What a rockin’ Saturday night listening to Badri and Arvind play sweet renditions of my 60s-70s Rock’nRoll favorites. Deja Vu. Thanks Badri.
Another enjoyable Sunday morning photowalk today at 6am in north Chennai. As usual I continue to expand my portfolio of “Faces of Chennai”. Thank you.
Heigh-ho, Heigh-ho, It’s home from work we go. From my time in Chennai witnessing the local laborers daily work, I have two observations which may or may not be generalizations – not want to be hasty: 1) Women do the “Heavy Lifting” here, i.e. carrying heavy goods on their head (buckets full of sand, brick,… Read More Heigh-ho, Heigh-ho
Plans are set and we’re pumped to head out on a six-day holiday to navigate Indian’s Golden Triangle: Delhi, Jaipur and Agra. Yes, this is an one-hundred percent tourist adventure where we can expect hoards of people yet still ahead of summer vacation. Since we’ve arranged a dedicated driver w/Innova, we should be able to deviate the plan in a spontaneous manner… Read More Next Adventure – Indian’s Golden Triangle
In part II of the Mylapore Chariot Festival, let’s shift from viewing people to showing the “Chariot” (Car) in its splendor as it exits the temple garage to travel around the block. I didn’t stay for the entire event yet being on the rooftop this year was definitely an improvement with different point of views and… Read More Mylapore Kapaleeshawarar Temple – Chariot Festival
Got up early (again) and arrived at the temple in front of the Chariot (Car) Festival at 6:00 am sharp. The crowd hadn’t arrived so it gave me a chance to walk around with an un-obstructed view. Having been here last year, I knew what the morning held, i.e. in one word – People. Here’s… Read More “Faces of Chennai” – Mylapore Kapaleeshawarar Temple – Chariot Festival
Headed for the Old Car Show this morning (34degC) at WCC as they celebrate 100 years. It was a venture back in time: ’67 Mustang, ’62 Chevy Impala, … Dodge, Vauxhall, Buick, Studebaker, Fiat, Rolls Royce…
The Featured Image above is a creation using Topaz Impression in the look of a Georgia O’Keeffe painting. Our Photographic Society of Madras photowalk at Chennai’s Kasimedu Fish Market allowed the opportunity to continue capturing the friendly Faces of Chennai. Please have a look at the gallery in slideshow and let me know what you think, i.e. Like… Read More “Faces of Chennai” @ The Kasimedu Fish Market
Well I got up at 5:00am to be at the Mylapore Temple in readiness for today’s main event. Luckily I meet up with another PSM member and he took me to an elevated vantage point. I used my Lumix LX-100 as my primary camera today but as I loaded the RAW files into Lightroom, something… Read More Mylapore Kapaleeswarar Temple Festival – Mar 16
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