People and street photography by Mahesh B

My name is Mahesh and I am from Chennai, India. Basically, I am a software engineer and an amateur photographer. I have been taking pictures around 6 years now. I love people and street photography.

My name is Mahesh and I am from Chennai, India. Basically, I am a software engineer and an amateur photographer. I have been taking pictures around 6 years now. I love people and street photography. I shoot close portraits and trying to capture street moments.

I learn day by day through watching masters pictures and trying to produce better picture. I prefer black and white when it comes to Portraits and street moments and I also do color pictures if colors play important role.

I love photography from my college days. I use to shoot with my friend’s film camera during our tour in college days. But, I never thought I would get into serious photography until 2008. I started photography in 2008 to stress out the hectic corporate life. But, then it becomes serious passion.

I took photographs of everything which I felt was beautiful. I shot macro, nature, landscape, etc. but it did not seem to satisfy me much. I then realized my interest was towards people photography and it soon became a passion.

That is when I started taking close portraits and want to present them in Black and White. Most of my portraits are taken in the streets of India, with available ambient natural light. I strive to portray their inner heart and soul through the expressions in the eyes. I believe that through the subject’s eyes and expression, one can get a feeling of the person’s emotions, state of mind, happiness or sorrow. It is my goal to make portraits which will connect the viewers and the subjects directly.

I believe in certain aspects in any genre of photography. A great picture should have a strong content and nice way to present it with a beautiful composition and light. The picture would become great, If photographer can connect its viewer to the picture and make them communicate. I am trying to achieve this.[Official Website]
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4 comments

  • Wellbred Kannan

    Mar 24, 2014 at 13:33

    Excellent Photos Mahesh Ji. Congrats.

  • kata sedlak

    Mar 25, 2014 at 11:36

    beautiful

  • Simone Zeffiro

    Mar 25, 2014 at 21:35

    Very nice artworks… Perfect compositions and black and white management… Beautiful…

  • janssens serge

    May 26, 2014 at 20:47

    Que du bonheur ,des photographies pleines de sensibilités , perçues de façon magistral par un photographe de grand talent ! Serge

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