People & Portraits
The Common Rose (Atrophaneura aristolochiae) is a swallowtail butterfly. It is a common butterfly which is extensively distributed across South and South East Asia.
Common Mormon (Papilio polytes romulus) - male
Dark Blue Tiger
The Dark Blue Tiger (Tirumala septentrionis) is a Danaid butterfly found in South and Southeast Asia.
Beautiful Lime Butterfly...
Ixias marianne, commonly known as the white orange tip, is a small butterfly of the family Pieridae, (the yellows and whites) found in India and Sri Lanka.
The Clipper (Parthenos sylvia) is a species of nymphalid butterfly found in South and South-East Asia found mostly in forested areas.
The Southern Birdwing (Troides minos) is a large and striking Swallowtail butterfly endemic to Peninsular India.
The Red Pierrot (Talicada nyseus) is a small but striking butterfly found in South Asia and South-East Asia belonging to the Lycaenids or Blues family.
The Common Pierrot (Castalius rosimon) is a small butterfly found in India that belongs to the Lycaenids or Blues family.
The Tailed Jay (Graphium agamemnon) is a predominantly green and black tropical butterfly that belongs to the swallowtail family. The butterfly is also called Green-spotted Triangle, Tailed Green Jay, or the Green Triangle.
This is a Silverstreak Blue (Iraota timoleon) butterfly.....having a wingspan of 40 -48 mm, chocloate brown with wings richly marked with silver spots and lines.
Common Crow 2
Common Crow (Euploea core) butterfly photographed at Bangalore.
Large Tree Nymph butterfly (Idea leuconoe)
The Papilio demoleus or Lime butterfly is a beautiful butterfly which is widespread in Bangalore.
Panthera tigris, the Tiger is a package of pure grace and power... seen here at Bannerghatta National Park near Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Snails and pealing paint :-)
Macro of a cotton pod....
A photograph of ageing leaves photographed in evening light...
Insects in the Diptera family Asilidae are commonly called robber flies.
Tree @ Delhi Zoo
Pantala flavescens or the Wandering Glider is a dragonfly found in India
Senegal Golden Dartlet (Ischnura forcipata) Damselfly
A beautiful lily captured at Lalbagh, Bangalore
Aranthera James Storie Red Orchid
A beautiful Cosmos flower.
Xerochrysum bracteatum, commonly known as the Golden Everlasting, is a flowering plant in the family Asteraceae native to Australia. This photograph was taken at Nehru Park, New Delhi
A photograph taken at Lodhi Garden
Odontoglossum crispum (Curled Odontoglossum) is an epiphytic orchid from the genus Odontoglossum. It is considered by many to be the most beautiful orchid of all but is also one of the most difficult to grow.
Pink Rose at Lodhi Garden, New Delhi
Strelitzia reginae or Birds of Paradise is a beautiful flower. Photographed at Bannerghatta, Bangalore
Purple & White Dendrobium Orchid
A beautiful poppy flower, photographed at Ibharam Lodhi's Tomb at Delhi
Purple - pollen
A macro of a purple flower, Purana Qila, Delhi
Calendula officinalis or Pot Marigold, photographed at Lodhi Garden, New Delhi
Light Pink Vanda Coerulea Orchid
Merops orientalis or the Green Bee Eater is a bird commonly found in India. As the name suggests, it eats bees and insects and is usually found perched on trees or wires.
Blue & Yellow Macaw
Blue-and-yellow Macaw (Ara ararauna) photographed at Singapore
Spot-billed Duck (Anas poecilorhyncha) photographed at the Deer Park, New Delhi
Bay-backed Shrike (Lanius vittatus)
Spotted Owlet (Athene brama) photographed while sitting on a Ficus benghalensis (Banyan) tree near Sarjapura.
Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea) photographed at Hebbal Lake, Bangalore
Indian Bush Lark
The Indian Bush Lark (Mirafra erythroptera), also called Red-winged Bushlark is a species of bushlark found in South Asia mainly in India.
The Red-wattled Lapwing (Vanellus indicus) is a lapwing or large plover, a wader in the family Charadriidae. It has characteristic loud alarm calls which are variously rendered as did he do it or pity to do it leading to colloquial names like the did-he-do-it bird. Usually seen in pairs or small groups not far from water
Black Drongo (Dicrurus macrocercus) photographed at the Deer Park, New Delhi
Spot-billed Pelican or Grey Pelican (Pelecanus philippensis)
golden sunlight and a swan drying its wings....
Bay-backed Shrike - Lanius vittatus
Bay-backed Shrike - Lanius vittatus
The Masjid-i Jahān-Numā, (the 'World-reflecting Mosque'), commonly known as the Jama Masjid of Delhi, is the principal mosque of Old Delhi in India. Commissioned by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan, builder of the Taj Mahal,in the year 1644 AD and completed in the year 1658 AD, it is the largest and best-known mosque in India.
A classic spiral staircase backlit with later afternoon light. Christchurch, New Zealand.
Beautiful sunburnt arches giving a classical and imperial look at the Indira Gandhi National Forest Academy, Dehradun.
Radha Krishnc at the ISKCON Temple, Vrindavan, India
RC Car Racing
Part of a portfolio shoot of a friend....