"I drink to make other people more interesting,"-Ernest Hemingway
All photographs by Ekta Marwaha
City Lights: Trapped in a metropolitan city where life passes by with the blink of an eye
Fire and Ice: Colour block therapy
Down Memory Lane: These corridors have withstood the changing times
Spice Route: Beautiful ingredients ready to storm up a whirlpool of flavours in any cuisine
Gaps In-between: Looking through the grids of life, thousands pray each day to make a better living
Chilli-n Around: India’s all time favourite snack, bhajia/ pakoda
Dragon Fly: Rarely do they sit, but when they do, make sure you capture them!
Let there be Light: A splash of colour on the ceiling at a cafe in Pushkar
Earthen Concepts: Traditional bowls made using the potter’s wheel
Bugged: Looking for some pollen?
Sensual Silhouette: Himalayan Bulbul, atop a tree before she embarks on her journey through the peaks
Snow Clad Himalayas: A view from the Kumaon Hills of the snow covered peaks
Runway Romance: Fantasy, the magic of candid photography. At Rajesh Pratap’s show for Woolmark, WIFW A/W 2014.
In High Spirit: An ice cold refreshing drink on a hot summer day
World, Hold On: Seated on the banks of Assi Ghat, Varanasi gaze into the silent waters at night. .
Standing Tall: Style Guru Suneet Varma’s ensembles, delicately draped on mannequins for display at the French Embassy. Celebrating Varma’s 25 Glorious years in the industry.
Maximum City: Mumbai, the city that never sleeps
Poser: He poses, while the world moves on. Many devotees in Varanasi dress like lord Shiva, and if for nothing else–this is good business to make an easy buck just so they can be captured on the lens
Home Brew: The only kind I like, Filter Coffee a delicacy from Soth India
Wedding Woes: Each bride spends at least a few years to zero in on the designer she’d like to dress in on her ‘D’ day, if not, then who to imitate. .Seen here is one of India’s finest Ethnic Designer, Padma Shri Ritu Kumar’s Bridal Collection ’13 inspired by the vibrant state of Rajasthan
Holy Dip: Thousands of Indians take a Holy dip on the banks of the Ganges each morning, offering prayers to the pious river and the Sun god
Cast Away: Waiting to embark on their journey. .
Raise a Toast: Playing with light during a shoot, slow shutter speed leads to ‘magic’ photography!