Do photographs convey a reality, or merely a depiction of reality, or a secret? - I often wonder. This question becomes all the more beautiful and intriguing when I look at nature photos, which is also one of the reasons I enjoy nature photography more than any other kind. In nature photos, we are mostly… Continue reading Do you see questions & answers hidden in nature photos? – A Photo essay with 11 great photography quotes
Sometimes, it is better to look beyond and above the horizon! Point the camera upwards, fill your frame with nothing but sky, shoot pure Skyscapes!
Photography is all about manipulating light! Before releasing the shutter, think of the source and the direction of Light first… Always. Image © 2013 Gyaneshwari Dave
Street photography assumes a special significance when you are traveling. Generally your trip album consists of pictures depicting famous landmarks of the cities you visited...and that is how you recollect the memories of those cities. But often ignored are the streets and everyday life there... Sometimes simply recalling yourself walking on those streets can bring… Continue reading Street Photography – 5 Ideas To Take Memorable Travel Pics!
One of the main reasons I don’t do much photography at museums is – I believe that serious photography is an art. And, I don’t understand why should I create art simply by documenting another art ... So basically, at places like museums where lots of art is on display, I click photos only for… Continue reading Street Photography – The Everyday Art On Streets!
I believe that photographs should tell stories. They should evoke some kind of emotion in the viewer. That emotion can be of awe, surprise, anger, pity, happiness, love or any other... When you are out there traveling, street photography comes handy to help you record (and thereby recall later) your own emotional experiences and then… Continue reading Street Photography: the Power of Suggestion, 5 examples!
To make your landscape photographs captivating, include leading lines/curves in them. Make sure you direct the viewer’s eyes right “into” the photograph! Image ©2013 Gyaneshwari Dave
This month started with what was one the most amazing travel experiences I have ever had…and my destinations were some of the finest cities in Europe. Barcelona, Paris, Berlin, Frankfurt, Potsdam, Cologne. They have some of the most stunning palaces, museums and cathedrals. Be it the astounding architectures or their impressive history, all the tourist… Continue reading Travel Photography: Play of Shapes explained with 6 examples!