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Thursday, February 09, 2006

Photos - A Dozen and Two

Basking in the Morning Light
Kalia the Crow
Garma Garam Chai...
and Samosas
Why Did the Chicken Cross the Road?
Going Places
Buland Bharat Ki Buland Tasveer - Hamara Bajaj
Silently Sold
Yeh Zindagi Hain Ek Jua
Crooked Line
A Lot Can Happen Over Coffee
Alternative Career
Going Bananas
A Hard Day's Night

12 Comments:

Rohit Talwar said...

As usual, nothing beats black & white.

aquamarine said...

hmmm.interesting observations.

Accidental Fame Junkie said...

A day in the life of a pseudo-journalist in Delhi?

anthony said...

Yu have been working hard it seems. lol.. come to my blog today..

Anonymous said...

who are the peeps in the last pic?

Anonymous said...

were the pics shot by you coz they are senseless. but they also reveal a different side of you.

dwaipayan said...

i love the anonymous writer. he insults u so sweetly!!!!!!and by hey, u didnt even spare the plastic models!!!and i can see that u r obsessed about 'bananas'...hmmm....nice things to ponder over

Abaniko said...

the joy of owning a digital camera! you can just click and click and click...

thalassa_mikra said...

I liked the crow, and the postboxes.

Some Scottish woman told a friend of mine that she felt instantly at home in India when she saw the postboxes. So very Brit!

Keep clicking Soumya, and ignore the critics.

Soumyadip said...

Rohit, the beauty of B&W is heard to beat. It has a surreal feel about it.

Aqua, hmmm... This reminds of an anecdote which Amartya da (the Economics Nobel Laureate) narrated. In his youth he had written a paper criticizing the theories of a respected economist. When Mr. Sen met him and asked what he thought about his paper, the respected economist replied, "Interesting." Our solitary desi with a Nobel in Economics was elated. Many years later when Mr. Sen matured in his vocation and realised that the paper was indeed juvenile, he confronted the respected economist asking for an explanation to his "Interesting" reaction. To that the other economist said, "When something doesn't interest us enough to think about it, we say it's 'interesting'" The easiest way to ignore something stupid without being offensive.

I do this a lot of times, though am not sure what your intention was. Knowing you, I don't think you're like the other economist or for that matter like me.

AFJ, Yes, another dull, boring and monotonous day. And I remain the eternal pseudo journalist.

Anthony, Been to your blog and I believe I surprised you.

Anonymous, The peeps are my beer buddies. Sense and senselessness depends on how you see it. To me everything I do seems mindless (therefore the title of this blog). But some people sometimes find some faint glimmer of sense here and therefore I blog.

Dwaipayan, They day I catch hold of you, little pesky cousin you're done for.

Abaniko, One is only bound the megabytes in the memory stick. And that's more than enough.

Thalassa_mikra, The digicam will go on and the critics will remain ignored.

aquamarine said...

hi Soumya
:)I call a spade a spade.
(your response reminds me of a similar scene from You've Got Mail, where Meg Ryan is stoodup by Hanks, and she shoots him an email)

aquamarine said...

update:
I thought mayb I should elaborate on my 'interesting' comment. I loved your subjects more than the photographs themselves. It is the small things that matter, and most often, we miss the obvious.
I think it tells you sumthin about the photogrpaher himself;)..waht say?