20th Century: History As You've Never Seen It Before by Richard Overy My rating: 4 of 5 stars Any person remotely interested in history will find this book very captivating. This book is a visual delight. It is filled with records, photography and illustration designs from the various eras making it easier to get a … Continue reading 20th Century: History As You’ve Never Seen It Before – Richard Overy
If I had to gift something to a very curious child, I cannot think of a more appropriate gift than this book. From wheels, pulleys, zippers, engines to the touchscreen, smartphones, 3D printers and drones, this book has them all illustrated and explained.
If there is one tool that I'd recommend you to master irrespective of your profession, that would excel. From what I have seen so far, everyone seems to be using Excel yet many people know only the basic of it, which often contributes to why working on spreadsheets seem so tedious and time consuming. Excel … Continue reading You should learn Excel
I do not usually have many rules but for social Media I do have some that I keep reminding myself of and which I wish I knew right from the start: 1. Someone who knows you only through social media knows only your projection, not you. Turns out our own aspirations, biases, insecurities among others … Continue reading Things I wish we all knew before starting to use social media
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 #4: POST PROCESSING SOFTWARE
A metaphor is a figure of speech. Metaphors are the spices to a good biryani. (note: I just used a metaphor).
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 #3: Getting started with Time-lapse photography