The Daily Post Photo Challenge:State of Mind

‘ Every photo we take says something about our emotions at the moment of taking it. So this week, share an image where you see a particularly strong connection between what we see and what you felt as you pressed that shutter button on your camera or phone. I look forward to seeing your photos!’… Continue reading The Daily Post Photo Challenge:State of Mind

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Things That are Rough

This week’s topic is Things that are Rough.  Anything that feels rough to use.  Anything sand paper, to gravel, to tree trucks, elephants trunk or cactus to be overly dramatic.  Think of thanks that have bumps on them or possibly lots of screws such as in airplanes.  An rusty crusty piece of metal.   These weighing… Continue reading Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Things That are Rough

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Daily Prompt :Pat on the Back

‘Tell someone you’re proud of just how proud you are.’ My parents got married in 1959, my father was 28 and mother 18. My father worked in the Indian railways and they have lived in different places in our country. My father retired in 1987. Earlier they had purchased some land and a house in… Continue reading Daily Prompt :Pat on the Back

The Daily Post Photo Challenge : Seasons

This week, let’s embrace the season: share an image that embodies the world or the weather where you live. The word “seasons” can also describe a period or phase of your life. If this context resonates with you, share an image that expresses the seasonality of life itself or the present season of your life.… Continue reading The Daily Post Photo Challenge : Seasons

A Photo a Week Challenge: Thirds Rule

In photography, we are taught many rules and guidelines about composing our images. One of the most basic is the rule of thirds. Cut your image area into a graph of nine (three vertical lines and three horizontal lines) and place your subject on one of the lines, avoiding the very center of your plane.… Continue reading A Photo a Week Challenge: Thirds Rule

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Things That are Smooth

‘This week’s topic is Things that are Smooth.  Anything that your hand and touch and it feels smooth is allowed in this week’s challenge. ‘ This topic reminded of red-oxide floors. Earlier most of our houses had red-oxide floors. They were very smooth and cool. These photos are of my parents’ home.They lived there for almost… Continue reading Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Things That are Smooth

Our Shadows

Last month I had been to my brother’s place to be with my parents. My mother and I used to go for walks in the evening. It was good to be together and also fascinating to see our shadows going along with us. Shadows have always fascinated me. Looking at them I was reminded of… Continue reading Our Shadows

The Daily Post Photo Challenge : Life imitates art

A few years ago we had been to Aurangabad. The Ajanta Caves are an experience of a lifetime. There is this view-point from where we can see the Ajanta caves in the distance. In 1819, John Smith , a British officer first sighted the caves from this place. They had been hidden from human eye… Continue reading The Daily Post Photo Challenge : Life imitates art