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Salil using Sony A7r

Sony A7r and The Mirrorless Brigade…

I have never been a fan of mirrorless cameras and I have always believed that while SLTs are a good option, smaller mirrorless bodies just don’t make sense (more on this later). That opinion of mine got somewhat changed when Sony came out with A7 and A7r, full frame mirrorless […]

January 30, 2015
SDHC Card Shootout for Photographers

SDHC Card Shootout for Photographers

I had been thinking about doing a SD/SDHC card shootout for a while now, because even though I know from my field experience which cards are faster, I wanted to measure it in a more quantifiable manner and make it easier for others to understand, why I recommend certain memory […]

January 28, 2015
Warshi Village opened for Indian travelers

Warshi Village opened for Indian travelers

In what can only be termed as a great news for both travelers and locals alike, Warshi Village in Nubra Valley has been opened up for domestic travelers by the Jammu and Kashmir Government. Earlier travelers used to be stopped after Panamik Village and only those who had permission from […]

January 22, 2015
Ladakh 2014 travelogue

Ladakh 2014 travelogue

I have finished writing travelogue of my 2014 trip to Ladakh, which I had done during October and November. With over 42 pages of text, 14,300 words, 181 images and 4 videos, it is more like a short story of my travel to Ladakh, which has taken me over 12 […]

January 22, 2015

Are we ready for democracy?

Even though it is still winter in Delhi, political atmosphere has started heating up, with assembly elections scheduled for early next month. With it, discussions on social media sites and on the streets have started gaining momentum to an extent that it is becoming impossible to remain untouched by it, […]

January 21, 2015
ON Gold Standard 100% Casein Review

ON Gold Standard 100% Casein Review

I bought ON Gold Standard 100% Casein Protein Powder few months ago and now that I have finally finished it, I thought of posting a review of it. ON Gold Standard 100% Casein was the first casein protein powder I had bought. Because even though I had heard a lot […]

January 20, 2015
Flights for Ladakh 2015 trip booked

Flights for Ladakh 2015 trip booked

Earlier in the month, I had booked Delhi – Leh flight (27th July 2015) and today, I booked my return flight from Leh as well (3rd August 2015). This is the first time I would be traveling to Ladakh during July-August, a time considered perfect for visiting the land of […]

January 19, 2015
CEIF Photo Fair 2015

CEIF Photo Fair 2015

Today I went to CEIF (Consumer Electronic Imaging Fair), Photo Fair 2015 in Delhi. We managed to get there by 10am and were there till about 4pm. Entry was through gate no. 2 and 7 and we entered for free, because we had registered online and were carrying a printout […]

January 9, 2015
Story Behind the Image-1: Maitreya Statue, Diskit

Story Behind the Image-1: Maitreya Statue, Diskit

I am starting a new series of blogposts, where each week I will try to pick one of my best images and tell you my philosophy and work behind it. While I will briefly mention the technical details of that image as well, please consider these posts more of a […]

January 1, 2015
2014, a year of hits and misses

2014, a year of hits and misses

As I sit down and look back at 2014, I cannot help but feel it has been one of the most turbulent years of my life. A year where I missed a lot of opportunities, a year when I finally transitioned from amateur to professional photographer and a year when […]

December 31, 2014