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Fashion photography is my favourite genre of photography along with architectural. This category lists all of my more fashionable endeavours. And its a fact that the thing that keeps me most busy photographically is clicking photos for EastGrad Fashion.

Kolkata Fashion Week: Next Gen by Soham Chakraborty

The 'X': Next Gen by Soham Chakraborty at Kolkata Fashion Week. By Animesh Ray.

The ‘X’. Details: ISO 250, 70mm, f/5.3, 1/250s. Lightroom Adjustments: Exposure+, Shadows-. This show was high on denim. Targeted at a rather particular demographic, the ‘Next Gen’ collection by fashion designer Soham Chakraborty featured apparels made from blue denim for both males and females. Frankly speaking, this collection was the most disappointing of the lot.

Kolkata Fashion Week: Dori by Pallavii Mahindraa

The Stern model: 'Dori' by Pallavii Mahindraa at Kolkata Fashion Week. By Animesh Ray.

She really knows how to pose. But a little too stern maybe? Details: ISO 250, 52mm, f/5.6, 1/250s Lightroom Adjustments: Temperature-, Exposure+, Shadows-. Gear used: Nikon D90, Nikon DX 18-105mm f/3.5-5.6 VR. Yes, I spelt it correctly. It’s not ‘Pallavi Mahindra’, rather ‘Pallavii Mahindraa‘. She’s a young fashion designer who presented her extremely colourful and […]

Kolkata Fashion Week: Varchasv by Ankit Mehta

Strikingly beautiful eyes! Varchasv by Ankit Mehta at Kolkata Fashion Week. By Animesh Ray.

These photos are from the previous Kolkata Fashion Week. The collection is Kolkata based fashion designer Ankit Mehta‘s ‘Varchasv’. I liked it. It was classy, colourful and extremely elegant, except maybe for the short dress which comes a tad under-developed compared to the other ones. But then, that is just me. Her eyes remind me […]

Advertisement for the Nikon D7000 that blows you away

Details: ISO 100, 35mm, f/5.0, 1/400s Strobist Info: A bare flash 45 degrees to the right of me at 1/4th power. Lightroom Adjustments: Highlights-, Split toning, Used the Adjustment brush to tone down the sky. Photoshop Adjustments: Did some saturation changes and turned the photo into an advertisement for Nikon D7000. Gear used: Nikon D7000, […]

Fashion on top: Re-Processing Lessons

Details: ISO 100, 50mm, f/2.8, 1/200s Lightroom Adjustments: Contrast+, Whites-, Clarity+, Saturation-, Tone curve Darks-, Split toning, Luminance+, Vignetting+. Strobist Info: A single SB700 has been placed at 45 degrees to the behind of the model which creates a beautiful highlight all around her. Gear Used: Nikon D90, Nikon 50mm f/1.8D, Nikon Speedlight SB-700. A […]