Photographers

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A Different Vision

India has one of the largest populations of the visually challenged, mostly from very poor families that cannot afford expensive treatment or education. This photo essay documents the life of students at an institute for the blind as they learn to live a normal dignified life.

The Diabetic Corridor

The Other Side

‘The Other Side’ is a self realization project for a photographer who makes his living out of advertising.

7

Mongolian Nomad Herders

A photo essay that documents the life of the Mongolian nomads and the amazing landscape they inhabit.

Porn Tent

Tent Moments

This photo essay is dedicated to the tent cinema as it is today – surviving away from the glare of the metropolis, in crevices towards which the noses of the law are not pointed and where a faint whiff of illegality hangs in the air.

6-SaudFaisal

Cowboys of No Man’s Land

This photo essay documents the children who take their cattle to graze in the huge no man’s land on the border between India and Bangladesh.

Devadasi

India’s Devadasi System

This multimedia project explores India’s Devadasi System-an ancient system of religiously sanctioned prostitution still practiced in India today.

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School for Nomads

In the remote Himalayan region of Changthang in Ladakh, many nomadic parents, wiser after a lifetime of harsh life in sub-zero temperatures, face the dilemma of leaving their children behind in the new residential primary school or taking them along in their seasonal trek across the hills with their livestock.

Park Life

Park Life documents life in a Dhaka park and the myriad activities that unfold across that space.

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A December Departure

A photo essay of the photographer’s family leaving their house which the photographer inhabited since as a child.