An amazing view shot at the Badlands national park in South Dakota. The rugged landscape is in stark contrast to the green pastures (North American prairie) normally visible at this place.
Split Rock is one of the oldest lighthouses in USA. Built in 1910 at a cost of $75000 it boasted an advanced lens/light system imported from France. I took this shot around 6 in the evening… and the smooth water is the result of a 76 second exposure..
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And check out the color version here: Flickr
Water levels in Bangalore fall as illegal pumps and rampant digging affect the water table. A late monsoon has mitigated the harm this year. But its a worrying situation.
Pictured is an old hand pump.
Noticed a large number of men buying balloons at Cubbon Park. Bangalore. Presumably for their women.
Giant Bamboo trees adorn Cubbon Park. The creaking noise they make when the wind blows is really spooky!
Nagarahole National Park forms apart of the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve and together with Bandipur National Park (875 sq. kms) and Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary (325 sq. kms) to its South East and Wayanad (350 sq. kms) to the South-West, is one of the last remaining and best protected habitats for endangered species like the Elephant and the Tiger.