Wow, it's been nearly two years since I last updated my journal. I haven't been on DA much since then but I'd love to use all the features it makes available to promote my work more. You see, I've quit a few jobs, learned some stuff and now fancy myself a photographer. I specialize in performing arts, travel, street and documentary work. I've been shooting for NH7, Rolling Stone and Conde Nast Traveller. I've been known to bamboozle about in a studio in the past, and even shot some food for an upcoming restaurant, but that's besides the point.
So what's all the noise about? Well, I'm going to try and showcase my photography here and also mak
Hey everyone, I'm happy to report that I've been actively taking pictures recently. My latest collection is again set in one of my favourite Bangalore neighbourhoods, Shivajinagar. It's a predominantly Muslim area, with mosques, restaurants and streets lined with houses big and small. It's also home to the amazing Russell Market, a melting pot of meats, vegetables and seafood from all over the South. There's even a 100-year old gym and movie theatre. Here are some photos from the set:
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I went .com!
That's right, I bought abhimanyughoshal.com! I've currently hosted my DA
The meet that was
We had a fun little devMEET this morning, just five of us crazies. It was a blast though! ajayverghese (https://www.deviantart.com/ajayverghese) and I were the first to arrive on the scene at NGMA, and soon enough were joined by grisloup (https://www.deviantart.com/grisloup), Xandox (https://www.deviantart.com/xandox) and Madsterinc (https://www.deviantart.com/madsterinc).
After a quick introduction, we headed into the gallery to check two wonderful exhibits - Signposts of the Times featuring works by various Indian artists, sculptors and photographers, and TV Viewers, a photo exhibit by Olivier Culmann. We then headed to the cafe for some extra-sweet chai and to discuss what we just saw, and had a little show and tell too, describing our choicest
About the meet
Hey everyone! The Bangalorean Deviants are getting together for our first meet this year. We're looking forward to meeting everyone to check out some great art, meet new people interested in art and design of all disciplines, show off our work, grab a bite and have a happy Sunday!
This event is open to anyone who's interested in art - you needn't be a member of the Bangaloreans group on Deviantart, or even a Deviantart member. Bring your friends, even if they're philistines - the more the merrier!
We'll meet at Bangalore's National Gallery of Modern Art, where they have two wonderful exhibits: Signposts of the Times
Well, I'm just gunning the engine on bangaloreans (https://www.deviantart.com/bangaloreans), please take a look, and if you're a citizen of our fine metropolis, please join our group. I've got an avatar design contest and a devMEET scheduled, so looking forward to meeting up with some deviants soon. I need to go take some more pictures this week, I've become way too lazy.
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