Manish Lakhani’s Ladakh Portraits Give an Intimate Peek at Life in the Indian Himalayas

All images by Manish Lakhani. Used with Creative Commons permission.

Documentary portraiture remains one of the branches or applications of portrait photography that bring out the strongest visual narratives. Those that reflect the daily life, culture, and traditions are especially interesting, and not only because they give us a slice of life in places we haven’t been. Most of them are also telling of the unique experiences and opportunities that photographers immerse themselves into to capture a compelling visual story. Case in point and today’s inspiring series of portraits taken by Manish Lakhani in the Indian Himalayas.

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