documenting our time

Out of Place

Film rolls still exist in the world of photography but the reels have gone. Projection rooms at theaters are digital now. They receive films via satellite and a digital projector … Continue reading

November 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Chhatt Pooja

Hundreds of pilgrims gathered on the banks of Rapti and Ramgarh Taal and around water bodies in every corner of city of Gorakhpur. They worshiped Sun in the west this … Continue reading

November 17, 2015 · 2 Comments


This man standing still outside of a garment shop has a look I’d never seen before.

November 15, 2015 · 2 Comments

Pooja Days

It took them five months, after working almost round the clock, to make idols of Goddess Durga accompanied by Saraswati and Laxmi, Lord Ganesha and Kartikeya, a Lion- mount of … Continue reading

October 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

Pooja Days

Pooja Days are here again.

October 11, 2015 · Leave a comment


This train runs on very less known section of about 31 kilometres of NER, from Barhaj Bazar to Bhatani and popularly known as Barhajia. In colonial time, the track was … Continue reading

September 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Masters in the Mall

August 22, 2015 · Leave a comment