Introducing “The Craftsman”: A Dual Camera Belt

The Craftsman, dual camera belt: Front and behind

It’s been some time playing around with leather. The main reason was to build myself an awesome leather dual camera belt/harness. In my humble opinion although the Black Rapid straps do an awesome job, they completely spoil your look. In scenarios like weddings, sometimes it is imperative to be dressed well and the Black Rapids […]

Testing out Fuji X100T on the streets of Kolkata

Sunrise and Sunset over Newtown Kolkata

I recently acquired the critically acclaimed Fuji X100T. I had been looking for a smaller and lighter camera for quite some time now. It’s a serious pain carrying a full fledged DSLR system everywhere, especially during casual occasions. So since the Fuji X100T has been famously called the photographer’s play camera, it had been on […]

Vinay & Payal’s Marwari Wedding in Kolkata

A union amidst flying rose petals.

This is one of the earliest weddings that I ever did, I guess my 5th or 6th wedding overall. Also it happened to be my first wedding in Kolkata. The first day of wedding took me to Howrah since that was where the residence of Vinay was located and then to South Kolkata where the […]

A Photo-Walk in BBD Bagh (Dalhousie) on a Sunday

It's 5:35 pm as the GPO clock tells us.

Have you ever taken a walk through the heart of Central Kolkata on a Sunday? On the weekdays it’s packed with people, sounds and a hundred different smells. But on a Sunday, a day when all government and private offices are closed, BBD Bagh completely transforms from a hub of activity to a lazy idyllic […]

Juieta & Sandip’s Bengali Wedding in Kolkata

The warm embrace of love.

Two Kolkata born Bengali souls with a very different upbringing fell in love in foreign shores. That’s the story of these two lovebirds Juieta and Sandip who fell in love in the US and got married in Kolkata. They booked me a few months before the event after an extended series of emails. They were […]