Peacock Dance (Mayilattom)

During our coverage of Arattu festival we attended one of the major attractions which was Peacock Dance (Mayilattom). Both dancers were male dressing up in a very colorful peacock costume! They danced with their wooden stick legs at the temple’s compound and people gave them money to have their blessings.    

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At the Madrasa (video)

My latest video from India trip. This is the third soundslides production I made after The light Festival  and Five Hundred year school.     I loved working on this video the children were delightful to be around. Their eyes are full of innocence and life. The photos didn’t need color to be alive their […]

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Widow with children

I met this lady nearby the beach in Punnapra after we were done shooting the fishermen. I needed to wash my feet from the sand before going to the bus. Our driver Harris took me to a house where I met this lady with her kids. She started talking about how she had no support after she lost her husband. She is […]

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Pumping water with a smile!

She was around 7 years old pumping water manually in the streets of Cochin. The whole family including the grandfather were racing to fill their buckets with clean water from the water pump at the street. The thirsty city of Cochin suffers from water shortage which triggers many environmental and health problems. The mother of the girl said this problem has been going on for […]

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Cochin through my iPhone

  Will Start sharing my India through my iPhone series with my first destination in Kerala that is Cochin. I traveled to India to be part of an expedition and multimedia photography  Oracles of Kerala Photo Expedition-Workshop with the well-known photographer Tewfic El-Sawy aka The Travel Photographer. I’m a big fan of the travel photographer’s work and have been following […]

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