Photo Studio

Shadow Stories

Beauty indeed is in everything and everywhere! When everyone talks about the importance of light in photography, it is the shadows and darkness that keeps creating mystery and curiosity to chase the secret stories in the silent escapes for Pooja Jariwala. Yes, darkness is beautiful!

For someone who started a career as an economics professional, with permanent inclination to escape, cuddle and gets lost in nature, making sketches, images as visual memories, turning a travel photographer by lust happened naturally and then exploration lead to fashion, portrait and product photography by profession, it has been an interesting journey and still continues to be for Pooja.

Photography is not just mere documentation but is a canvas of free thoughts, stories, philosophy and interim conversations of the soul with nature, surrounding and within. It is an experience.

Capturing Play of colours, lights and shadows in High Contrasts with mysterious characters emoting – lyrical visuals, diminutive ego in vastness, emergence from undefined horizons, started through mobile camera as an experiment and became a habit, it has been more than a year now, since she has been working or rather say chasing shadow stories, it still continues! Here are some of those images, with observant dialogues in paused moments. The ability to portray a story without actually disclosing a face makes it a more interesting part, because if you see closely, everyone plays the same role somewhere in the story still is distinct to one other. There is someone who follows the other, someone who stands still, someone who confronts, someone who introspects, someone who observes, someone who believes, someone who surrenders, someone who wants , someone who is multilayered, someone who is empty …

Team Creative Yatra shares this photo studio and hopes that you find a story too with these shadows!

Photo Studio Curator : Ketan Modi




promotional


Yatra Archives

https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Irrfan-khan.jpg National Award winning actor Irrfan Khan dies at the age of 54

One of India’s most celebrated actors, Irrfan Khan known for his expressive eyes, died after succumbing to a long battle with cancer. He was 54.  A gaping void has been left in the Indian film industry as one of India’s…

https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/romeo-juliet.png Of youthful passion and star-crossed lovers on Shakespeare’s birthday

While the Globe is streaming free its second dramatic production Romeo and Juliet, today is 23rd April, the day William Shakespeare (1564-1616) is believed to have been born and died. One would seldom find a more spontaneous and intense expression…

https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Shubigi-Rao-Art.jpg Shubigi Rao selected to curate the fifth edition of Kochi-Muziris Biennale in 2020

Let’s know Shubigi Rao, who has recently been selected as the curator for the 2020 Kochi Muziris Biennale, for her “exceptional acumen and inventive sensibilities” The format of the art biennale to showcase contemporary visual art, across the world is modeled on…

https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Dr-Yatin-Desai-Orthopaedic-surgeon.jpg The call of the mountains: orthopaedic Dr Yatin Desai’s advice on trekking

In this piece 64 year old Dr Yatin Desai, shares with CY his inspiring story of how to scale towering mountains with utmost ease and how this life adventure activity can shape human character and health. Chances are high that…