Your Pictures: November 2012

 

Here is a look at the best photographs made by our readers across the country in the November 2012 issue of the magazine.

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

The Editor, Better Photography, Infomedia18 Limited,
Ruby House, ‘A’ Wing, J K Sawant Marg,
Dadar (West), Mumbai – 400028, India.

Email: entries@betterphotography.in

Kiss of Love

Manu Vikraman, Thiruvananthapuram
“To me, this silhouette is a perfect representation of love. I was watching this pair of birds for a long time, when one of the two moved closer to the other as if kissing. This is when I made the image.”

Exposure Details
Camera: Nikon D40x
Lens: Sigma 70–200mm
Aperture: f/5.6
Shutterspeed: 1/4000sec
ISO: 400

“To me, this silhouette is a perfect representation of love. I was watching this pair of birds for a long time, when one of the two moved closer to the other as if kissing. This is when I made the image.” Photograph/Manu Vikraman

“To me, this silhouette is a perfect representation of love. I was watching this pair of birds for a long time, when one of the two moved closer to the other as if kissing. This is when I made the image.” Photograph/Manu Vikraman

Celebrating Childhood

Abhai Asokan, Thiruvananthapuram
“I made this image by the beachside. To me, the image symbolises the exuberance of childhood and how kids enjoy life completely.”

Exposure Details
Camera: Nikon D40
Aperture: f/5.6
Shutterspeed: 1/250sec
ISO: 200

“I made this image by the beachside. To me, the image symbolises the exuberance of childhood and how kids enjoy life completely.” Photograph/Abhai Asokan

“I made this image by the beachside. To me, the image symbolises the exuberance of childhood and how kids enjoy life completely.” Photograph/Abhai Asokan

Flying By

Karthikeyan R K, Chennai
“I saw a boy flying a kite on the beach and it immediately caught my eye. I moved in closer to include the sky as well as the sea in my frame.”

Exposure Details
Camera: Canon EOS 400D
Aperture: f/9
Shutterspeed: 1/2500sec
ISO: 400

“I saw a boy flying a kite on the beach and it immediately caught my eye. I moved in closer to include the sky as well as the sea in my frame.” Photograph/Karthikeyan R K

“I saw a boy flying a kite on the beach and it immediately caught my eye. I moved in closer to include the sky as well as the sea in my frame.” Photograph/Karthikeyan R K

The Joy of Freedom

Anant Singh, New Delhi
“I made this image on 15 August which is India’s Independence Day. To me, this image represents the joy of freedom that we now enjoy and often take for granted.”

Exposure Details
Camera: Canon EOS 60D
Aperture: f/11
Shutterspeed: 1/250sec
ISO: 200

“I made this image on 15 August which is India’s Independence Day. To me, this image represents the joy of freedom that we now enjoy and often take for granted.” Photograph/Anant Singh

“I made this image on 15 August which is India’s Independence Day. To me, this image represents the joy of freedom that we now enjoy and often take for granted.” Photograph/Anant Singh

Calm and Serene

Bhavya Joshi, Rajkot
“Every year, thousands of flamingos arrive to breed in the marshes of the Rann of Kutch region of Gujarat. It was a challenge to shoot in the harsh light of noon but I am pleased with the final image.”

Exposure Details
Camera: Canon EOS 550D
Lens: Tamron 70–300mm
Aperture: f/5.6
Shutterspeed: 1/4000sec
ISO: 400

“Every year, thousands of flamingos arrive to breed in the marshes of the Rann of Kutch region of Gujarat. It was a challenge to shoot in the harsh light of noon but I am pleased with the final image.” Photograph/Bhavya Joshi

“Every year, thousands of flamingos arrive to breed in the marshes of the Rann of Kutch region of Gujarat. It was a challenge to shoot in the harsh light of noon but I am pleased with the final image.” Photograph/Bhavya Joshi

In Flight

B Venkata Phani, Visakhapatnam
“I was on a trip to the Dwarka temple, Gujarat and there was a huge flock of pigeons outside. All of a sudden, they took flight to move to their feeding area. At that moment, I was right under their path and made this picture as they flew over me.”

Exposure Details
Camera: Canon EOS 550D
Aperture: f/6.3
Shutterspeed: 1/200sec
ISO: 100

“I was on a trip to the Dwarka temple, Gujarat and there was a huge flock of pigeons outside. All of a sudden, they took flight to move to their feeding area. At that moment, I was right under their path and made this picture as they flew over me.” Photograph/B Venkata Phani

“I was on a trip to the Dwarka temple, Gujarat and there was a huge flock of pigeons outside. All of a sudden, they took flight to move to their feeding area. At that moment, I was right under their path and made this picture as they flew over me.” Photograph/B Venkata Phani

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