Covid-19 pandemic has severely affected all the globe and has virtually introduced all industries functioning within the society to a standstill. Ace superstar photographer Tanmay Mainkar obtained candid with us to debate the consequences of this pandemic on the pictures business and the way forward for the business submit this lock down.
Locdown imposed within the nation attributable to Coronavirus outbreak may have a big scale influence on pictures business with cancellation of occasions, studio shutdowns, no work for freelancers and supply points.
Photographers are going through numerous backlash on their enterprise as a result of lockdown. And additionally financially as photographers haven’t any work at a time like this. This has additionally Impacted the entire Photography Industry, together with all of the freelancers.
Speaking about how Coronavirus outbreak has hampered the business, Tanmay stated: “Pandemic situation is affecting the photography industry in many dramatic ways. Professional photographers like us are facing weeks of canceled sessions and the postponement of major shoots like print campaigns. Majorly some weddings have been canceled, whereas some decided to have less photographers teams with less budget. New project have been delayed as manufacturing are forced to close.”
On asking his views on new tendencies within the pictures business, he stated, “During the pandemic distance photography is trending a lot. Many photographers are sitting in their homes and shooting models and actors over video call, it’s quite a cool concept.”
Shedding some gentle on the collaboration tradition current within the business, Tanmay provides, “It’s forever in the industry I feel, but yes after monetary crunch it will increase more. I just hope that some people will understand if they being actors and models cannot do their work in collaboration then they shouldn’t expect collaboration from photographers after some point.”
“We all are going from hard time and rather than expecting collaboration from photographers we all need to help each other, may be we don’t get famous as actors and models but we also do hard work to reach where we are today,” he added.