‘Non-Smokers die everyday!’

So opined Bill Hicks, the legendary US comedian. A talented guy with humorously cynical views on consumerism/religion/materialism and anything in between. You can hear more…

Digital photo restoration and the story of a crocodile hunter (Backwater Dundee).

Digital photo restoration and the story of a crocodile hunter (Backwater Dundee).

Posing for this extended family photograph, in the late 1940’s, are my great grandparents, their two sons and their brood, which includes my dad (the 9-10 year old on the extreme left). My grandfather is behind my dad with my grandmother right next to him. Two of my uncles are the other young males in the photograph. Locale – the famous back-water area of Kerala, India called, Allepey. The perfect setting for crocodile hunt episode.

Time lapse in a static frame

The young‘uns were making the best of the mild weather when I chanced on this photo-op. I’ve been waiting to do something like this for…

The Bicyclist

It was the week spring arrived early…at least by Montreal standards. Early April is a time when Montrealers normally prepare for winters parting blows/snow-storm. This…