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A chat with Tenzing Dakpa, living in Safdarjung Enclave.

entertainment Updated: Mar 03, 2011 01:12 IST

Tenzing Dakpa, 25, artist, Safdarjung Enclave

Gangtok, Sikkim

College Delhi College of Art

Occupation Photographer

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Favourite book quarterly published photography magazine Foam. Not much of a reader.

Favourite filmBreaking the Waves by Lars von Trier

Favourite Bollywood filmJaane Bhi Do Yaaro by Kundan Shah

Favourite quote The world is a book and if you don’t travel you only read a page.

Favourite dish Shyaphalay from Yo! Tibet, Safdarjung Enclave

Favourite store CMYK in Lodhi Road

Favourite activityon Sunday Watching movies

Cantonese Cuisine or Mughlai Cuisine Cantonese

Favourite word What’s up?

Brush or Comb Brush

Sneakers or Slippers Sneakers

Whiskey or Wine Whiskey whiskey

Boxers or Briefs Boxers

Old Delhi or New Delhi New Delhi

Favourite dive bar Dokebi Nara Korean Restaurant, Paharganj

Favourite Indian fashion trend Kurtas

Who does your hair Myself

Who inspires you my mentor, photographer Bharat Sikka

Your muse Travelling

Your guilty pleasure Cameras

Your last regret purchase Pentax 67 that broke, which cost me Rs. 25,000

Best thing you’ve ever bought My Macbook pro

Delhi summer or Delhi winter Winter

Pet causes Free Tibet

Pet peeve Men scratching their crotches

Favourite spot in Delhi Deer Park, Safdarjung Enclave

Would love to have dinner with photographer Jeff Wall

Money in your wallet Rs. 500

You can never have too many Photographs

Craziest thing you’ve ever done Broke and Lodged in a Chai Dukan serving tea, Rishikesh

The one thing you can’t live without my girlfriend, Vez

Who or what inspires you the Internet

Favourite song right now Psyche by Massive Attack

Best thing about Delhi Centrally-located city of India, ideal for backpackers

As told to Surabhi Chauhan