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The Flatiron

The Flatiron was constructed in 1902 and at the time was one of the tallest buildings in New York City. It’s characteristic triangular shape, formed by Broadway, Fifth Avenue and East 22nd Street, makes it one of the most iconic buildings in the city. The most common place to photograph…

Sandy Stream Pond, Baxter State Park

Sandy Stream Pond is a prime area to watch and photograph Moose and landscapes. I recently had an opportunity to spend 3 days in Baxter State Park and during that time, I spend one evening and the next morning photographing around Sandy Stream Pond. In the evening, scattered backlit clouds…

Mysore Palace

Mysore is commonly described as the City of Palaces. There are about seven palaces inclusive of the famous Mysore Palace. Mysore Palace refers specifically to the one within the Old Fort. Originally built in the 14th Century by the Wodeyar dynasty and then re-constructed and repaired several times over the…

Nandi Hills

This range of Nandi on the craggy hills (the highest peak being 2004 m) holds the shimmering Amrita Sarovar Lake and offers walks of sylvan beauty. A popular health resort today, it was also the place Tipu Sultan and assorted royalty retired when they sought to escape the din of…

Cherai Beach

Cherai beach is amongst the must-visit places for anyone touring parts of South India. Having a coastline of 15 kms, the Cherai beach is different from many beaches in the sense that it is very clean and shallow and thus, ideal for the purpose of swimming and sunbathing. Being so…

Burj Khalifa

The photo was taken from the topmost observation deck looking towards the glorious fountains. It was taken at around 7pm local time, when the sun had just set giving it a lovely blueish hue. The lights were just about being turned on.

Qutub Minar

Qutub Minar in Delhi is world heritage site. The tall minaret was constructed in 1192 by Qutab-ud-din Aibak, and later completed by his successor Iltutmish. The soaring conical tower is an exquisite example of Indo-Islamic Afghan architecture. the Minar itself is nowadays closed for visitors so you can not enter…

Calgary Skyline

There a number of spots to get a better view of Calgary Skyline and Tom Campbell Hill is just one of them and each spot offers a different angle. In Fall, the moon rises right on top of the Skyline providing drama and emotion to the image.

The Peace Bridge

Peace Bridge, now a Calgary icon was designed by a Spanish architect and opened in March 2012. Its a pedestrian bridge crossing Bow River, it also accommodates cyclist. It’s beautiful design attracts many tourists and a favourite location for wedding photography. Nearby is the Prince’s Island Park where numerous activities,…

Bar U Ranch

The Blacksmith Shop is just one of the old buildings inside the Bar U Ranch, a National Historical site of Canada. It was built in 1910. Inside the shop are interesting pieces of shoeing stuff and repair equipment used in the early days. There are a number of historical buildings…