A casual stroll

On January 29, 2011, in Gallery, Nature, by Amiya

If you are a PhD student most weekends start the same way (refer to PhD nerds issue 4). This Friday night was movie night - microwaved popcorn, soda and a high definition print of a horror movie. The movie this time was "Devil", the premise was interesting. Few unknown … Read the full article

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Flowers for desktop

On January 11, 2011, in Gallery, Nature, by Amiya

No matter how you take it...flowers always look good on a photograph. May be this is because they have an eternal glow-a sense of happiness in them that makes them so beautiful.

Vital Settings

Camera Make: Canon EOS 1000D
ISO: 100; Lens: 55.0 mm; Aperture: f/5.6; Shutter Speed: 1/200 s
Auto

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Aksa Beach – Mumbai

On January 7, 2011, in Gallery, Nature, by Amiya

Went to Mudh Island in Mumbai. Stayed in a wonderful resort - The Retreat and spent some time in the beach nearby.

Vital Settings

Camera Make: Canon EOS 1000D
ISO: 200; Lens: 51.0 mm; Aperture: f/5.6; Shutter Speed: 1/500 s
Auto white balance; Auto exposure ; Flash did not fire, compulsory

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Shades of power

On December 29, 2010, in Gallery, Nature, Still Life, by Amiya

Vital Settings

Camera Make: Canon EOS 1000D
ISO: 400; Lens: 55.0 mm; Aperture: f/5.6; Shutter Speed: 1/250 s
Auto white balance; Manual exposure ; Flash did not fire, compulsory flash mode.

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Ring of Fire

On December 16, 2010, in Abstract, Gallery, by Amiya

This photo was clicked during Kshitij 09 on my old canon point and shoot. The naturally low light resulted in a slow shutter and created a very good effect.

Vital Settings

Camera Make: Canon PowerShot A590 IS
ISO: 80; Lens: 23.2 mm; Aperture: f/5.5; Shutter Speed: 1 s
Auto white balance;

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The beauty of the night

On November 20, 2010, in Abstract, Gallery, Nature, by Amiya

This is my first attempt at night photography. Boy I loved it. I was literally amazed at what the camera can capture. What seemed to be total darkness with almost nothing visible to the naked eye turned out to be a beautiful landscape with haze floating over the ground. I … Read the full article

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I love my Dell

On November 11, 2010, in Gallery, Still Life, by Amiya

I have been using computers for over ten years now and in these ten years they have changed more than we humans changed in ten thousand years. Compaq Presario was my first PC and I used to love it; simple, elegant and as if having its own personality. After a … Read the full article

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Macro Photography with a wide lens!

On October 27, 2010, in Abstract, Gallery, by Amiya

For those who have studied optics it may not come as a surprise that a wide angle lens reversed is actually a macro lens. To put that into work I removed my 18-55 kit lens and placed it backwards to take this click. Keep in mind that the depth of … Read the full article

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Pulau Ubin – A nature trip

On October 23, 2010, in Gallery, Nature, by Amiya

Today was a tiring day. A trip to Pulau Ubin - a small island situated in the north east part of Singapore, to the west of Pulau Tekong. The trip was organized by graduate students club of the University (NTU). The place was awesome, filled with natural beauty (no pun … Read the full article

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Perspective

On October 20, 2010, in Abstract, Gallery, by Amiya

One of my first clicks with my new camera. It turned out quite well considering the slow shutter speed of 1/2 sec for a hand held shot. I did try faster shutter with the high ISO of 1600 and it came out well but then this shot is quite sharp … Read the full article

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