It’s been a decade since the first Kingfisher Swimsuit Calendar was shot in Mauritius, but over the years the models amidst picturesque locations, captured by photographers par excellence, still continue to dazzle us! Here’s a sneak-peek at the 2012 calendar shoot as well as the hottest Kingfisher Calendar girls down the years. Vote for your favourite shoot and model.
Nathalia Pinheiro 2012
The sensual shoot covered some of the leading hotels in Sri Lanka and beautiful landscapes across the island. Photographer Atul Kasbekar captures 2012 in its element! Here’s the winner of the 2012 hunt, Nathalia Pinheiro, a Brazilian/Indian model. What do you think of her acrobatic pose?
Saiyami Kher 2012
Looking strong in a bold red cut suit is model Saiyami Kher.
Maia Haydon 2012
Caught in a vulnerable look is model Maia Haydon.
Angela Jonsson 2012
Gracing the calendar for a second time, Angela looks flushed and pretty in coral red.
Model Mimi, sailing high on the winds of Sri Lanka’s waters.
Lisa Haydon 2011
A stunning shot of model Lisa Haydon in a metal chest piece at the Coral Beach.
Angela Jonsson and Anjali 2011
Colour blocking mania takes over the 2011 calendar.
Akshita Pratt 2010
Coolly looking on, model Akshita Pratt relaxes at Palm Beach, Soneva Gili.
Monikangana Dutta 2009
In Jean Paul Gaultier! Shot at Infinity Pool, Koh Samui.
Monikangana Dutta 2008
And again in 2008 looking fabulously striking in La Perla in the equally striking landscape of Ladakh, India.
Deepti Gujral 2007
Model Deepti is captured amongst nature in this amazing shoot at Marineland, Antibes Juan-les-Pins, France.
Not another brick in the wall, model Mia at the Ile St. Marguerite, French Riviera, France.
Deepika Padukone 2006
Deepika creates ripples at Kewarra Beach Lodge, Cairns Australia.
Shilpa Reddy 2006
Serene on calm sands, Shilpa Reddy owns the shot at Little Sahara, Kangaroo Island, Australia.
Ash Leo 2005
Basking in the sun, model Ash Leo takes in the view from the Kingfisher Lodge, Game Reserve, South Africa.
Cindy Burbridge 2005
Wild and free, Cindy Burbridge catches her breath at the Imbali Safari Lodge, Kruger National Park, South Africa.
Pia Trivedi 2004
Pia Trivedi pulls off this lime green suit beautifully at Phan-Nga, Thailand.
Yana Gupta 2003
Shot in December 2003, Yana Gupta looks exotic in this shot at the Maritim Hotel, Mauritius. The theme of the calendar was colours and contours.
Ujjwala Raut 2003
Model Ujjwala Raut manages to look as sleek as a silver fish and stunning in solid hues as well.