Hands

Hands

Vignettes from India: Hands I am fascinated by hands, working hands, all hands. They are so expressive of character. Over many decades in India I have photographed thousands of hands. I feel as if each tells me hers or his own stories… These are a few favorites....
Children

Children

Vignettes from India: Children The irrepressible joy of children in India captivates me. I engage with them everywhere. In cities, towns, villages, and hamlets they surround me, inviting my participation. They open doors into India’s heart. When adults see me bonding...
Kolams in Tamil Nadu

Kolams in Tamil Nadu

Vignettes from India: Kolams in Tamil Nadu I was just twenty, in India for the first time, staying as a guest in a home in a south Indian city. I am a light sleeper and the noises of householders moving woke me long before dawn. I climbed to my feet, splashed some...
Movement of Traffic

Movement of Traffic

Vignettes from India: Movement of Traffic I have long been fascinated by the movement of traffic in India. Such crowds, all needing to get somewhere, each individual intent on his or her own goal, and yet somehow, in most cases, people tend to wait in patience and...
Women of India

Women of India

Vignettes from India: Women of India My life has been truly blessed. My mentors in India have always been women. They have taught me to look inside, to listen, to be observant and to try not to judge. Although I am a heterosexual male, by nature I have never ogled or...