Adolf Hitler gifted King Truibhuvan of Nepal with the 1938 model Mercedes Benz, which was the first car ever seen in Nepal. It was carried to the capital by men on their shoulders. Back then there were no roads towards the city of Kathmandu.
Every automobile is cherished for years by their owners. Then new version comes out and the old ones are abandoned. As technology, buying capacity and fashion changes over time so do the relevance of the cars. In the end the thing that has been cherished so much turns into nothing but abandoned waste.
Kowshik Vasudevan is a freelance photographer based out of Chennai, India. He mostly works on documentary style of visual story telling. He also specializes in Wedding & Fashion photography. Coming from a Visual Communication background he got to know more about photography during his college days. After graduation he spent his time in an e-commerce firm for two and a half years. Later he quit his job to pursue his dream further and joined Pathshala South Asian Media Institute to expose himself more towards the world of art.