The famous photographer Dabboo Ratnani launched his annual calendar recently. Dabboo is known to click Bollywood celebrities in the most stylish and unconventional ways. We bring to you some super cute behind the scenes pictures of Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Shahrukh Khan, Alia Bhatt, Bipasha Basu, Hrithik Roshan and many other actors from the calendar.
In a recent interview when Dabboo Ratnani was asked about his favourite picture by Bollywood Life, he said, ''Shahrukh in his recent sound byte (In the promo of the calendar) said that somehow he has given his best shots for my calendar.''
Dabboo On His Favourite Celeb
''I can't choose one person because all the 24 featured in the calendar have put the same amount of effort be it any actor, they have shot for me without any cost and being creatively satisfied.''
(In Pic-Dabboo With Aish)
When asked by BL, ''Has any actress asked you about other actresses shoot and you better make them look good?'' Dabboo said, ''No.''
(In Pic-Dabboo Ratnani with Shahrukh Khan)
Dabboo Ratnani further added, ''In fact the boys have asked me to make them look good compared to the girls. They equally want to be special like the girls are in my calendar.''
(In Pic-Dabboo with Hrithik)
When asked, who is the most difficult actor to shoot with, Dabboo said, ''The kind of relation I share I don't think there is any. If it would be, they wouldn't have done the shooting with me.''
(In Pic-Dabboo with Bipasha)
Dabboo On Akshay
In one of his interviews in the past with a leading daily, Dabboo Ratnani had mentioned that Akshay Kumar is the most punctual actor.
(In Pic-Dabboo with his wife and Akshay)
Dabboo On Ranveer Singh
''He thinks that I feel he is insane,this is the second calendar I am shooting with him. It was fun shooting with him, he has a crazy side and we have brought that craziness in the calendar.''
(In Pic-Dabboo with Alia)
Dabboo's Calendar Launch
Dabboo Ratnani recently launched his calendar in Mumbai. The who's who of Bollywod attended the event.
(In Pic-Dabboo Ratnani with Varun Dhawan)
Dabboo And Kriti
This is the first time Bollywood diva Kriti Sanon shot for the very famous Dabboo Ratnani's calendar.
(In Pic-Dabboo Ratnani with his wife and Kriti Sanon)
Bollywood actor Arjun Rampal's behind the scenes pictures from Dabboo Ratnani's 2016 calendar.
On the work front, Arjun is busy with the shooting of Rock On 2
Dabboo Ratnani's Photography
famous celebrity photographer Dabboo Ratnani took the training from Sumit Chopra. He has been working independently since 1994 in Mumbai.
He further added, ''And even Mr. Bachchan have always said that I make him do crazy stuffs while shooting. Basically whenever I meet them I give them three to four concepts and they choose which suits them or they can do it. So according to their selected concept we shoot with them.''
Dabboo Ratnani also revealed how he manages to get the stars every year, ''I think the way we shoot especially for the calendar. We shoot with them throughout the year but when it comes to calendar even they let their heads down and don't get worried or stressed.I am no outsider for them so while shooting with me they are very chilled out. It's more like having a party then shoot.''
When asked, ''How excited the debutants are?'' He said, ''Ofcourse they are all excited and happy .Athiya Shetty, Kriti Sanon and Lisa Haydo are the new faces this year. They are happy because the kind of reputation the calendar has earned of being the only Bollywood calendar since 17 years. I always be happy to feature the new faces because usually they are most focused one in the calendar.''