Kitchen Chat and more…
Kitchen Chat and more…
Last Saturday a three-day exhibition of documentary photography began in the streets of Lahore as a part of the scheduled activities of the Pakistan Photo Film Festival (PPF). The temporary gallery was set up with the intent of creating awareness on social issues. The stills and portraits of nine young artists handpicked across the nation are up for viewing to passers-by or to whoever has interest in the project at the Kalma Chowk and in every Central Metro stations across the city.
According to the PFF every photographer participating in the event comes from a half-year tenure in Lahore, where they go the chance to produce, create and work in projects depicting brutal realities affecting the nation on economic levels, as well as social issues and legal rights. Some of the biggest names in the photography business in the UAE are standing behind the project by offering their full support to the young artist as well as mentoring if required.
People like Asim Rafiqui, Shah Zaman Baloch, Matthieu Paley, Mahesh Shantaram and Wendy Marijnissen got involved by assisting with their knowledge in extended sessions of discussion, where ideas were exchanged about the ways to create awareness on social issues through the lens of a camera.
The work of each artist is as diverse as their backgrounds. This was enough of an incentive for the PPF organizers to switch the location of the event from the usually renewed galleries to more public access. Where just a few could have enjoyed the work of the young talents now 1.3 million people can view it in a single day.
Some of the most outstanding work of each participant is easily identified by the professional mentoring them. Salman Alam Khan was mentored by Matthieu Paley, who works as a contributor for National Geographic in France. He created a set of portraits called “Knitted Beliefs” where he captures the colorful dimensions of Narayanapura, a very popular village located in Karachi City.
Ema Anis chose to showcase the ongoing routines of a gated community in a project called “White Street Journal”. While Nida Mehboob created a gallery display focusing on discrimination issues faced by minorities across the country in a project called “Shadow Lives”. She was mentored by Wendy Marijnissen a freelancer from Belgium.
Faizan Adil shows some hard realities about nursing homes in the city of Pakistan in a project called “Industry of Dissolving Portraits”. Shaista Chishty created a gallery of images showing the evolution of a family after moving from Pakistan to the UK after the events of the partition, where the land was seceded from India under the British Empire rule. It was called “One Pound in my Pocket” and Wendy Marijnissen was her guide through the project.
Maryam Altaf from Lahore got in contact with taxi drivers across the country to tell their stories on how they have been affected by the rise of carpool services such as Uber and Lyft in series of portraits called “Conversations in Transit”. She was mentored by independent photographer AsimRafiqui. On the other hand, Aziz Changezi from Quetta is showing how a number of families earn a living through recycling in a project called “Scavenging for Wealth”. He was mentored by Didier Ruef a documentary photographer from Switzerland. Who also worked with Faizan Ahmad an artist who used his storytelling skills to create a compelling series of portraits showcasing the everyday tales of regular people in a project called “From The Metro Bus: The Uncommon Stories of the Common People”.
The last participant is Ramis Abbas who worked with a group of students offering proposals for a better functioning society with clear political rules and a consolidated legal system. His project is named “The Past That Could Not Be” and it was mentored by Mahesh Shantaram, a well-known photographer from India.
For the Pakistan Photo Film Festival, the Idea behind this exhibition is to create new spaces to showcase art using public spaces. They aim to take break the cycle of restricted audiences to everything related to photography and they hope to attract viewers of every social group to enjoy the images and the stories told through every portrait.
Did you ever thought about styling yourself in the hijab at the time of your main wedding day? No doubt that Hijab style has been always taken to be one of the best ways out of the dressing in order to add your personality with the elegance and feel of being sophisticated looking in the crowd.
If you can imagine looking different in the crowd, then feel the way how elegant you can turn out to be with hijab on the main wedding day? In Muslim countries, where Hijab is a compulsory piece of clothing for the women, in such countries you will be finding the brides loving to wear hijab on their main wedding day as well.
Such brides go serene! As you would be making the search around you would be finding so many of the different styles of the hijab trends that are ideal meant for the brides on their main wedding day.
You can learn more about the latest trends and styles of the hijab styles for the main wedding day by checking out the fashion websites. You need to be very much alert in order to match the hijab with your wedding day so that at the end of the day it would turn out to be appear as complimenting looking for others.
So what are you waiting for? Try with the elegant latest trend of bridal hijab styles right now and make yourself feel like the princesses!
Did you just check out with the latest bridal dresses as well as Jewellary and make over ideas that have been introduced just recently in 2018? If not, then you have simply miss out catching with the information on the latest and fresh trends highlights for you! But wait! You do not need to look around here and there because right through this post, we would be heading on to the discussion out. As we do take the name of mehndi dresses, they are basically known out to be one of fresh trends of the dresses inside the market world. Let’s take you into the inside world of the latest bridal dresses as well as jewellery and make over ideas!
As you can view that some of the latest designs have been given the in the category of the bridal dresses with the new formations and style designs that are simply so incredible looking. In the fresh Pakistan new bridal dresses, we would add you up with the name of lehenga dresses that is one of the latest fashion trends these days. They have often added upon their latest bridal dresses for girls catalogue with the latest fashion trend arrival of the umbrella style of frocks.
Furthermore, there are some of the dresses trends that are being conceptualized in the adornment designing of the frocks and long shirts as well that finally give out the whole collection with the. Plus the dresses are amazingly adorned with the stone work plus the dabka and shading work of the hues in the jamawar work. They have made the finest use of high quality of premium fabric work in almost all of their dresses stitching that make the whole collection of bridal dresses superbly fantastic. Red color is the main hall mark of the bridal dress. But you can often find with some more brilliant color of bridal dresses such as peach, purple, green, off white and so many more.
Latest Trends of Jewellery Ideas:
As we do talk about the bridal jewellery then even today the trend of the gold stuff of the jewellery is getting out being high in demand inside the market world places. You will encounter the fascinating use of the matta patti as well as tikkas and jhoomras that simply give away the bride with the elegant and approaches of being the center of attraction on main wedding day.
Latest Trends of Make Over Ideas:
Now as we discuss upon the makeover ideas then so many of the amazing changes have been witnessed out so far. You will encounter the comparison that in the past brides used to wear red makeup on extreme terms. But today the modern brides are much conscious about having the impact of light soft smooth makeup for them. Brides mostly follow the makeup look that matches best according to their bridal dress.
Now let’s have a look at some of the outstanding pictures from latest trends of Pakistani new bridal dresses, jewellery and make over trends! Check them out!
Photographer In Lahore
Photographer In Islamabad
Photographer In Rawalpindi
Photographer In Gujranwala
Photographer In Sialkot
Photographer In Faisalabad
Photographer In Multan
Photographer In Karachi
Photographer In Gwadar