Tobias Hutzler photographs a changing Mumbai for Bloomberg Markets magazine

Tobias Hutzler recently traveled to India to shoot a feature for Bloomberg Markets called “Counting Cranes in Mumbai,” which explores how “new buildings rising in India’s biggest city point to the country’s outsize economic promise—and frame its continuing challenges.” Read the story here.

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Photo by Tobias Hutzler for Bloomberg Markets.

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The market area of South Mumbai, with the skyline of Lower Parel in the background. Large parts of this historic neighborhood will likely be demolished to make room for new high-rises. Caption courtesy Bloomberg Markets. Photo by Tobias Hutzler.

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Office buildings lit at night in the lower Parel neighborhood. Caption courtesy Bloomberg Markets. Photo by Tobias Hutzler.

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Looking down on the market area in South Mumbai. The express road winds by streets filled with vendors’ stands, shoppers, and people on their way home from work. Caption courtesy Bloomberg Markets. Photo by Tobias Hutzler.

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New and old buildings in Lower Parel before dawn. Caption courtesy Bloomberg Markets. Photo by Tobias Hutzler.

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Residents of a fishing slum in the Colaba neighborhood wash laundry in the bay. In the background are office buildings and luxury residences in South Mumbai. Caption courtesy Bloomberg Markets. Photo by Tobias Hutzler.

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Street scene before sunrise. Locals get tea at a chai place, while new high-rises loom over the South Mumbai neighborhood. Caption courtesy Bloomberg Markets. Photo by Tobias Hutzler.

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Clothes washed before dawn dry as the rising sun lights Mumbai’s huge open-air laundry area, Mahalakshmi Dobhi Ghat. Caption courtesy Bloomberg Markets. Photo by Tobias Hutzler.

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The mill area, the site of a plant that closed decades ago. After years of underuse, modern luxury buildings are being built on the site. Caption courtesy Bloomberg Markets. Photo by Tobias Hutzler.

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Photo by Tobias Hutzler.

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