One of the most magical sights — at least for me — is the confluence of Rivers Indus and Zanskar. The two rivers have very distinct colors, whether you are looking down from the mountain road that hugs the mountain on its side, or right from the beach. Here is my blog post about the confluence. … Continue reading Confluence
A collection of photos made on the fourth day of my visit to Ladakh in October 2018. As always, they were made on my trusted Leica M-A with 50mm Summicron. I prefer to shoot wide open, even when focusing at infinity. All photos were made on Kodak Portra 400 and developed at Richard Photo Lab. … Continue reading A day in Ladakh, caught on film
A monastery on the outskirts of Leh, Ladakh. Made with Nikon D850 and Nikon f2.8/24-70 mm lens. ISO 100. Aperture f8. Exposure time 1/90th of a second.
This is a photo of a small vineyard in Sonoma County, California. It was made back in 2014 and was lying forgotten on a storage drive. I ended up cleaning out my local storage system and uploaded most of my photos to the Adobe Cloud. This one for some odd reason screamed out for a … Continue reading Hills of Sonoma County
The Twin Peaks of Nun and Kun, two mountains that are part of the NunKun Glacier System in the Suru Valley region of Ladakh. Nun is 7,135 m (23,409 ft) high while its glimmer twin, Kun Peak, is 7,077 m (23,218 ft.) Photo made with Nikon D850 using the Nikon f2.8/70-200 Zoom lens. Aperture: f16. ISO 100. … Continue reading The Peaks of Nun & Kun, Ladakh
After a week in Ladakh, if you were to ask me to describe the northern-most region of India, I would only use one word: magical. It is Iceland meets Patagonia with all the cultural richness of India. Here is a set of images captured with an iPhoneXSMax or as I like to call it, iPhone … Continue reading Landscapes of Ladakh, India
Alaska 2018: I was in Alaska earlier this year and finally getting my film back from the labs. This was one of the images hand picked by Johnny Patience who is my personal film photography guru. This is just a lake, one of many million lakes in Alaska. I love that state. Made with #Mamiya6 … Continue reading A Very Still Alaskan Lake
Sunset in Delhi last night. Made with iPhoneXS Max (affectionally renamed iPhone MAXimuS) using the built-in app. Lightly edited with DarkRoom App.
Like everyone else, recent events that impact our society, get to me. I can’t express how I feel. And when words fail me, I turn to photos to speak how my soul is feeling.
Last sail in the setting sun in the San Francisco Bay. Made with iPhoneX. Edited with Darkroom App.