Category Archive for "Stories"

They built a barrage across river Krishna

May 5, 2016
Mahesh Bhat

It was 1988.. a year after I had moved to Bangalore. I wanted to shoot for India Today. Their office was on the corner of St.Mark’s and Residency Roads, in a small building next to the iconic Cash Pharmacy. Chidanand…

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Lakshmi

April 25, 2016
Mahesh Bhat

This is a story from three decades ago. I had just begun doing photography, in my hometown, Mangalore. My father who was a lawyer, had his office in a one storied BF building, at Kodialbail. It was made of wood…

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1992 : Reporting from Silicon Valley

February 26, 2016
Mahesh Bhat

It was 1992. I was going to the United States to attend a workshop by Hans Neleman at Santa Fe Photographic Workshops. It was a one week affair but I had planned to stay in the US for about two…

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Ajja’s House

October 4, 2015
Mahesh Bhat

Last Monday on 28th of September, I was driving from Mangalore, the city of my birth to Bangalore, where I have lived now for over 28 years. I took a small detour from the usual road to visit a town…

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