Kathmandu through the ‘other’ eyes of a photojournalist

Most of the photos that we see in the Nepali press these days is of political leaders, rallies, protests and accidents. Photojournalists rush to the scene to try to make sense of the news and send photos to the newsroom. Dipesh Shrestha, who has been working in the news media for around a decade, is […]

Rāto Machhindranath Jatra through the decades, with photographer Bruce McCoy Owens

Bruce McCoy Owens, an anthropologist from the USA, is one of the artists being featured at Photo Kathmandu 2016. His exhibition “Bungayā: Forty years of Rāto Matsyendranāth” includes some of the thousands of photographs he has taken during Rāto Machhindranath Rath Jātrā since he first encountered the festival almost 40 years ago. When did you […]