Silk & Sandalwood: Pretika Menon’s Latest Photoseries Weaves A Tale Of Cultural Harmony

The editorial vibrantly comes to life through the infusion of quintessential Indian elements, each prop a testament to the mingling of cultures and the blossoming of love that defies borders.
The editorial vibrantly comes to life through the infusion of quintessential Indian elements, each prop a testament to the mingling of cultures and the blossoming of love that defies borders.Pretika Menon

In the captivating realm where cultures collide and love's boundaries fade, photographer Pretika Menon introduces a captivating photo series that masterfully weaves together two worlds in harmonious convergence. This visual symphony revolves around an enchanting Tibetan girl and a charismatic Indian boy, forming a captivating narrative of unity amidst diversity.

Silk & Sandalwood
Silk & SandalwoodPretika Menon

Within the intimate studio setting, the Tibetan girl emerges as a captivating embodiment of grace. Her dark tresses adorned with delicate flowers and ornate jewelry pay homage to a rich Indian heritage, while her attire gracefully intertwines the elegance of the East. Beside her stands the Indian boy, his distinct moustache hinting towards his cultural origins. Dressed in vibrant hues adorned with touches of gold, he seamlessly bridges his own opulent heritage with the allure of the oriental backdrop.

Silk & Sandalwood
Silk & SandalwoodPretika Menon

The editorial vibrantly comes to life through the infusion of quintessential Indian elements, each prop a testament to the mingling of cultures and the blossoming of love that defies borders. As the camera captures the chemistry between the protagonists, the series emerges as an enchanting celebration of unity within diversity. It stands as a living embodiment of the beauty that emerges when cultures coexist, leaving an indelible impression that extends beyond mere fashion and art.

Silk & Sandalwood
Silk & SandalwoodPretika Menon

Photographer Pretika Menon's series resonates as a powerful reminder that diversity enriches us and that love, like culture, knows no bounds. This visual testament to the intertwining of traditions and the connections that unite us transcends the realm of imagery, inviting us to embrace the magnificence that emerges when worlds converge and love thrives in the tapestry of shared experiences.

PHOTOGRAPHY: PRETIKA MENON 

STYLING: DIVYA BALAKRISHNAN 

HMU: SHEFALI SURVE 

MODELS: TENZIN MARTHA from ALF 

DHEER KAKU

PHOTO ASSISTANTS: ASHWIN SUMESH & STUDENTS OF LLA 2023’

PRODUCTION & LOCATION: LIGHT & LIFE ACADEMY, OOTY 

Follow Pretika here.

Related Stories

No stories found.
logo
Homegrown
homegrown.co.in