After 956 Mars days, NASA’s Curiosity rover made beautiful photographs of sunset on Mars. And it is blue. Here is a detailed explanation of why that is so.
Join the author on a quest to re-create three photographs he had made some years back, in each case giving them slight twists and overcoming new obstacles.
As PCWorld rightly pointed sometime out last year, the comparison of Google+ vs Facebook (which the masses generally draw) is an uneven one. Google+ is a far bigger picture for Google than one might imagine: my own way of putting it, as I have said to many of my acquaintances, is that Google is on […]
A look at how photography on Google+ is organised by its unique daily photography themes. Also a quick list of the active daily themes on Google+. (Many thanks to Ray Bilcliff for the list.) ❧
Or, how I bought a great camera and how you can too! There are way too many p&s cameras out there in the market and almost everybody seems to portray their products as more worthy a buy than another. But how much can we bend before we break? I faced the same problem when I […]
The seven finest galaxies visible to amateur astronomers [Click on a picture to scroll through in high resolution.] ❧
While on one of my strolls through the Internet I came across an article that boldly claimed to state the top three blogging niches. It began with a declaration and a flaw: that when one is starting a blog, he must chose a profitable blogging topic. The declaration is pretty straightforward—in fact it is pretty and […]
ruineshumaines: Road to the Lost Coast (by cannedkitty) ❧
You know… my passion for everything greyscale?! ❧
Nothing much went on today. Remember that lovely thing from yesterday? Well I decided I can’t forget it. So I’ll live with it. And yet, do not ask me to expand on it. I awoke and typed out a couple of pages of my script and then readied myself quickly to do nothing through the day. I […]
Today, at 3 o’clock in the morning, (I am not very certain of the time because I’d just awoken and I have absolutely no idea if I even glanced at my watch!) I readied myself and set out on my four-day trip to Munnar, a hill station in Kerala, South India–popularly called the Switzerland of […]
A view that captured me on my way to Munnar. Majestic is the one word I could associate with this. Part of the Munnar ranges in Kerala, this is actually the foothills of the set of mountains that rise over halfway through the height of Mt Everest. You can read more about my trip to […]