John has never actually joined Auroville, he is very much at home
here as a long-time friend and trusted photographer, and thus merits
a page on our site.
who has been living in Pondicherry since 1968, is a self-taught
photographer. He started taking pictures for Auroville in the early
'80s. Connected with Aurelec, he helped do their brochures, taught
photography in Last School for nine years, helped set up the Matrimandir
photo archives, took the photos for two successive Auroville information
exhibitions in the Visitors
Centre, as well as for the ’98 and '99 Auroville calendars, has
contributed his photos to Auroville Today for many years and to
practically all publications in Auroville since 1987.
John also provided many
photos for the Auroville 2001 Master Plan presentation, as well
as for this website..
John, very much!