Do Not Disturb

A Glaring Glance, Mahesh Patil, Photography, MaheshPatil.net, Photography, India, Old Hyderabad
A Glaring Glance.

 

Human expressions are so powerful. These fellows were sitting at the base of the Charminar. There was something similar between them and the strong but timeworn walls of the structure. The crispy white kurta-pajamas provided the perfect tonal contrast; an interesting subject & frame to my photographer’s eye. I walked around them pretending to be disinterested & setting up my camera. I wanted to capture them as well as the textured walls and the flooring. I set my 50mm prime for a deep depth of field. Just as I was about to click the photo, the bearded fellow noticed me and gave this powerful stare. Powerful enough for me to start exploring a new subject for my photographic urges!

Golkonda Skies II

Half Past Rain, Mahesh Patil
Half Past Rain

Golkonda Skies I

Sun going down over Golkonda fort, Hyderabad. Mahesh Patil
Sun going down over Golkonda fort, Hyderabad.

Tadoba 8 : Tigers of Tadoba

Diwali Street Market

Indian street markets have an indomitable energy. I went for a photowalk on Diwali day and came back with my head buzzing with Diwali spirit! While Mumbai is the capital of Mall culture in India, every middle class locality has it’s own street market which is the epicenter of action.

These markets are filled with emotions…  innocence & happiness…  gloom & greed.

Light and Magic II

Tadoba 7 : Lurker

Rather early in the morning, this young chap decided to stay close to the visitors.

Waiting for an Ambush, Tiger. Cub. Tadoba
Waiting for an Ambush