Laze amidst the craze

Kolkata amazes with its ‘odd’ pairing of enthusiastic festivities and unhurried modus vivendi. This photograph taken near a bustling Durga Puja pandal has a hand-rickshaw puller relaxing upon his parked vehicle beside a decorated road. As he lazes, an excited milieu of people walks past him along the decorated alley.

time for sale…

Clicked at the International Trade Fair, Kolkata, 2015. This stall had a tempting collection of vintage-themed clocks. And for me – a photographer without a tripod, it had a pile of empty cartons providing the perfect stand to place the camera for a slow shutter click. And this is what I got.