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Young Hopefuls
Photograph by William Albert Allard

Primping to look their best, dance students flown in from Chandigarh prepare for an elaborate Punjabi folk dance sequence at Film City, a movie-studio complex outside Mumbai (Bombay). The movie, Veer-Zaara, involves a young couple's thwarted courtship, a stock theme in Bollywood films.

Photo Fast Facts

Camera: Leica M6
Film Type: Kodachrome 200
Lens: 50mm
Speed and F-Stop: 1/30 @ f/2
Weather Conditions: Indoors
Time of Day: Unrecorded
Lighting Techniques: Ambient light mixed with strobe on camera


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