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Welcome to another enlightening episode of “IIP presents LET’s Talk Photography with Rajesh Goyal.” In this exclusive podcast episode, Rajesh engages in a profound conversation with Prasenjit Debnath, a passionate photography student from the IIP Academy, who is weaving magic through his lenses and narratives.
In his 4th semester of Masters of Fine Art, Prasenjit embarked on a captivating journey to explore and document the intrinsic connection between the enigmatic land of Tripura and its green gold – bamboo. Under the esteemed guidance of Miss Vinati Sehgal, he authored an in-depth dissertation, “Bamboo: A Blessing for Tripura”, unveiling a world where nature, culture, and tradition intertwine in the most harmonious dance.
Prasenjit’s odyssey to various corners of Tripura, backed by rigorous research and intricate explorations, unfolds a narrative where bamboo stands as a silent yet eloquent testament to the region’s cultural richness. The locals, with their heartwarming hospitality, opened doors to a world where every bamboo shoot tells a story of ancestry, resilience, and artistic flair.
The people of Tripura have woven bamboo into their lives, bridging gaps between generations and communities. Every crafted artifact, culinary delight, and musical note echoing from bamboo instruments encapsulates a legacy that transcends time. Prasenjit, with his adept photography skills, captures this essence, presenting visuals that are as storytelling as they are mesmerizing.
In this episode, listen to Prasenjit as he shares the soul-stirring experiences of his journey, the profound insights gleaned, and the visual narratives crafted through his skilled photography. Rajesh, with his innate ability to delve deep, brings out the nuances, the untold stories, and the unexplored perspectives that lie nestled within Prasenjit’s project.
Join us in this immersive experience, where visuals, narratives, and conversations transcend the ordinary, offering a glimpse into a world where bamboo isn’t just a plant but a bearer of legacy, culture, and unutterable expressions of human ingenuity. It’s not just a conversation; it’s a passage to a world unseen, a narrative untold, and a legacy that beckons to be explored.
IIP Academy is proud to facilitate such groundbreaking projects, offering a platform where learning transcends textbooks, and education becomes a journey of discovery, expression, and transformation.
Special thanks to the vibrant communities of Tripura, whose stories breathe life into Prasenjit’s work, and to you, our cherished audience, for joining us in these explorations that take us beyond the lens and into the soul of places and people.