Flash exposure compensation in Manual mode on Canon systems

I am specifically talking about the cameras that I own – 7D and 5D MKIII. There is NO flash exposure compensation when the camera is in Manual mode….

Canon 5dMK III owned

Real pleasure to have this optical beauty in my camera bag. I have been shooting with it since Dec 2012 and know what a potential it has both…

Couple on the beach

3 Weddings (Dahanu)

The final one for the year took me to Dahanu.. a rustic town by the sea, north of Mumbai. I had been to Dahanu once before, about 10…

3 Weddings (Kolkata & Agartala)

10 days later I was on my second assignment; this time flying east to the City of Joy.., Kolkata. This was Paromita and Nilanjan’s big day. It was…

The holy shower...

3 Weddings (Bangalore)

Come November and the Indian wedding scene is abuzz with activity. And its a time of plenty for the wedding photographer too. ┬áSometimes a bit too much… This…

Toucan Backup

Backup Program: Toucan

Folks I recently found the Toucan backup utility while searching for free backup apps. Its pretty simple but does a good job. It can do copy, of a…

Kata WS 606

Kata WS-606

Kata WS 606 was the gift I received this Diwali. I wanted a bigger bag that could accommodate 2 digital SLRs; 4 lenses, one of them being the…

Wacom Bamboo Pen and Touch

Wacom Bamboo Pen and Touch

Finally a new addition to my list of post processing tools – the Wacom Bamboo Pen and Touch tablet. My first reaction was – Awesome. It looks great,…

Colors for sharing

Folks, I am sure many of you would have wondered why the same image looks different on different viewing devices, even browsers… A lot of factors affect how…

Ruby

Swarovski: Ruby in Gold

Its almost an year I did my last product shoot. The next was was certainly overdue Heres one of ruby in gold pendant from Swarovski. The idea was…

Timeless

Adorned…!

Much has been said about jewelry in an Indian wedding… but all those words fall short in describing their beauty and their place in our rituals. So I…

Committed

Weddings…

What a busy half year it has been for me..! No time to write. I covered weddings and receptions, that were both challenge and fun at the same…

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December in Lalbagh

It has been ages (3 months) I wrote on my blog and I am beginning to feel sick… Things have piled up and there is a considerable backlog…

Hand in Hand

Wedding in God’s own country

A wedding shoot in God’s Own Country – Kerala was a truly ‘divine’ experience :). I had been talking to the bride to be, Brinda over phone and…