Posted Tue, September 13, 2011 2:02pm IST

Gautam played guide and mentor to many top Bollywood stars. He is also acknowledged as the man who discovered Salman Khan, Tina Munim and supermodel Sheetal Mallar

The black and white reel always fascinated him more than the myriad shades of colour he also was the master of and worked with. We take you through some of his pictures that highlight this passion for black and white images. Madhuri, Salman, Kajol, Saif and Rekha are a few of the privileged actors in B-town who had the chance to be photographed by the late legend…

Photos: Gautam Rajadhyaksha