AtoZ Challenge: V – Vignetting

Vignetting In the olden days, when the lens and the film quality were not as amazing as today, the edges of the photos would become dark. With advent of better technology and processes, now a days, one has to to critical search to find vignetting occurring natively in the photos. Where we see more of its use is as filters. This photo above, has been … Continue reading AtoZ Challenge: V – Vignetting

AtoZ Challenge: U – Urban Landscape

Urban Landscape Today, in every major city, the common thread that links all of them is that there is development in the real estate sector. The¬† landscape of the city, the skyline, is constantly changing and evolving. From a beautiful vantage point, to shoot the urban landscape, is quite a joy. Below are some of my examples of Mumbai’s concrete(land)scape. Tell us about your favourite … Continue reading AtoZ Challenge: U – Urban Landscape

Glimpses of Mumbai: Dhobi Ghaat

For the ones who have followed my Glimpses of Mumbai set, and thought that it was over and done with, well, not quite. I have been bogged down with post internship formalities and college classes, hence these never made it out of Lightroom, until now. Here is, a glimpse of the world’s largest open air laundry. Located right off the Mahalaxmi station on the central … Continue reading Glimpses of Mumbai: Dhobi Ghaat

Glimpses of Mumbai – The Queen’s Necklace

There are iconic locations and spots in a city which make it instantly recognizable to the world. Here, I show one such icons of Mumbai. The shots were pre visualized ones. Hence, when I actually shot them, and got the result that I wanted, that made me absolutely jubilant. I went to the Bandra Fort for a few shots of the Bandra- Worli Sealink, photos, … Continue reading Glimpses of Mumbai – The Queen’s Necklace

Glimpses of Mumbai – Chor Bazaar

In the previous post, I mentioned about a trip to the Mumbai’s famous Chor Bazaar. Alighting at the Sandhurst Road station, I took a taxi to Mutton St. And I officially arrived at the Chor Bazaar. Some say, it was orginally Shor Bazaar, Shor meaning Noise in Hindi, and then slowly over time, and with influx of stolen goods available for sale, it got renamed … Continue reading Glimpses of Mumbai – Chor Bazaar

5 directions for the Streets!

Street photography is always recognized as a challenging and equally rewarding venture. Its an adventure and often requires a certain skill to get the shots¬† right. It is difficult to put into words what shall make you a successful photographer on the streets, but practice and patience are a couple of sure shot ways to learn. My experience in street photography has taught me a … Continue reading 5 directions for the Streets!