Hema is a photojournalist and writer from Bangalore. A graduate of the New York Institute of Photography, she is an avid traveller. Ask her to name her favourite place, and she will say Ladakah. She works independently with various publishing houses, teaches photography, and also leads photo journeys. She is a licensed artist with Getty Images and a fine art photographer with four photographic distinctions to her credit.

Run With The Wind: India’s Kambala Buffalo Race

By , 28 April 2019

Fourteen seconds is all we got to snap photos and run from the racetrack. It's the thrilling, nail-biting battle of the fastest buffaloes and their masters — the Kambala buffalo race.