Rohit Vohra is one of Asia’s most prominent street photographers. He has been shooting the streets for over 12 years. He is on the judging panel of numerous international photography awards. An official Fuji X photographer, his photographs are often about contact with humans and basic living elements. He currently lives and works from India.
What can be said about a city that is older than legend itself? Chaotic yet serene, Varanasi is one of the oldest and the most continuously populated cities in the world. A city full of people brought up amid a cacophony of ancient history, myths and religion.
Amid the motion and commotion of the city, I saw people pausing to grab a smoke, to check messages, to get momentarily lost in private thoughts, to eat a thoughtful breakfast, to catch a quick nap in the city that never sleeps. These pictures are a series of stolen moments, the in-between moments, from the lives of the people of Hong Kong.
There is anticipation in the air, tinged with just a smidgeon of trepidation. The men of Barsana and Nandgaon know that they're in for their annual beating at the hands of the local women. These are behind-the-scenes photographs of the men preparing themselves for the fight.