DIAGONAL LINES: CCY WEEK# 8

This week’s CCY Theme is Diagonal Lines. There really is not a lot to say about diagonal lines except they appear to be more dynamic.  Depending on the type of diagonal line you have, it can add tension to your image. In addition to this, diagonals can serve the same purposes as horizontal and vertical lines in […]

Trio & Travel

I travel on roads with my camera and whenever there is any interesting triplet subject I press the click button. I realized over a period of time there were many pics showing three objects/ people in my archives. Today I’m finding it so good to share all these pics fit for this week’s theme Trio  […]

TRIO OF MUGHAL ARCHES

Let’s go back to Medieval Period and observe these arches,one of the important features of Mughal architecture. Mughal architecture show cased wealth, splendour and royal taste of emperors. The bulbous tombs, decorative panels, arches and turrets were symbolic to this architectural style.  This week the theme is TRIO, how about the trio of  grand ancient […]

BLACK & WHITE PATTERNS

Here is my entry to Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge and the topic is  Patterns. Recently I visited one of the famous monument and tourist attraction of Aurangabad, “Bibi Ka Maqbara”. It was bult by Azam Shah, son of Aurangzeb, in 1678 in memory of his mother, Dilras Banu Begum. The tomb has a […]

FOUND A HEART IN MOUNTAINS

I found a beautiful, pristine, crystal clear blue heart in the lap of Himalayan mountains.  Journey was tiring, path was curvaceous, altitude was higher, view was fabulous As I was trying to capture the magnificent landscape, this water body appeared before us !  A heart shaped lake ! So serene,so calm, magical and angelic spot, […]

TRAVEL THEME: FACES PHILOSOPHY

Here is my entry for Alisa’s travel theme challenge and the topic is Faces. Faces reflect human emotions surprise, sadness, exhaustion, loneliness. Faces tell stories, describe the age and glory There are innocent faces, cunning and rude too Some are totally blank, asking who are you? They can’t hide pain, joy and horror Each one […]

VETERANS’ OROP: MORE CHALLENGING THAN A BATTLE ITSELF

I’m sure majority of countries in this world have a long list of sacrifices made by unsung heroes. The cost of freedom being enjoyed by us today is priceless. It increases our respect for war veterans many folds. Many of them were leading very comfortable and prosperous life. But they had bought pain to gift […]

Fill The Frame: Bold and Bright

Sometimes, a subject is so striking you want it to be the only thing in your image.  This is precisely the topic of this week’s  A photo a Week Challenge: Fill The Frame These flowers and leaves in my garden look so bold and sharp in colors and are perfect for this theme. Gerbera flowers […]