(Last Updated on : 19-04-2017)
Film Still photographers in India have the huge contribution to Indian society in projecting the loopholes, festivities, remaking, and construction. From the colonial era to the independent India the still photographers show the colonial India and the famous personalities of the era like Mahatma Gandhi
, Subhas Chandra Bose
, Jyoti Basu
, Shahrukh Khan
, Salman Khan
, Sachin Tendulkar
and may other famous personalities. Photography some how shaped the society in many ways through projecting. It is not a mode of entertainment.
Photography in many ways, aware about the issues of society. It also enforces the power of influence upon some to make a difference in society. Photographs create a sense of realism and truth. The words can explain and create a mental picture in the minds of readers or listeners, but images and documentary photographs connect us better with individuals, nationally and even internationally. These photographs have the power to show people the similarities of the human conditions around the world.
Subi Samuel is one of the leading photographers in India. He is best known as the still photographer. His work covers almost all magazines. He is a man of few words and his is photography that speaks for itself.
Atul Kasbekar is an Indian still photographer. He is also noted as the fashion photographer of contemporary era. He is recognised for his calendar shoots Atul Kasbekar was also the honorary chairman of the Photographer's Guild of India.
Gautam Rajadhyaksha was one of India's leading fashion photographers, and was based in Mumbai, India. He was one of India's best known celebrity portraitists, having photographed almost all the icons of the Indian film industry.
The still photographs can still influence society when looked at it. It persuades people not to go back to that era and want equality for every race on this planet. This documenting photo has evolved amongst various genres starting off as a political photograph and ending in a social photograph that influences and teaches society about the wrongs and rights in the world. The photograph proves the sense of proof and a recording so that future generations can learn from the world mistakes made in the past.