En route Delhi, I spot an Airbus A320 and a Boeing 747-400 together! The difference in the sizes of the aeroplanes and also the companies that run them is quite evident. Continue reading Big Brother!
There are some amazing things one can shoot during night. Long exposure shots of light trails, amazing bokehs, starbursts, star trails, and much more. Tonight, like many before, I was at office past sundown, and I had camera with me. Had a concept to try out too. So, off I went to the terrace to try out the shot. While I was up there, the … Continue reading Bokehs and Starbursts!
This Diwali, I was at Mumbai. Had just a day of holiday, so it was out of the question to go home then. Instead, I came to office that night, went to the terrace, which is on the 42nd floor for a view. Looked quite nice, I must say, the photos didn’t come out to be that amazing though. But, I wanted good photos, so, … Continue reading Diwali Night – 2017
Within the group, we had all joined our respective jobs in April, and by the time it was September, we were desperate for a break. So, when the Dusshera break presented an opportunity for 4 days of holidays, a trip was immediately planned and executed. We had planned to go from Pune to Diveagar. About 150 kms drive west through the western ghats would take … Continue reading TTL: Clean Beach, Clear Water ; Diveagar
It had always been a dream to meet “Mother”. She has taken care of her boys in rough weather and inhospitable conditions, gave them a deck to fly off and rain hell on enemies and hover back to safety of her hangars. She could carry 2100 men and supplies at 28knots and in wartime scenarios, she had commando transport facilities for 750 men and a … Continue reading Meeting Mother!
The phrase, seeing is believing holds true for the majority of the population. To believe, one needs to have an image, a face to relate it to. To the thousands, who visited the Lokhandwala Pandal during the Durga Puja this year, god looked like this. Next up shall be one about a break from the daily grind and a breath of fresh air. Cheers!! Continue reading The face of God
Wouldn’t it be just wonderful if we had a casual congregation of loads of dogs and their owners and both species could socialize??? I believe this is the thought the organizers of the Pupper Party had in their minds. In what appeared to be a ramp up to the Pet Fed celebrations in December, at Mumbai, the Pupper Party was organized by the Pet Fed … Continue reading Pupper Party, Mumbai
If you are the one who loves handloom and handicrafts, this event is for you to visit. Hosted by a society of crafts and craftspeople, this exhibition cum sale event, The Weavers has brought together artisans from all across the country, each with their special products. One can find sarees, scarves, dupattas, shawls in the various stalls. Handmade jewelry galore at the stalls. One can … Continue reading The Weavers, 12-17 Sept,2017, Mumbai
Undoubtedly, Ganesh Chaturthi or Ganesh Puja as you may call it, is the biggest and the most grand event every year pan Maharashtra. The entire week pujas are held in the pandals, and then, on the designated day, the grand murtis are paraded through the city and then immersed in the waters of either the ocean, or a river or big lakes. Here, in Mumbai, … Continue reading Ganesh Visarjan, Mumbai, 2017
A few weeks back, I posted a few photos of the city of Mumbai, at night, shot using a Lenovo K6 Power here. The photos were not of the quality that I would have wanted, hence, a few days back, when the opportunity presented itself, I was there with the camera. The location, the terrace floor of L&T Realty Crescent Bay. We waited from dusk … Continue reading Mumbai Nightscape Encore