Jugalbandi by the Young

with the emergence of the second post-independence generation (+/- 30 age group today) of musicians  — particularly vocalists — younger audiences are returning to the concert halls. Recording companies confirm that there is now a booming demand of fresh young...

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Landscape photography workshop Jan24-26, 2015

  I am  happy to share  that I am  a guest mentor at Darter’s  Landscape  photography Workshop  early next year in Gokarna, Karnataka. During the Workshop  I would love to share my techniques, ideas and the thought process in making...

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a heavenly sunrise at Kaveri river

Colors of nature are always surprising! when  I was at Marikottai, Chamarajnagar dist hunting for some landscape on our majestic Kaveri river side the morning surprised me with its color. Human eye certainly requires some amount of brightness to be...

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Hogenakal long exposure experiment

Some fun with long exposure ! 116 sec, f5.6, iso1250 at 8:30 pm

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ಒಂದು ಛಾಯಾಚಿತ್ರಗ್ರಾಹಕನ ಕರ್ನಾಟಕ ರಾಜ್ಯೋತ್ಸವ

೫೮ನೆ ಕನ್ನಡ ರಾಜ್ಯೋತ್ಸವವನ್ನು ಹೇಗಾದರೂ ಮಾಡಿ ಹೊಸ ರೀತಿಯಲ್ಲಿ ಆಚರಿಸಬೇಕೆಂದು ಅನ್ನಿಸುತ್ತಿತ್ತು . ಸಪ್ನಾ ಬುಕ್ಸ್ ಕಡೆಯಿಂದ ನಾಡು ಕಂಡ ೫೮ ಸಾಹಿತಿಗಳಿಗೆ   ಸನ್ಮಾನವಿರುವುದು ಗೊತ್ತಿತ್ತು .ಯಾಕೆ ಇವರನ್ನೆಲ್ಲ ನನ್ನ ಕ್ಯಾಮೆರಾ ದಲ್ಲಿ ಸೆರೆ ಹಿಡಿಯುವ ಪ್ರಯತ್ನ ಮಾಡಬಾರದು ಎಂಬ ಯೋಚನೆ ಬಂದಿದ್ದೇ ತಕ್ಷಣ ನಿರ್ಧರಿಸಿಯೇ ಬಿಟ್ಟೆ .ಈ ಕಾರ್ಯಕ್ರಮದಲ್ಲಿ ಭಾಗವಹಿಸಲು ನನ್ನ ಗೆಳೆಯ ಹಾಗು...

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Kambala 2014-15 time table

[ As per Supreme court order all the Kambala races are officially cancelled. Please check before you visit ]   Here are the dates of the famous buffalo race event  happening around Dakshina Kannada. To check out more about Kambala...

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chat-with-artist: Vid B Shankar Rao

  It is always inspiring and motivating to meet Artists and discuss their life and art. And if they are very elderly, then it is even more interesting as they revive their nostalgic memories. Their experiences transport us to a different...

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The yellow patterns of Jaisalmer sand

I posted some black and whites of sand patterns  , so it is the time now to post the colors of sand patterns. Though I did not get a good light on that day but I was able to make...

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Talk on Folk Practices of Karnataka

Sorry for not active for quite a long time. I have been busy with some important life events and could not write much. First I am happy to tell you  that the talk at Koota 4 organised by Thalam and...

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My after-monsoon drive

Hello friends, I had fantastic drive from Bangalore to my native place Kumta . It was not intended to be a photography tour but I knew I will always find some opportunity to shoot. I expected some rain but it...

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