Wednesday, September 19, 2007

Historical Reference

One of my most significant sources of visual reference from this period is the work of Margaret Bourke-White, an American photo-journalist who captured images of Gandhi, Jinnah, and the massive migration of people during partition. I'll be referring to these images when creating my environment and characters.
Besides the images below, more of her work can be seen online at the BBC website

A public domain image that also reflects the scale of the migration:

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