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World Photography Day 2020: History, significance, and evolution of the photograph

Hindustan Times, Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON AUG 19, 2020 08:25 AM IST
World Photography day is an annual worldwide celebration of the science, history, art and craft of photography. August 19 marks the day when the people who share a passion for photography come together to raise awareness and share ideas about the field of photography.
This seaside idyll is now — you wouldn’t guess it in a hundred years — the site of the Eastern Freeway at Mazgaon. An exhibition at a Fort heritage space places paintings like the one above, all by the 18th-century artist James Wales, alongside recent photographs of the same areas.(Image courtesy the SP Lohia Collection)
This seaside idyll is now — you wouldn’t guess it in a hundred years — the site of the Eastern Freeway at Mazgaon. An exhibition at a Fort heritage space places paintings like the one above, all by the 18th-century artist James Wales, alongside recent photographs of the same areas.(Image courtesy the SP Lohia Collection)
Ranveer Singh in Gully Boy, Ayushmann Khurrana in Article 15 and Nawazuddin Siddiqui in Photograph.
Ranveer Singh in Gully Boy, Ayushmann Khurrana in Article 15 and Nawazuddin Siddiqui in Photograph.

Best Hindi films of 2019: Gully Boy to Article 15, films that made us pause for thought

Hindustan Times | By Jyoti Sharma Bawa, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 28, 2019 08:28 AM IST
In the year of Kabir Singh and Uri, War and Dream Girl, we also saw those rare gems that started a conversation and made us pause for thought.
The softness of the apparent embrace contributes to the photograph’s impact, and makes it acceptable enough to be published without any disclaimers of graphic content(REUTERS)
The softness of the apparent embrace contributes to the photograph’s impact, and makes it acceptable enough to be published without any disclaimers of graphic content(REUTERS)

The grim aftershock of powerful photographs

Hindustan Times | By Paroma Mukherjee
UPDATED ON JUN 27, 2019 07:36 PM IST
We must remember the reason behind the image, for that should haunt us until there is real change for the better
Photograph movie review: Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Sanya Malhotra in a still from Ritesh Batra’s new film.
Photograph movie review: Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Sanya Malhotra in a still from Ritesh Batra’s new film.

Photograph movie review: Sanya Malhotra, Nawazuddin Siddiqui star in a poetic film about a dreamy city. 4.5 stars

Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Raja Sen
UPDATED ON APR 22, 2020 09:34 PM IST
Photograph movie review: Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Sanya Malhotra star Ritesh Batra’s new film, a homecoming for the filmmaker, who has worked with Robert Redford and Julia Roberts. Rating: 4.5 stars
Farhan Akhtar with Shibani Dandekar and Tamannaah Bhatia with Sanya Malhotra at the screening of Photograph.(Varinder Chawla)
Farhan Akhtar with Shibani Dandekar and Tamannaah Bhatia with Sanya Malhotra at the screening of Photograph.(Varinder Chawla)

Farhan Akhtar, Shibani Dandekar, Rekha attend screening of Sanya Malhotra’s Photograph. See pics

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 14, 2019 12:25 PM IST
Farhan Akhtar, Rekha, Aditi Rao Hydari, Vidya Balan and other stars attended the screening of Sanya Malhotra’s Photograph. See pics here.
The Election Commission’s direction came after a complaint by the ministry of defence.(PTI)
The Election Commission’s direction came after a complaint by the ministry of defence.(PTI)

‘Don’t use photographs of defence personnel for election campaigns,’ EC tells political parties

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 10, 2019 09:17 AM IST
The ministry of defence had written to the EC that photographs of defence personnel were being used by political parties in advertisements as part of their election propaganda.
Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui at the screening of his upcoming film Thackeray in Mumbai on Jan 24, 2019.(IANS)
Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui at the screening of his upcoming film Thackeray in Mumbai on Jan 24, 2019.(IANS)

Nawazuddin Siddiqui mobbed by fans in Kanpur, pushed around for a selfie. Watch video

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON FEB 25, 2019 09:42 PM IST
Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui was recently mobbed by a huge crowd in Kanpur. He was pushed by his fans who rushed to meet him.
File picture of Imran Khan(Getty Images)
File picture of Imran Khan(Getty Images)

Pulwama attack: Rajasthan Cricket Association removes photographs of Pakistan players

Jaipur | By PTI
PUBLISHED ON FEB 18, 2019 10:50 PM IST
Pictures of players including Imran Khan, Wasim Akram, Mohammad Asif, Shoaib Akhtar, Waqar Younis and several others were pulled down and kept in a store room.
Artist’s illustration obtained from NASA shows the New Horizons spacecraft encountering 2014 MU69 – nicknamed ‘Ultima Thule’ – a Kuiper Belt object that orbits one billion miles beyond Pluto.(AFP)
Artist’s illustration obtained from NASA shows the New Horizons spacecraft encountering 2014 MU69 – nicknamed ‘Ultima Thule’ – a Kuiper Belt object that orbits one billion miles beyond Pluto.(AFP)

NASA spaceship to photograph most distant world explored yet on New Year’s Day

Agence France-Presse | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON DEC 29, 2018 09:38 AM IST
A camera on board the New Horizons spacecraft is currently zooming in on Ultima Thule, so scientists can get a better sense of its shape and configuration -- whether it is one object or several.
Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman greets Russia's President Vladimir Putin during the opening of the G20 leaders summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina.(REUTERS)
Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman greets Russia's President Vladimir Putin during the opening of the G20 leaders summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina.(REUTERS)

A high-five from Vladimir Putin and that awkward photograph - Saudi prince’s G20 summit

Buenos Aires | By Reuters
UPDATED ON DEC 03, 2018 01:37 PM IST
The two moments captured the dilemma facing world leaders at the Group of 20 summit in Buenos Aires this weekend: How to deal with the crown prince, who is dogged by controversy over the murder of a Saudi journalist but is also de facto leader of a rich, oil-producing kingdom that is a major global investor.
Like the other students, Oscer, the dog, was photographed against a gray background and was placed in the school yearbook.(Shutterstock)
Like the other students, Oscer, the dog, was photographed against a gray background and was placed in the school yearbook.(Shutterstock)

Service dog gets own class photograph in middle school’s yearbook

Associated Press, Vestal | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON JUN 22, 2018 06:44 PM IST
Oscer, a golden retriever who accompanied an autistic 14-year-old to the Vestal Middle School, was photographed and placed in the school’s yearbook next to the boy.
In the process, William Dalrymple also explored the art and culture.(Prabhas Roy/HT photo)
In the process, William Dalrymple also explored the art and culture.(Prabhas Roy/HT photo)

William Dalrymple’s upcoming book of photographs captures historical places

Press Trust of India, New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAY 17, 2018 02:57 PM IST
As part of his research for The Historian’s Eye, Dalrymple travelled to various battlefields and ruins, mosques, Sufi shrines and temples.
The district authorities will begin the deletion process after June 20.(Representational photo)
The district authorities will begin the deletion process after June 20.(Representational photo)

Thane district voters face ultimatum to submit photo by June 20

Hindustan Times | By Megha Pol, Thane
UPDATED ON MAY 17, 2018 01:11 AM IST
The election commission has claimed that the figure is the highest among all districts in Maharashtra
The photograph of the forced ‘marriage’ that went viral on the social media.(HT)
The photograph of the forced ‘marriage’ that went viral on the social media.(HT)

Bihar: Girl ‘married’ to gangster at gunpoint returns home

Hindustan Times, Patna | By Avinash Kumar
UPDATED ON MAY 09, 2018 10:09 PM IST
Police launched a hunt for the accused, 40-year-old Pappu Singh, and his men after a photograph of the forced nuptial ceremony went viral on the social media.
William Dalrymple, At the Marble Palace, Calcutta, Archival pigment print.(Courtesy: Tasveer)
William Dalrymple, At the Marble Palace, Calcutta, Archival pigment print.(Courtesy: Tasveer)

William Dalrymple’s visual tribute to a Mughal emperor who fought East India Co rule

Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Soma Das
UPDATED ON APR 13, 2018 09:43 AM IST
The Historian’s Eye is an exhibition of photographs shot by author William Dalrymple as he researched Mughal emperor Shah Alam’s valiant battle against the East India Company for his new book, The Anarchy.
Alfred Stieglitz’s The Steerage, which he took while on a cross-Atlantic trip in 1907, is an undeniable masterpiece of the modernist canon.(Wikimedia Commons)
Alfred Stieglitz’s The Steerage, which he took while on a cross-Atlantic trip in 1907, is an undeniable masterpiece of the modernist canon.(Wikimedia Commons)

How can one art photograph have four very different price tags?

Bloomberg | By James Tarmy
UPDATED ON APR 05, 2018 01:42 PM IST
April’s coming New York photo auctions will feature five copies of Alfred Stieglitz’s iconic picture The Steerage. Strangely, each auction house has placed a different valuation on its image.
New Myths Second Incarnation, the First; by Waswo X. Waswo (with Rajesh Soni); hand-coloured black and white digital print; 2011(Photo courtesy: Tasveer)
New Myths Second Incarnation, the First; by Waswo X. Waswo (with Rajesh Soni); hand-coloured black and white digital print; 2011(Photo courtesy: Tasveer)

Waswo X Waswo: The American artist who is reviving the art of hand-painting photographs

Hindustan Times | By Soma Das, Mumbai
UPDATED ON APR 25, 2018 05:08 PM IST
Udaipur-based American artist Waswo X Waswo photographs people in small-town India, and then has a local artist hand-paint them to fantastical effect
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