Entries by #iamdpc

How do you define your childhood?

by Samar S Jodha Many creative people are big fans of memoirs, conflict and the marginalised voice. The connect is because, as an artist, one is interested in that mind, the personal experience and the struggles within and outside. Here is a memoir, which I finally got to read. It’s about a young girl growing […]

Analogue Life vs Digital Numbness

by Samar S Jodha As a photographer, I often get asked if I prefer analogue photography or the present digital? There has been a lot of debate among professional photographers about why analogue was better and digital has become more like a carpet-bombing syndrome and hoping the correct image will pop up. But here, I […]

His Holiness the Dalai Lama Something Personal

By Samar S Jodha About the photo: 20 years apart, and no prize for guessing who has aged! Today the 14th Dalai Lama, known as Gyalwa Rinpoche to the Tibetan people, turns 86! In the late 1990s, I had my first opportunity to meet him for a cover story shoot for First City magazine. We […]

The Journey of Your Camera

by Samar S Jodha National Camera Day ( let’s Not confuse it with World Photography Day the celebration of the art, craft, science, and history of photography, which falls on August 19th of this year) So, what is the journey of this instrument which documents your visual language (painting and other creative forms are not […]