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 documents life in a Dhaka park and the myriad activities that unfold across that space.
A photo essay of the photographer’s family leaving their house which the photographer inhabited since as a child.
US based photographer Julia Cumes whose multimedia project ‘India’s Devadasi System’ was recently published on Aksgar talks about the project in more detail and the power of multimedia in enhancing visual storytelling.
Indian photographer Stephen Amirtharaj is interviewed by Bhumika Popli on his work and his project ‘Koodankulam: In My Backyard’ which was showcased at the Delhi Photo Festival 2013.
Bangalore based photographer Sagarneel Biswas whose ‘School for Nomads’ photo essay was recently published on Aksgar talks about the project in more detail and also how he got into photography and what his inspirations are.