishek

She is a pilot, he is a sportsman, what an exciting match. Their wedding in December  2015 was a simple private ceremony with very close friends and family. There wasn’t a 3-4 days long series of events. I was not the official photographer since I was attending her wedding as a friend, but of course,…

Back To The Roots: A Wedding Photo Documentary Part 1

An intimate documentary style wedding photography, which not only has the wedding photos but also tells the story of the wedding, like a writer would. The bride’s father was born in Jessore district of Bangladesh and grew up in Jalpaiguri where his father migrated during the time of India-Pakistan partition. Her mother was born in Kolkata but her…

Shubho Drishti a sweet ritual in Bengali weddings

Thanks to some recent hits in Bollywood like Devdas, Vicky Donor, Barfi to name a few, Bengali weddings have suddenly become popular among youth even outside Bengal. In these films the Bengali wedding have been shown in a really grand and attractive way. The ritual that most signifies a Bengali style wedding is the ritual…

How to identify an original Canvera Album or Photobook

Recently, I attended the Canvera customer’s meet in New Delhi. After listening to the key note speaker, Mr. Ishaaq Daar who handles Canvera’s north India region, I was compelled to admire the brand more and was glad that I started my career as a Candid wedding photographer with Canvera and nothing else. He spoke about…