Calcutta, Colston Julian.
Colston Julian is a highly renowned fashion photographer based in Mumbai, India. His work focuses on the embrace of cultural fashion, experimenting with both lighting and colour and celebrating traditional Eastern fashion in an elaborate showcase of style. His work is predominantly editorial based, working on projects for commercial clients and featuring within multiple established publications all around the globe.
We are honoured to showcase two of Colston’s finest and vibrant photography stories. This feature includes Calcutta, a shoot previously featured in Harper’s Bazaar India. The magazine enlisted Colston Julian for the shoot whereby model Pallavi Singh poses in the city colours, dressed in the richest fabrics selected by fashion editor Krishna Mukhi.
Within the Bombay Ganesha Bridal Fusion editorial, “ model Preeti Dhata poses in the streets in these colourful images photographed by Colston Julian. Fashion director Ekta Rajani styles the local beauty in a mix of clothes from Indian wedding designers and labels such as Diesel, Kenneth Cole and Dior. Preeti stuns in traditional bridal looks like ghagas and more rebellious elements including jackets, pants and the colour black.” The shoot incorporates location in an extremely intimate manner, the model engaging with both the culture and locals of the featured Eastern environment.
Published in Harpers Bazaar India
PHOTOGRAPHY / Colston Julian
FASHION EDITOR / Krishna Mukhi
HAIR STYLIST, MUA / Kritika Gill
MODEL / Pallavi Singh