I’d like to share the results of a Lightroom / Photoshop plug-in called “Topaz Impression”, 1 of 14 Topaz modules which lays down 10k brush strokes/second in duplicating a specific artist’s style. As with most plug-ins there is a defined starting point called a preset, recipe… which one selects then fine tunes the image with specific adjustments… Read More Bringing Photos to Life with Topaz Impression
In Part II, I’d like to take you along for our morning tour of the Taj Mahal. Starting out, we stopped ~1.5 km away from the entrance to purchase tickets, Rs1000/person (the foreigner price is always 10x higher) and took an electric cart to the East Gate entrance. Arriving at 6:40am the security line was short even… Read More Golden Triangle – Day in Agra, Uttar Pradesh – Part II: A Guided Tour of the Taj Mahal
The Taj Mahal – A fantastic place – a must see. In fact, yesterday Prince Wm and Princess Kate had a 50 minute visit cut short by the 46C / 114F heat. Princess Diana 1992, courtesy Getty Images Prince Wm and Princess 2016, Courtesy TOI Agra Edition Thought I’d share first some Infrared Images shot at… Read More Golden Triangle – Day in Agra, Uttar Pradesh Part I Infrared Color / Black and White
Finished our trip to Agra with a sunset viewing of the Taj Mahal from the north side of the Yamuna river (stream). Time to get to bed for an early rise to catch the sunrise at the Taj Mahal from the inside. Will return for Part II.
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