About the Author
Sam Kumar is the Founder-Director of Mirage Film Institute in Chennai, India. He holds a Masters degree in Computer Science from IIT Mumbai. He lived and worked over twenty years in US, UK and Singapore while pursuing his IT career. With passion for Photography and Dance he captured elegant images of international dancers in natural environment, as a part of his ENVIRONMENTAL DANCE project. Selections from this project were displayed in multiple solo exhibitions in Singapore, Thailand and India. This book features the best images of the project, he shot over 12 years.
With enduring passion, Sam Kumar has persuaded, photographed and celebrated the dancing body in various locales of Singapore, Bali, Thailand and India….
Foreword by Anita Ratnam:
Each frame tells us the hidden back stories of how long it must have taken the dancer and the photographer to arrive at that single shot that was selected for this volume.
– Dr. Anita R Ratnam, Founder-Editor Narthaki.com