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Khayali Pulao Becomes Real Good Biryani!

Featured in the July 2015 issue of Better Photography That time of the year is back. The time when I am deeply and fully involved with the Delhi Photo Festival which will take place this year from 30 October–8 November, 2015 at the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, New Delhi. Asked by Better…

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Interning with #DPF2015

Photocredit: Prashant Panjiar Suvina Singal, the youngest member of the Delhi Photo Festival this edition shares her jury duty experience. “Never having done anything of this sort before, I wasn’t sure of what to expect from the DPF 2015 jury session. We started off on May 12 with the sorting of the submissions into different…

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#DPF2015: Editors at work

Behind the scenes at the Delhi Photo Festival 2015 jury selection The Delhi Photo Festival’s curatorial team of Dinesh Khanna, Prashant Panjiar, Sohrab Hura, Sumit Dayal and Vidura Jang Bahadur have been pre-occupied with selections for this year’s edition. Aided and abetted by #DPF Associate Navneet Kaur Ahuja and intern Suvina Singal…the jury has been…

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Behind the scenes at #DPF2015

Photocredit: Sumit Dayal Meet the duo who’ve actually sifted through the hundreds of emails, inquiries and submissions to the Delhi Photo Festival. Suvina Singal (on the left), intern for #DPF2015 and Navneet Kaur Ahuja Associate for #DPF exchange notes. They have been busy with patiently sorting out the submissions for this year’s edition. Submissions for…

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Asmita Parelkar on #DPF2015’s theme: ASPIRE

Animals need a better world  While interpreting this year’s DPF theme, Aspire, photographer and designer and #DPF2015 volunteer Asmita Parelkar shares with us an image from her poignant series: Giraffe Behind The Door. The series is a photo project that documents animals in captivity. Giraffe Behind The Door is a journey through zoos and psychological spaces…

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Anurag Banerjee on the #DPF2015 theme, “Aspire”

A young photographer aspires for the quiet moments  “To aspire would be to steal a quiet moment from our everyday lives.” With the theme for #DPF2015, “Aspire” in mind, Anurag shares a photograph from his first visit to Benaras. Like the many others who have visited the historic city, he was taken by the silence…

Adil Hasan’s take on “aspire” for #DPF2015

Of strange crimes and human rights violations  For this year’s #DPF2015 theme, “Aspire”, Adil has shared an image which is part of a larger story. Those who have been declared dead by their relatives in Eastern Uttar Pradesh. This has been done by their relatives, who wish to claim their lands, or other inherited positions.…