Nights out in star light

Star trails in Lachtal, Austria On cold clear nights we set up our cameras. Pointing them straight up at the majestic milky way and countless constellations. My first attempt at shooting stars. For me personally an earth defining foreground essential in each frame I shot. The simple task of fixing Tripods was made challenging by…

Follow the motion

A morning on the ski slopes and a chance to practice panning. An interesting  trick making the world topsy-turvy. Static objects become moving streaks. The moving subject gets frozen still. The photography technique requires the camera to move at the speed of the subject in its direction of motion. Skill lies in judging the speed…

Birds birds birds

> The last month was excitingly different. A group of us, all interested in photography made two trips to the Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary. With it’s easy proximity to Delhi, it was much simpler getting there for a day outing than the more famous Bharatpur. Photographying birds is tough on all counts. 1. They stay away…