The beautiful Hanna

  Hanna is this wonderfully sensitive, warm, and loving person who I have the privilege of photographing the other day. I kept telling her ‘Hanna, you look like a model! Hanna, you remind me of Claudia Schiffer! You have the same Scandinavian blond hair and striking features. And you have a body to die for!”…

The White Sheet shoot

This month, during the Valentine season, I started offering the White Sheet session at the studio. Why is the White Sheet shoot special for me? Coming from a culture where the idols of goddesses get clothed in underwear before being draped in saris, shooting women draped in just a white sheet marks the letting go…

The beautiful Suzanne

The beautiful Suzanne came in for her photo shoot the other day. To say it was a blast would be an understatement. We bonded. She relaxed, got pampered and I got to capture her beauty in these portraits. For me, it’s always an enriching experience. To see the women come in and blossom in front…

Be You tiful

Be who you were before the world told you who you had to be. Be yourself Beautiful! Just as the Universe intended you to be. Are you living life according to your script or somebody else’s script? We are the creators of our own realities, but is the reality you are creating scripted by someone…

Photographs of you

The other day, while unpacking I found a photograph of myself sitting inside an old book. A photo that had been taken about 20 years ago. I must admit to sitting and gazing at this younger, more-smiling version of myself for some time. All the time experiencing this feeling of joy and wonder. It was…

The power of a single, old photo

  Growing up, my grandfather was a continual source of inspiration. He died long before I was born but he was already a legend among the members of my father’s side of the family. Born in 1881, he was the clever one in the family. At a time when illiteracy was rife and Matriculation was…