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Archive for ‘December, 2013’

INDIA on FILM – street views

A random selection of street photography from southern India, taken a few years back on a film camera.

 

 

 

In Mumbai, some likt to do their reading barefoot, right by the water's edge.

In Mumbai, some like to do their reading barefoot, right by the water’s edge.

 

 

 

 

Preaching virtue while waiting for the light to change at a busy intersection, Mumbai.

Preaching virtue while waiting for the light to change at a busy intersection, Mumbai.

 

 

 

 

Selling plastic bubble goo (and a goat or two...), Mumbai.

Selling plastic bubble goo (and a goat or two…), Mumbai.

 

 

 

 

Striking a pose next to a muscular mural, Madurai.

Striking a pose next to a muscular mural, Madurai.

 

 

 

 

This gentleman - and his chums in the background - found my fondness of this bullock utterly amusing. Madurai.

This gentleman – and his chums in the background – found my fondness of this bullock utterly amusing. Madurai.

 

 

 

 

Another busy day at the office, Mamallapuram.

Another busy day at the office, Mamallapuram.

 

 

 

 

Not sure if this was a temple-in-a-truck or a shrine-on-wheels, but the man in the driver's cabin - who also featured prominently painted on the side - was a big hit with the locals. Kanyakumari.

Not sure if this was a temple-in-a-truck or a shrine-on-wheels, but the man in the driver’s cabin – who also featured prominently painted on the side – was a big hit with the locals. Kanyakumari.

 

 

 

 

Barefoot but happy, Varkala.

Barefoot but happy, Varkala.

 

 

 

I hope you enjoyed.

Alessandro Ciapanna