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Analogue Photograph Ranchi

Fair

Last year I had the opportunity to visit a fair organised in Ranchi, near Jagannath Temple on the occasion of Rath Yatra. The photographs were shot in analogue camera. I had used a Minolta x700 loaded with Foma film (ISO 400). It took me a long time to develop the films. Thanks to one of my friend (Sudip Sarkar) who insisted me to give him a demo, I could overcome the barrier of my laziness and develop the films. I am still learning the art. Lack of darkroom and enough chemicals make the work difficult. And the result is far from perfection (as visible). However, the result gives a satisfaction of superior order that cannot be achieved in digital photography.
Sharing some of the ‘presentable’ photographs.

2 thought on “Fair”

    1. Asitav Sen Post author

      Thanks Shrikant. There was some issue in developing. And some more issues due to dust! The photographs are hardly a year old. The film was kept undeveloped for more than 6 months.

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