A Story Of A Story As A Reflection Of Fashion

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Hello! My name is Qasim Ali. Do you know, it takes few seconds to click the button of my camera but sometimes I have to wait hours and hours before that small click? Well let me tell you my story today. I’m professional studio photographer in Karachi and following my passion for last 17 years in fashion industry. That “hours and hours thing” is never linked with any technological aspect but it’s all about healthy, stylish and shiny hair. Yes, people spent 90% of their time only for hair before any portraits, magazine covers, movie posters and even passport size Polaroid can’t be ignored from our daily list. I mean, you will find everyone busy in makeup room, paying attention on most significant part which is gorgeous and stunning hair. We often see our hair as a reflection of our identity because it is both personal and public. When our hair is too frizzy, too dry, turning grey or falling out, then our self-esteem is seriously affected. This deep personal relationship between hair and self-esteem is evident throughout history, philosophy and even many religions around the globe. In our fashion projects, if hefty amount is being spent for beautiful designer dresses, photogenic and camera-friendly shoots, backgrounds, equipment, lights and shades then major focus on hair can’t be eliminated from checklist because it’s a serious part of personality and entire project. “And forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your
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