Author Archive "K Madhavan Pillai"

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Honesty and Improbable Possibilities

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K Madhavan Pillai writes about how to negotiate with truth and reality through photographs.

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The Art of Viewing a Picture

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K Madhavan Pillai questions how we view a picture and how to judge the merits or demerits of a photograph. Find out how to rise beyond the simplistic viewpoints of just good and bad.

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The Irony of Options

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K Madhavan Pillai writes about the irony of plenty and how our quest for creativity is effected by the availability or unavailability of options.

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The Power of Intent

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K Madhavan Pillai asks the question ‘why’ and tells you how you can develop intent within the frame.

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More ‘I’ than ‘Eye’

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K Madhavan Pillai talks about how it is important to train the ‘eye’ and allow the ‘I’ to go beyond the experience of seeing.

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Learnings From The Canon Way

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At CP+ 2012, K Madhavan Pillai explores the Japanese work culture and way of life, to apply their principles to the business of photography.

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The Making of a Powerful Picture

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K Madhavan Pillai speaks about how a photograph can capture a sliver of time.

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The Way of Tea

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In this April 2011 editorial, the Editor talks about extending the elaborate Japanese ritual of the tea ceremony to photography.