Daughter of the Himalayas
Picture of a girl belonging to a mountain tribe, Himachal Pradesh
Given to Goddess
Portrait of a temple woman (Devadasi)
A Goulini of Mundgod
When asked to pose, this lady begged the photographer "Please spare me from the Government" !
Picture of a girl in a orphanage, Mysore, 1985
A Konkani Lady, Honavar
Portrait of a Goud Saraswat Brahmin Lady
Notice her teeth detereorated by tobacco use
The Mustache Man
Portrait of Goruru Ramaswamy Iyengar
Goruru at his residence
Portrait of a Siddi Woman
Portrait of a Shaivatite Priest
Town of Nanjanagudu, 1984
Portrait of a Poor Vegetable Vendor
Portrait of the Village Priest
The village of Jodikallahalli, Bangalore District
Portrait of a Goulini
The Gouli community are migrants from the state of Maharashtra, and engage in milk trade.
Ready for the Performance
Portrait of a Bharatanatyam dancer at Keshava Nrityashala, Bangalore
Son of the Soil
Capturing portraits that can tell a story always fascinated Kamat. Shown above is a portrait of a villager.
Stories the Faces Tell
Kamat was a portrait specialist. In the faces of the most common of citizens of India, he has documented the spirit of the 20th century India.