Tuesday, March 6, 2012

Photo A Day: 5 PM

Day 6 of "March Photo A Day Challenge" : 5 PM

Oops! The topic said "5 PM", but I saw it only after 6 PM, when I got free from work! :-(

Can't turn time back now, can I?

And if it hadn't specifically been a *photography* challenge, I could have written a short story with the title "5 PM".

But since I can't do that either, I'm modifying today's topic to "5:XX PM", and posting some photographs I clicked on 19th January, 2012, from my balcony, between 5:40 to 5:50 PM.






I clicked more than just these 3 pictures... quite a few more... because it was really difficult getting a flying pigeon within the frame. (They were so fast!) But, these 3 are the only shots in which my fingers could match the speed of those birds!

I actually managed to get a whole flock of pigeons in that third picture. They're very distant though. So you'll need to click on the image to see a larger view.

Actually, pigeons inhabit this area (this whole town rather!) in such large numbers that I've captured many more pictures of them... just from my balcony so far. I will post them here as soon as I can.


This is my sixth post for NaBloPoMo March 2012.
Link to the previous post: "Photo A Day: A Smile"

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8 comments:

Shilpa Garg said...

This is the view from your balcony here in Jaipur?? Simply beautiful view and awesome clicks!

Psych Babbler™ said...

Lovely picture...twilight and the setting sun with birds silhouetted against the horizon are generally some of my favourite photos.

Chicky a.k.a. Kaddu said...

Yes Shilpa, that's from my balcony here! :D There's practically nothing around for acres, except this one tall building right next to ours. And my room faces the west, so I get to see such beautiful sunsets every day!

Chicky a.k.a. Kaddu said...

Psych Babbler, they're my favorite too. I really love those fiery shades. Gives the impression of a beautiful painting!

BK Chowla, said...

Who cares about the time?
Pictures are beautiful

Chicky a.k.a. Kaddu said...

Hahahaha! Thank you so much, Mr. Chowla! :)

Abhiroop Banerjee said...

What a view.

Chicky a.k.a. Kaddu said...

Yes. I get too see equally awesome dust-storms too! :D

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