Holi Believers

PhotographerMary Grace Montives
PrizeSilver in Event / Traditions and Cultures
Entry Description

Holi is an ancient Hindu festival with its cultural rituals. Holi believers celebrated as Rangwali Holi – a free-for-all festival of colours, where people smear each other with colours and drench each other. Holi believers celebrates the festival as a cultural significance among various Hindu traditions of the Indian subcontinent. It is the festive day to end and rid oneself of past errors, to end conflicts by meeting others, a day to forget and forgive. People pay or forgive debts, as well as deal anew with those in their lives.

About Photographer

Started photography since 2009. Received major awards from the prestigious organization, local and international. Experienced in shooting landscape, architectural photography. Event coverage including concerts, parties, government events. Studio experience including model profile shots. Corporate factory shots including group shots. Hospital doctor profile shots using flash heads and remote triggers. Life broadens with colorful imaginations that evolves into photography. Application of insights to graphic designs was applied to photography. As my favorite hobbies, animations and web designing was interconnected to photography. Life as an artist was colorful and functional to designing which helped me understand the deep love to photography.