Waswo X. Waswo

Biography

Waswo X. Waswo born in 1953 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA and is photographer known due to his hand colored photographs of Indian personages and landscapes. He studied at the University of Wisconsin and later in Marangoni (Italy). In 2001 he settled in India.
Waswo created a serie of portraits in Rajasthan following the tradition of Indian studio portaitists such as Lala Deen Dayal. Waswo collaborates with Rajesh Soni, a local craftsman whao hand-paint his photographs. Some of his photographs you can find published in the book Men of Rajasthan .