Worth of waiting

Worth of waiting

AS A PHOTOGRAPHER, WHAT TO DO WHEN YOU ARE KEPT WAITING FOR HOURS BEFORE THE WEDDING? As a wedding photographer, one will nod fast to this question for it is an issue faced often. “Please be there by 5 AM” would’ve been our instruction. But the bride and groom would arrive fashionably late leaving the…

MY WINDOW OF HAPPINESS

MY WINDOW OF HAPPINESS

This is something that I have already spoken about many times but want to reiterate for my 1000 days content challenge. Few realizations in life are just like that, drives us positively every time we look back. I was an IT engineer and I quit to become a photographer. I could’ve very well been a…

I love albums!

I love albums!

Albums have their own beauty. No matter how digital we age, the pleasure of holding an album physically and turning over the memories is a blissful feeling. For the very same reason, I don’t really stop with delivering the digital files to the clients but do albums that they can carry for the lifetime. Almost…

V FOR VIENNA!

V FOR VIENNA!

Why Vienna? Well, that’s a question I had in mind before I visited the place and if you ask me now, I’d ask you back, “Come on! Why not Vienna?!”. The capital city of Austria certainly cast a spell that’s hard to forget. With its rich palaces, cobblestone lanes and classy Kaffeehausers (coffee houses), Vienna…

TO MY SUPER WOMAN, MY MOM!

TO MY SUPER WOMAN, MY MOM!

I’m in Cleveland watching scores of people celebrating Mother’s Day with cards and gifts. I sit down and ruminate about what a monumental role my mom has played in making me become who I am today. I love my mom to bits and salute her for living a life that showed me… …to love unconditionally…

8 things to do right while asking for feedback

8 things to do right while asking for feedback

Feedback is important! Asking someone feedback means that you are confident enough to have your work critiqued. More important, it means you’re willing to make changes to the way you work or live to get one step closer to excellence. Before you ask for an opinion, be sure to have carefully thought out these eight…

BUT YOU ARE NOT AN ARTIST!

BUT YOU ARE NOT AN ARTIST!

I get this statement from few folks, now and then. I am like, ‘When did I ever claim myself to be an artist?’. Not that this question is posed by random strangers but at times by some of my sensible friends too. The thing is, I was a student not long ago, then a software…

What is Photography without a Camera?

What is Photography without a Camera?

Photography to me without a camera is ‘being in the moment‘. Just close your eyes and try to recollect the most happiest memory of your life. What do you see? You just saw a moment in a rectangular frame that had a subject, drama, color, emotion and light. You see a moment that is close…