Navroze Contractor is a highly acclaimed cinematographer and photographer living in India. He studied painting and photography at the Faculty of Fine Arts, M.S. University, Baroda, India.
Black-and-white photographic prints depicting jazz musician Eddie Moore and musicians who played in tribute to Moore that include Billy Bang, Cecil Bridgewater, Calvin Hill, Keith Jarrett, Jimmy Knepper, Albert Mangelsdorf, Max Roach, Sonny Rollins, Woody Shaw, and Michael White. Many of the photographs were taken at San Francisco's Keystone Korner, a popular jazz venue in the United States during the 1970s and early 1980s.
Navroze Contractor Photographs, 1978-1995, Archives Center, National Museum of American History