- Photographer Dabboo Ratnani has commented on the chatter around his seemingly topless photo of Kiara Advani for his 2021 calendar.
UPDATED ON SEP 01, 2021 10:44 AM IST
Actor Kiara Advani ruffled some feathers with her picture for photographer Dabboo Ratnani’s 2021 calendar, which appeared to show her posing topless on a beach. Kiara had attracted similar attention the year before that, when she seemingly posed topless behind a large leaf for Dabboo’s 2020 calendar.
But in a new interview, the photographer said that he shot Kiara strategically, and made sure to not cross the line into vulgarity. Dabboo Ratnani also clarified that in the new photo, Kiara isn’t topless.
He told a leading daily, “Yes, I have read what’s being said online. But Kiara has not gone topless in my black-and-white picture that has emerged of late.” He added, “I tend to shoot in a particular way that leaves a lot to the imagination. I think too-much-sexy in your face gets vulgar. It is better to…