Picturing the Church

I love these rather ghostly and surreal images of the Christ Church, Shimla. I remember back in the day, when these pictures were taken on a foggy evening, I did not have a proper camera, no tripod, no proper lighting and no real knowledge of how to take a good night shot. But I went…


Standing tall

Anybody can love a rose, but it takes a great deal to love a leaf. Don’t love someone who is beautiful, but love the one who can make your life beautiful. What beautiful lines. Rings true. So true.


Boat aground

This boat on the Busaiteen coast in Bahrain presents a rather eerie sight, lying as it does a quite a distance from the ‘highest’ point of the tide. Some local fishermen said thought the derelict boat had been left there by someone who no longer had any use for it, a few years ago, the…



Taking night shots is challenging but I have done a lot of it lately, mainly to discover some of the “hidden” features of my camera. This picture, of a clear moonlit night and still waters on the Manama cost, close to Bahrain’s financial district, shows the calmness of the night and the almost pin drop…