13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People

MY SPECIAL DAY: Mostly on the occasion of wedding, makeup artist prepared the bride. Several thousands of rupees spend by the family members of bride to make their daughter beautiful. Here the bride family is too poor to hire a make-up artist from a beauty parlor. Bride preparing herself for the wedding. Family members also very casual about this wedding. Nobody is going to give special attention to the Bride. When Bride’s mother preparing lamp (which is required for wedding rituals at night) at the same time smallest candidate of the family doing toilet side by side in a same arena.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2014
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: India
Camera: NIKON D5100
Copyright: © Joy Mukhopadhyay