In India, street photography is a fantastic art form that captures people in their natural environments or in environments where they happen to belong. The pioneer sign, Aries, is always looking for high adventure and excitement.They control their own destiny and will do whatever they want regardless of whether others agree with them.Courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, honest, passionate, impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive, aggressive, adventurous are the basic traits of Aries. Such personality matches well with ‘streets’ were one can find uncensored and true struggles of survival.
So great is His Majesty, yet Man, the Person, is still greater:
All beings are a part of Him, Three parts are immortal in Heaven.
You take possession , Divine Fire, Of all that the devoted being,
On the altar you are kindled, Bring us the priceless treasure.
Street Photography in India
Taking Street Photographs People in India have dreams, and few have overcome the ages to realise them. People who worked nonstop from dusk to dawn demonstrated bravery and determination.They have completely immersed themselves in their work, deafening those who have mocked them with “You can’t do it!” Because they are sincere in their duties, they begin their day with faith in the Almighty.The goal of street photography is to capture everyday stories.
Better Living of Street
For them, every day is a new journey towards their dream of better living. Among this chaos of struggle and survival, some faces are satisfied and untouched with the hardships. They have no idea what lies ahead of them in the future.Street photography can concentrate on people and their public behaviour, thereby documenting people’s histories.
Some are hundreds of years old, while others are as fresh as a flower.Streets are like windows into the lives of the unknown. One can observe and learn from the streets that ‘everything that shines is not gold’. One must sacrifice something to gain what they have wished for. Like an Aries the streets have learned to thrive on competition fearlessly the harder the better.
Aries– The Flying Ram
Devotion – Seeking blessing from almighty.
Enclose – Held in a frame.
Determination – The will to never give up.
Amusing – A comical interaction.
Vibrant – Stimulating for the eyes.
Florist – Needling the flowers.
Tireless – Set on never giving up.
Spirited – Commitment towards profession.
Clutter – Balancing the mess.
Engross – Submerged in work.
Stories – A short tittle-tattle.
Framed – Capturing the action.
Peppy – Refined beauty.
Merry – Sometimes less is more.
Penumbra – Cast in shadow.
Cease – Freezing the moment.
All the photos and text in this post are copyright of Pooja Singh, Durgapur, West Bengal, Creative Hut Institute of Photography. She got her Professional Diploma in the Art of Photography from Creative Hut and Near Foundation, a photography school in Kerala.Their reproduction, full or part, is forbidden without the explicit approval of the rightful owners.