So here I am in week #3 of Cinthol’s #AliveIsAwesome campaign. First week’s gratification was quite awesome actually – an iPod shuffle, and Cinthol’s bathing kit! Makes much sense to go a bit further now :) Pune! Yes, that is the only place that comes to mind when I think of monsoons. After graduation, I … More We let the clouds drench our souls!
An hour at the Butterfly Park in Pune, not many variants to see, but enough for a good day’s capture! Neha, has some more… here!
Do you ride a vehicle in Pune, a two-wheeler or a four-wheeler? How often can you make out which vehicle is coming towards you from the other side of the street? Have you ever encountered this? This will make you blind! The bright high beam head lamps of vehicles coming towards you from the other … More #303 Let’s make Pune blind!?
It was a good Saturday for me. I did not waste it sleeping till mid-day and then again in the afternoon. I actually woke up at 6am (which I do not do even on weekdays), and went out with my camera, thanks to some equally enthusiastic people :) The place to have a photowalk, we … More #290 Pune Photowalk – Pu La Deshpande / Japanese Garden
I would have had to put up the description of the trip after coming back to Pune… and so I used the power of twitter to blog about the trip, in real time. Below, is just a copy paste of my tweets… and pics are an addition :) The travellers… aditto: Finally at diveagar. Its … More #284 A weekend on the Konkan beach of Diveagar
Most cities in India now have a compulsory rule to wear seat belts if you are sitting in the front seats of any four wheeler. Many cities also have strict rules for two-wheeler riders to wear helmets. Failure to comply with the two rules above leads to heavy fines! Heavy – mark this word. Most … More #281 Do we need traffic regulations reforms?
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Stree: Yahan se left RFB: Are you sure? Stree: Haan bey! Stree: Bass bass, yahin pe rok de RFB: Gatcha! Stree: Do I need to sign the roster?!!?? Sometime before that: Rickshaw: Raja, raja, raja… %#@%@ @^#%$%#@ @# #@%#2 Stree: Appu Raja! RFB: Really? Man, you have awesome memory! Stree: \m/ RFB: Does it sound … More #276 Phatphati
The human eye can see and realize more tones in a scene than any camera sensor or film. It is for this reason that many times a photograph captured by you may look far from what you actually saw it as and wanted to capture it as. This is truer in dark or insufficient lighting … More #266 First attempts at a fake HDR
What blogging means to me and how relevant are my blog’s visitor’s to me… a look into blogging platforms and blog analytics. … More #259 What blogging means to me, and why my blog isn’t popular: A view through Blog Analytics
I could not attend Celine Dion’s concert at United Center Chicago last year in November. The concert was moved to December as it was clashing with Obama’s big night, the Victory Night Rally. I got free pass to attend the Victory Night rally that was attended by more than 125,000 people (CNN). It was wonderfully … More #254 Rahman’s mesmerising music overshadows terrible event management
After a long procrastination I could tick off a lot of tasks today. Feeling good about that, and feeling very clean about that! Nailed the door stopper to the door, without a hammer. Basically just screwed it in! No more banging of the door due to the breeze. To give you a little background, I … More #248 Clean
October 2008, Evanston RFB: Vada paav, Pune! Guru: You should go to Durga, its a tiny restaurant near MIT in Kothrud! Their cold coffee is reallllllly good! Some days later, October 2008, Chicago After the world premier of ‘Truth in 24’… RFB: Awesome! RBM: Brilliant! May 2009, Pune RFB: Lassi is awesome! Mr Bean: Go … More #247 Awww Deee Cold Coffeee in the life of RFB!