I walk by the beach imprinting my footsteps on the sand. Waves come and go slowly washing them away until they are no longer. My footprints on the sand are just as ephemeral as my life. Actions and emotions that will be washed away and lost in the sands of time. While I can, I … Continue reading FOOTPRINTS BY THE BEACH
Affinity Photo It is the best alternative to photoshop that I have found and used. Affinity photo won the award for"Best Imaging Software" in 2016 by TIPA, the Technical Image Press Association. It has a non-perpetual licensing which means that once I purchased it, this piece of software is now owned by me, unlike Adobe products … Continue reading PHOTOGRAPHY #4: POST PROCESSING SOFTWARE
I live in the small village of Amaury and there are three things I absolutely love about my home (or the country in general I suppose): A peaceful quiet environment The sea is only 20 minutes away via car A beautiful sky I will try to show the sea on another day, for today enjoy … Continue reading The Mauritian sky from a little village
Since I have had my camera, I had lots of fun taking pictures, experimenting in manual mode and doing small stop motion animation. I, however, had never tried time-lapse photography.. until last weekend. Time-lapse photography is an awesome technique! In terms of storytelling, Time-lapse can let you do incredible things and provides an immersive experience. Here's one … Continue reading Photography #3: Getting started with Time-lapse photography
The histogram is a basic, simple but very useful tool that can be accessed both on your camera or via the software you use for post-processing of images. It is essentially about exposure. A histogram can help identify if a picture is overexposed or underexposed. It's no longer a guesswork (or rather a more accurate guesswork). By using … Continue reading Photography #2: Understanding histogram
A Saturday morning, I woke to find a butterfly in my room. Strangely the windows were still closed so I assume the butterfly spent the night in my room itself.
After an endless wandering, the birds finally found what they were searching The tree was barren but "it would do", they said to themselves At last, they will be free from the shadows of the previous tree Away from all the commotion... Away from all the worries... Away from the constant noise...