Your Pictures: March 2013

 

Here is a look at the best photographs made by our readers across the country in the March 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

The Green Enticer

Parimal R Patel, Navsari
“I was trekking through a forest one day, when I came across this green vine snake. Its stance combined with its beautiful colours made for a striking capture.”

Exposure Details
Camera:
Canon EOS 7D
Aperture: f/7.1
Lens: Canon EF-S 18–135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS
Shutterspeed: 1/320sec
ISO: 200

“I was trekking through  a forest one day, when  I came across this green  vine snake. Its stance  combined with its  beautiful colours made  for a striking capture.” Photograph/Parimal R Patel

“I was trekking through a forest one day, when I came across this green vine snake. Its stance combined with its beautiful colours made for a striking capture.” Photograph/Parimal R Patel

Fluttering Golden Nuggets

Alan Varghese, Thiruvananthapuram
“Bees are the most organised and dedicated creatures in the insect world. This was a beautiful moment where I captured their hectic working schedule.”

Exposure Details
Camera:
Canon EOS 1000D
Lens: Canon EF-S 55–250mm f/4-5.6 IS
Aperture: f/8
Shutterspeed: 1/1600sec
ISO: 800

“Bees are the most  organised and dedicated  creatures in the insect  world. This was a  beautiful moment where  I captured their hectic  working schedule." Photograph/Alan Varghese

“Bees are the most organised and dedicated creatures in the insect world. This was a beautiful moment where I captured their hectic working schedule.” Photograph/Alan Varghese

A Delicate Visitor

Subhash Rawat, Dehradun
“The sun had almost set while I was wandering in a field. I noticed a dragonfly standing very still and decided to shoot a silhouette, as I thought it would go well against the orange sky.”

Exposure Details
Camera:
Canon EOS 1000D
Aperture: f/5.6
Shutterspeed: 1/40sec
ISO: 400

“The sun had almost set  while I was wandering  in a field. I noticed a  dragonfly standing very  still and decided to shoot  a silhouette, as I thought it  would go well against the  orange sky.” Photograph/Subhash Rawat

“The sun had almost set while I was wandering in a field. I noticed a dragonfly standing very still and decided to shoot a silhouette, as I thought it would go well against the orange sky.” Photograph/Subhash Rawat

 

Show of Dominance

Vishnu Sivadas, Chennai
“I made this photograph while visiting a marshland. What looked like two egrets dancing, was in fact a territorial fight between the two birds.”

Exposure Details
Camera:
Canon EOS 50D
Lens: Sigma APO 150–500mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM
Aperture: f/5.6
Shutterspeed: 1/1250sec

“I made this photograph  while visiting a marshland.  What looked like two  egrets dancing, was in  fact a territorial fight  between the two birds.” Photograph/Vishnu Sivadas

“I made this photograph while visiting a marshland. What looked like two egrets dancing, was in fact a territorial fight between the two birds.” Photograph/Vishnu Sivadas

 

Walking on a Thin Line

Aroon Kalandy, Kozhikode
“One morning, while I was wandering in my garden, I had an unexpected visitor in a rather unique situation. The ant and the image forming in the water bubble looked like the perfect frame.”

Exposure Details
Camera:
Sony Alpha 200
Lens: Tamron SP AF 90mm f/2.8 Di Macro
Aperture: f/9
Shutterspeed: 1/125sec
ISO: 100

“One morning, while I was  wandering in my garden,  I had an unexpected  visitor in a rather unique  situation. The ant and  the image forming in the  water bubble looked like  the perfect frame.” Photograph/Aroon Kalandy

“One morning, while I was wandering in my garden, I had an unexpected visitor in a rather unique situation. The ant and the image forming in the water bubble looked like the perfect frame.” Photograph/Aroon Kalandy

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