Offset Pitara Goa Photo

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Can the process of image making lead to introspection, healing and exploration of our own beings? In the books presented, the authors of their works have put forward a deeply personal engagement of the photographic process, the exploration of one’s own vulnerability seen through the prism of the lens. Many indigenous tribes believe that when a photograph is taken, it captures the soul of those whom it photographs. In keeping their presence alive within the images the photographers have created, the book becomes a testament to the conversation of their interior landscape. They leave tiny fragments of relationships – with themselves, their families, gender and anxieties and celebrations emerging from these relationship dynamics.

  1. Us&Beyond – Thuma Collective
  2. Happy Goodnight – Sanjeev Saith
  3. Harvest – Valentina Abenavoli
  4. The Middle of Somewhere – Sam Harris
  5. Kagerou – Yusuke Tagaki
  6. Instant Light – Andrei Tarkovsky
  7. Call Me Heena- Shahria Sharmin
  8. On Abortion – Laia Abril
  9. Ravens – Masahisa Fukase

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Set against the backdrop of an artists’ studio garden, the Pitara invited its readers to find their corner, their spot of shade under the trees, to observe, engage and become a part of the journey undertaken by these photographers.

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Photographs courtesy : Adil Hasan

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Offset Projects is an initiative that hopes to create spaces and channels of engagement in story-telling, lens-media and book-making through continued workshops, residencies, artist talks and photo-book reading rooms.

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