My favorite in-focus and out-of-focus moments

Tweet This weeks ‘focus’ theme reminded me of the below incident and photos. Over the weekend, we had ventured out after a long time for a venue. We were clicking individual photos but did not have any photos together at this function. So we asked one teenager to click our photo. She was in a …

Photography : Neatly Order Clicks

Heritage : Dharmaraja Ratha – Indian rock-cut architecture

Tweet       Dharmaraja Ratha : Mamallapuram, also known as mahabalipuram is a town around 60 km south from chennai, india.  It has a group of sanctuaries carved out of rock along the coromandel coast in the 7th and 8th centuries by the pallavas.  Mamallapuram has rathas – temples in the form of chariots, …

Reflecting – Coconut Tree and Beach

Tweet As i was Reflecting  on the past memories of great natural beauty of the different places i have visited, i have realized that it is a difficult challenge to maintain same beauty especially in today’s growing age of modernization/globalization/cementization. Recently i went to my native village after many years. Though modernization has taken away the …

It IS Easy Being Green!

Tweet   Recently i was at a religious function for a friend. The above pic is of the ritual material.  He is from the hindu community. Green Represent the natural color in hindu families and it is used as the symbol of happiness, peace and harmony.  known as color of nature, this color symbolize the natures …

I wish i could fulfill all the wishes

Tweet I wish i could fulfill all the wishes. But this is a dream which i hope to achieve day. But in the world , many people visit places of religious importance hoping to fulfill their wishes. This week wanted to higlight such places which are known to fulfill anyone’s wishes     Haji Ali …

Repurpose – Discover a new use

Weekly Photo Challenge : Cherry On Top

Tweet The cherry on top. The icing on the cake. Or, as the straightforward folks at Oxford Dictionaries explain it, “a desirable feature perceived as the finishing touch to something that is already very good.” Sometimes, the cherry on top — that extra little enhancement that makes a good thing better — is an actual …

Photography : Curves that inspire

Tweet As I was walking through the famous botanical garden (lalbagh botanical garden) in bangalore, i just happened to glance through man made curves in architecture of the greenhouse building. But what caught my attention was the curves of water sprinkle/shower  before it. I was hoping that if water sprinkles/shower were heavy, then the look of man made …

Photography : “spare” inspiration

Tweet During my trip to Jaipur, i was exploring the ancient Indian forts. As I explored the beautiful architecture of the forts, the Sparse landscapes outside the fort astonished me. Rajasthan (Jaipur is located in this state) is home to India’s largest desert. The combination of this landscape along with human art is probably the …