This photograph of Barmer, a small city in Rajasthan, known for its craft work and its festivals, was taken on a trip that the artist undertook to pursue his dream of photography after quitting his job. It’s crisp silhouettes and the almost florescent lights in it indicate the excitement of a new beginning.
Abhinav is a self-taught photographer, who graduated with an B.Com from Ramjas College, Delhi (2010-2013.) His most recent exhibitions include ‘A Journal Chapter 1’ at Indian Photography Festival, Hyderabad (2018) and The Irregulars Art Fair, New Delhi (2018). His work has been published in magazines like Outlook Traveller (2017) and Home Fashion India Magazine (2017). His commercial shoots include photography for Amazon India Fashion Week (2016), Ashok Leyland (2016), Kohler HR (2017) amongst others. He also practices as a cinematographer and videographer and shot commercials, music festivals and documentary films as well.