Tungabhadra: Bridge over the Styx and fountains of everlasting youth

As a side dish to my Hampi trip, I visited the Tungabhadra reservoir and a park build within the complex that are fitted colorful fountains. It was already dark when I reached and I was greeted with a very eerie sight. It felt like the Styx with a bridge build over it instead of Charon’s boat. I noticed a sinful couple being eaten away by locusts of the nether world

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Valley of Flowers Redux

It’s been a year and a half since I visited the Valley of Flowers in Uttarakhand but I still can’t get over it.

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Guest Photography: Kerala Backwaters and HDR experiments

While I have been noticing Jayanta Bora’s photographs for quite sometime now, I was awestruck by a recent set he did in the Kerala Backwaters, mostly in and around Kumarakom and Alappuzha (Alleppey).
He’s applied high dynamic range imaging (HDR) in some of these pictures.

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Postcards from Nepal: Flora and More

I have already posted a few posts containing aerial views and landscapes of Nepal provided by fellow slacker Su Ko. In this post I am following up with a few more of his photographs of Nepal but it is not about landscapes. These are mostly close up shots of the rain drenched nature along with a sinister cobweb and a severed elephant head protruding out of nowhere and seeking vengeance. Have a look.

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