Tag Archives: Up Close to Nature

Willow River State Park, Wisconsin

I often wonder how rivers and streams keep flowing relentlessly without stopping and taking a pause. They are always in the transient state, and travel far and wide. Couple of weeks back, we had visited Willow River State Park in … Continue reading

Posted in Life, Nature, Photography, Travel, USA, Wisconsin | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 16 Comments

Weekly Photo Challenge: Reflecting

This was the sunset shot i took at Bush Lake, Bloomington, which is close to my house. It is part of this week’s challenge: Reflecting.

Posted in Minnesota, Nature, Photography, Sunset, Travel, USA | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 22 Comments

Weekly Photo Challenge: Green

This is my contribution for this week’s photo challenge: Green

Posted in Nature, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Good Match in Willow River State Park, Wisconsin

Waterfall and long exposure techniques are considered good match for shooting beautiful landscape photos of falling water. I took this shot of the waterfall in the Willow River State Park in the Wisconsin state of USA. Another long exposure shot of … Continue reading

Posted in Nature, Photography, Travel, USA, Wisconsin | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 17 Comments

Sunset at Bush Lake Bloomington

I had been always wanting to take a sunset picture with the reflection of dramatic light in the still and transparent waters of a lake – so transparent that i could even capture the stones lying on the lake-bed in … Continue reading

Posted in Life, Nature, Photography, Sunset, USA | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 33 Comments

Gooseberry Falls, Minnesota

This shot is of Gooseberry Falls, located in the state of Minnesota, USA. The falls is part of the Gooseberry Falls State Park, which is located 13 miles north of the small town of Twin Harbors on the scenic Minnesota Highway … Continue reading

Posted in Nature, Photography, Travel, USA | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

Lake Erie, Pennsylvania

This is the photo i took during my road trip in USA on the July 4th weekend of 2016. Enroute to Niagara Falls from Detroit, I visited the beautiful shores of Lake Erie in Presque Isle State Park in Pennsylvania. Submitting … Continue reading

Posted in Nature, Photography, Travel, USA | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 16 Comments

Sunset at Normandale Lake, Bloomington

Currently, apart from my six month old daughter and my family, i am also in love with nature these days. With the cold wintry weather of Minnesota giving way to spring, i am excited now, and continue to imagine and plan … Continue reading

Posted in Nature, Photography, Sunset, Travel, USA | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 24 Comments

Weekly Photo Challenge: Weight(less)

To me, this beautiful flower seems almost weightless. But when i think of the worth of such a weightless creation, i often wonder about the joy and serenity it provides to the nature-lovers. Many of the times, happiness isn’t so much … Continue reading

Posted in Art & Culture, Events, Nature, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 18 Comments

Tri-City Flower Show 2015

Having selected this shot for this week’s challenge – trio, I am wondering now what forms trio in this shot. Is it the three roses? Or the combination of saucer, cup and flowers? Coincidentally, there is a third trio as … Continue reading

Posted in Art & Culture, Nature, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments