Category Archives: Portrait photography

An engagement session, but very different

As I had offered this couple an engagement session before their wedding, they thought that is wasn’t really important to be about them. But something very unusual  turned it around into  a very different engagement session. It was only about … Continue reading

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I saw an angel…… Michelangelo

” I saw an angel in the marble and I carved until I set him free”        -Michelangelo This  is a  special collection of images I took some years ago in Paris of statues of  gravestones at some … Continue reading

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Faces of India

Besides all the amazing colors and architecture in India, I have been most intrigued by the facial expressions of Indian people in devotion , working or any of their other daily duties.  Out of respect, I did almost every time … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day to all mothers in the world

Being a mother is a most challenging and beautiful path in some women’s life. Happy Mother’s Day to all the women in the world and to the One’s who don’t have own children, yet nurturing children in so many other … Continue reading

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Woodblock printing and carpet weaving in Jaipur, India

Jaipur, in Rajasthan called the pink city is world famous for it’s handcrafts. On my way to visit, The Palace of the Winds, I got to stop at a woodblock printing company, as well carpet weaving. Everything is done by hand…. Each movement … Continue reading

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Indian wedding in Jodhpur in western Rajasthan

Weddings in India are filled with rituals and celebrations that continue for several days It was later in the evening as I had just arrived in  my Victorian style B&B, taking a shower I hear all those drums and instruments  … Continue reading

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Carpet weaving in Ranakpur, Rajasthan, India

On my way to Udaipur, I got a chance to visit this small business of rug weaving. Everything is handmade here. Choosing the right colors and design turns out in beautiful carpets This talented rug weaver had been wearing such … Continue reading

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