Three things you must know about photography

Before we get into the details of the individual aspects of a good photograph as discussed in the last post the following are the three most important aspects that every photographer must know. Film Sensitivity Shutter Speed Aperture While a modern DSLR camera seems to present a mind boggling number of settings, these three are the most important and in… Read more →

What makes a photograph good?

First of all, I apologize for the lack of updates to this blog in the last few months. To avoid comment spam, I turned of comments altogether and then started to wonder if anyone actually reads my blog. Lately quite a few of you have pinged me directly making me realize that this blog does have followers. My bad. I… Read more →

Mint & Peas Pulao

Rice is the staple food of south Indians. There are so many ways to prepare rice. Here is a rice pulao recipe that is surprisingly easy to cook, packs a big serving of flavor and looks colorful to boot. What you need 2 cups Basmati rice 3 cups water 1 medium sized red onion 1 cup mint leaves 1/2 cup… Read more →

Choosing a DSLR Lens

As you probably know, one of the primary advantages of getting a DSLR camera is the capability to choose and change lenses at will. While choice is great, an overwhelming dose of it can leave you confused. I wish this post was as easy to write and recommend as the the previous one about selecting a camera. Choosing a DSLR… Read more →