Screen Full of Stuff!

Screen full of stuff, that is how I describe these pictures! They are easy to take and a feast for the eyes. Also you will find them easily in our markets. So, without further delay, here is my screen full of stuff! 10. Cats, Dilli Haat If you live in Delhi/NCR and if you ever … Read more

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India in Stop Motion- A First Attempt

httpv://youtu.be/fZTom11k2ss I read about stop motion photography at Digital Photography School. After that I had to try it. There is another reason why I wanted to do a trial run. I have booked my trek to the Everest Base Camp in May and I want to try this out with my trek pictures. So doing … Read more

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Saturday with Flowers- Himalayan Meadow Primroses

  I used to post flowers on Friday as well as the skywatch. But I would usually become lazy about the second post about the flowers. So I decided to shift the flowers to Saturday. These are¬†Himalayan Meadow Primroses that I clicked on the trek in May 2011 in Uttarakhand. Found the name via Flowers … Read more

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The First Tickets of the Year are Booked!

  The first tickets of the year are booked. I am heading to Bhubneshwar to meet a friend. And she is planning the travel! I was wondering a few days before if I should book the tickets or buy the camera lens or do both? I guess now that the tickets are done, I am … Read more

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Wandoor- A Beautiful Beach, Port Blair, Andaman

I admit I like this picture much more for the fallen tree and the wood than the sky.This was the trip when my cameras were on strike so this is the best I could manage. I have noticed one thing about the Andaman beaches. They do not allow vendors right on to the beach, hence … Read more

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Bowland Tower, Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK

  Most of the times when I would pass close to Bowland Tower, I would not give it a second glance. But on this particular evening the golden sunlight was falling on it. There is something about the evening and morning hours, that can turn almost anything into a subject worth photographing. And this one … Read more

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Mirchi and Nimbu To Cast off the Evil Eye!

  I clicked this picture at Port Blair while we were waiting to board MV Makruzz. The lemon and the chilli (nimbu and mirchi in Hindi) that you see tied to a vehicle is supposed to be put to cast off an evil eye. It is very commonly used all over India though we have … Read more

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The Complete Andaman Trip Report Now at Gonomad

  My complete trip report for the Andaman trip is now up at Gonomad. Here is a short quote from the main article. What a trip it was! I learned that Viper Island was an open jail, where prisoners used to be in fetters, as they had nowhere to run to with miles and miles … Read more

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A Short Video Clip from the Light and Sound Show at the Cellular Jail, Port Blair, Andaman

httpv://youtu.be/GKMMiUpMoxQ A short clip from the light and sound show at the Cellular Jail, Port Blair, Andaman. We watched the Hindi one and it was done extremely well. Om Puri as the pipal tree was superb. One young tour manager from Make My Trip said to me later that when he watched it for the … Read more

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Havelock, Andaman Island

  This was the backyard of the hotel Sea Hell Resort at Havelock. This was the shore where I took a dip with my camera but no hard feelings. In fact I remember Lakshmi used to do a post on Mondays about where you would like to be? Wish I was here, at Havelock.

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