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Kamat's Passion for Photography

Kamat in America

First Online: December 01, 2006
Page Last Updated: October 18, 2017


We discovered these pictures much after Dr. Kamat's death (in 2002), of his student days spent in USA.  As Kamat has narrated in a letter, Kamat did not have a camera of his own, and often borrowed from friends to learn photography. Technically these photographs may not be of highest quality, but they trace Kamat's maturity as a photographer and provide glimpses of Americana during the 1960s. - Ed.

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Students at the Campus
Students at the Campus
Syracuse, USA, circa 1963

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A Street in New York, 1963
A Street in New York, 1963

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Household Goods in Kamat`s  Apartment
Household Goods in Kamat's Apartment
Syracuse USA-1963

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Office of "Syracuse Orange"  Periodical
Office of "Syracuse Orange" Periodical

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A Wedding Scene
A Wedding Scene
Syracuse, New York, 1963


See Also:

  • Camera Monkey -- Article narrates Kamat's passion for photography, even when he had no facilities
  • Kamat's Cameras -- Kamat writes about his fascination with photography


50 years of Kamat's Photography
50 Years of 
Kamat's Photography

The S.S.C Class of 1952Prof. A. N. Moorthy RaoButter Boy!Best FriendsA Muslim and An Indian
Young and Goofy Zoology Department of Karnatak CollegePatels Wife in the village of ModnarTi. Nam. Shreekantaiya at KumtaProf. V. Seetaramaiah
Pioneer Shivaram KaranthKamat Family Enjoying Kamat PicturesA Father and a Daughter Share a Light MomentMembers of a Family Cleaning JackfruitAmma And Gindi, Oct 16, 1975
Picture of Baban NadkarniKamats First Photograph

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