Monday, April 21, 2014

Misty mornings!

Shot last December at the Strand at Chandennagore.

A boatman waits for passengers and tourists in the early misty morning.


© Debopriyo Datta and http://dds-pictures.blogspot.com/




Nikon D300 | Sigma 10-20 mm

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Backlit flowers

Back to the terrace garden after a while. The twin hibiscus flowers were glowing in the morning sun.


© Debopriyo Datta and http://dds-pictures.blogspot.com/



Nikon D7000 | Nikon 18-200 mm VR

Monday, March 31, 2014

Moonset

Moonset over Jubail, with the rising sun lighting up the early morning sky.


© Debopriyo Datta and http://dds-pictures.blogspot.com/





Nikon D7000 | Nikon 18-200 mm VR

Sunday, March 30, 2014

On the road

Strangely empty roads on a Friday night in Al Khobar. We were en route to Jubail after a visit to IKEA a couple of weeks back.


© Debopriyo Datta and http://dds-pictures.blogspot.com/



Nikon D7000 | Nikon 18-200 mm VR

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Back to the future?

Looks something out of Star Wars! Its a building under construction at Al Khobar in KSA.



© Debopriyo Datta and http://dds-pictures.blogspot.com/, 2007-2014



Nikon D7000 | Nikon 18-200 mm VR

Monday, March 24, 2014

Sunset

Sunset over the vast Arabian desert  while returning from a day trip to Nariyah last February. The small black shapes in the distance are camels.


© Debopriyo Datta and http://dds-pictures.blogspot.com/



Nikon D7000 | Nikon 18-200 mm VR

Friday, March 14, 2014

Sandstorm 2

Sandstorm in the Arabian desert.  The sky had turned yellow with visibility down to a few meters.







Nikon D7000 | Nikon 18-200mm VR