Your Pictures: February 2013

 

Here is a look at the best photographs made by our readers across the country in the February 2013 issue of the magazine.

If you want your photographs showcased, send in entries to:

The Editor, Better Photography, Network18 Publishing,
Ruby House, ‘A’ Wing, J K Sawant Marg,
Dadar (West), Mumbai – 400028, India.

Email: entries@betterphotography.in

Mystical Landscapes

Kunal Gupta, Hyderabad
“It is an absolute pleasure driving through the forests of Kanha National Park, Madhya Pradesh, thick with fragrant Sal trees. This particular photograph was made one early morning while I was intently waiting for a tiger sighting.”

Exposure Details
Camera: Canon EOS 1000D
Lens: Canon EF-S 18–55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS
Aperture: f/5.6
Shutterspeed: 1/100sec
ISO: 400

"It is an absolute pleasure driving through the forests of Kanha National Park, Madhya Pradesh, thick with fragrant Sal trees. This particular photograph was made one early morning while I was intently waiting for a tiger sighting." Photograph/Kunal Gupta

“It is an absolute pleasure driving through the forests of Kanha National Park, Madhya Pradesh, thick with fragrant Sal trees. This particular photograph was made one early morning while I was intently waiting for a tiger sighting.” Photograph/Kunal Gupta

Along the Railway Track

Ritesh Singh, Hyderabad
“I made this image near Ooty, which is the only place that still runs a metre-gauge train. At the time of making this photograph, it was drizzling and the horizon was covered with fog.”

Exposure Details
Camera: Canon PowerShot SX10 IS
Aperture: f/3.5
Shutterspeed: 1/13sec
ISO: 200

"I made this image near Ooty, which is the only place that still runs a metre-gauge train. At the time of making this photograph, it was drizzling and the horizon was covered with fog." Photograph/Ritesh Singh

“I made this image near Ooty, which is the only place that still runs a metre-gauge train. At the time of making this photograph, it was drizzling and the horizon was covered with fog.” Photograph/Ritesh Singh

Spooked Out

Sanchar Saran, Dehradun
“I was on my way to Nathu La pass in Sikkim, when the dense fog along the road gave me an eerie feeling. I managed to capture this frame in spite of being behind the windshield of the car I was travelling in.”

Exposure Details
Camera:
Nikon D3000
Lens: Nikkor AF-S DX 18–55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR
Aperture: f/3.5
Shutterspeed: 1/3200sec
ISO: 400

"I was on my way to Nathu La pass in Sikkim, when the dense fog along the road gave me an eerie feeling. I managed to capture this frame in spite of being behind the windshield of the car I was travelling in." Photograph/Sanchar Saran

“I was on my way to Nathu La pass in Sikkim, when the dense fog along the road gave me an eerie feeling. I managed to capture this frame in spite of being behind the windshield of the car I was travelling in.” Photograph/Sanchar Saran

Footprints in the Sand

Amit Chandra Tiwari, New Delhi
“I was walking along the beach when I noticed the path made by my own footprints. I also included a bit of the sea and the sand to give the image more perspective.”

Exposure Details
Camera: Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H70
Aperture: f/8
Shutterspeed: 1/100sec
ISO: 80

"I was walking along the beach when I noticed the path made by my own footprints. I also included a bit of the sea and the sand to give the image more perspective." Photograph/Amit Chandra Tiwari

“I was walking along the beach when I noticed the path made by my own footprints. I also included a bit of the sea and the sand to give the image more perspective.” Photograph/Amit Chandra Tiwari

The Golden Hour

Akhil Gopi, Bengaluru
“I made this photograph in the grasslands of Wayanad forest, Kerala, during an early winter morning. The sunlight filtering through the trees along with the morning mist made for a spectacular sight.”

Exposure Details
Camera: Nikon D7000
Lens: Nikkor AF-S DX 18–105mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR
Aperture: f/5.6
Shutterspeed: 1/320sec
ISO: 250

"I made this photograph in the grasslands of Wayanad forest, Kerala, during an early winter morning. The sunlight filtering through the trees along with the morning mist made for a spectacular sight." Photograph/Akhil Gopi

“I made this photograph in the grasslands of Wayanad forest, Kerala, during an early winter morning. The sunlight filtering through the trees along with the morning mist made for a spectacular sight.” Photograph/Akhil Gopi

A Lonely Road

Aaron Cherian, Indore
“I have always been interested in photographing railway tracks because of the way they lead the viewer into the image. In this particular picture, the man walking away from the camera creates a sense of solitude and curiosity.”

Exposure Details
Camera: Canon EOS 1000D
Aperture: f/5.6
Shutterspeed: 1/400sec
ISO: 400

"I have always been interested in photographing railway tracks because of the way they lead the viewer into the image. In this particular picture, the man walking away from the camera creates a sense of solitude and curiosity." Photograph/Aaron Cherian

“I have always been interested in photographing railway tracks because of the way they lead the viewer into the image. In this particular picture, the man walking away from the camera creates a sense of solitude and curiosity.” Photograph/Aaron Cherian

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