A true friend, an inspiring mentor and a photographer par excellence. The industry mourns the death of India's most celebrated lensman
Amitabh Bachchan: Too shocked to learn of Gautam! We were talking about him just the other day. Many of his pictures adorn our house and our books. Gautam Rajadhyaksha, the most gentlest of humans, and one of the finest photographers in the industry, a friend, family favourite. RIP
Juhi Chawla: Got the shocking news that Gautam passed away! But was even more surprised he was in Mumbai... I thought he'd shifted to Kunnoor... still can't believe it... Good ol Gautam! Shot with him many many times... some of my earliest and best.
Shekhar Kapur: Shocked to learn Gautam Rajadhakshya passed away. Great photographer, artist, old friend and supporter.
Abhishek Bachchan: The first time I ever did a professional photo shoot was in front of the lens of the great Gautam Rajyadaksha. He was a pioneer in glamour...
Karan Johar: Gautam Rajadhyaksha was one of my most favourite people in the fraternity. funny, sensitive and always positive. I love you Gautam and I miss you. When I was hugely overweight... Gautam told me, "Darling, not that it makes a difference but try to give me your left profile. it may help! A deep sense of loss.we lost the one man who captured every movie star with his lens and his heart...
Dia Mirza: RIP Gautam... What a beautiful human being you were... Always smiling... All heart. You will be missed. And your work celebrated always.
Madhur Bhandarkar: Shocked to hear about the demise of best portraitist photographer Gautam Rajadhyaksha. He was a great human being and will be missed always. RIP!
Boman Irani: Rest in peace Gautam. You made everything look so beautiful. All this and heaven too!
Punit Malhotra: RIP Gautam Sir... One of my first experiences on a film set were made richer by you... Will never forget...
Farhan Akhtar: Rest in Peace, Gautam. Will miss you and remember you with fondest memories.
Neil Nitin Mukesh: Heard of the sad demise of ace photographer Gautam Rajyadaksh. My first ever portfolio was shot by him. Asha Bhosleji had sent me to him! RIP.
Riteish Deshmukh: Rest in peace Gautam Rajadhyaksha every photographer aspired to be him and every face wanted to be captured by him will miss you.
Celina Jaitly: Saddened by the news of the demise of legendary ace photographer Gautam Rajadhyakshya... He made us timeless with his talent... we will miss u.
Aftab Shivdasani: Got the sad news of the passing away of the ace photographer Gautam Rajyadaksha this morning... a wonderful human being and a gentle soul, RIP.