Job satisfaction

Oct 04, 2013, 02:30 IST | Ruchika Kher

If you're a workaholic who digs your job, it might not be such a bad idea to get a sense of some of the most interesting and traditional professions from across the globe. Don't miss the last two days of the exhibition, Professions of the World, which will be on in the city, till October 5

Forty-four photographs that were selected by a jury for the Alliance Française Foundation’s Photographic Contest, are on display in the city.

AF de Shanghai/Nina Xiaogang

The winner: AF de Shanghai/Ning Xiaogang

The theme this time, was Professions of the World, where the frames depict men and women in an extraordinary diversity of professions prevailing around the globe, entailing as much beauty as hardship in their daily lives.

Saint Domingue
AF de Saint Domingue (Dominican Republic)/Samuel Breuil. Pics courtesy/ Alliance Francaise de Bombay

AF de Hangzhou (China)/Zhan Youbing

A total of 167 Alliance Française centres across 74 countries participated in the competition, where the jury presided over by photographer Françoise Huguier, chose Xiaogang Ning, from Alliance Française de Shanghai, as the winner. Five more photographers were commended, one of whom is Swarat Ghosh from Hyderabad.

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