New Year Problem

How to dispose of old calendars with images of Gods?


Red Camel

Red Camel

A red camel invites customers to a coffee shop in Besant Nagar

Sony A 6400: f/4.5; 1/200; ISO 100

E18-135 @27mm


It must have been a long night for this construction worker as he is still enjoying his sleep even at 8 a.m.

Portrait of a Corn Seller

Corn seller at Elliot’s Beach

He sells corn cobs by the seashore.

He had just laid out his fare and waiting for his first custom.

The Motorcycle Rider


At Uroor Olcott Kuppam, Besant Nagar

Sony A 6400 Manual Mode; f/11; 1/250 ; ISO 400; E 18-135 @32 mm

Animal Lovers

Every morning, on the beaches of Chennai (at Marina and Elliot’s) you will find a group of people feeding pigeons and other birds. Most of them are Marwadis from the Jain cmmunity.

Here a group of them taking a respite.

It is a Dog’s Life for Singles

At Besant Nagar Beach

The beach is no place for singles.

Sony A 6400 On manual mode. f/6.3; 1/200; ISO 250

E18-135 @42mm

Roll Baby Roll

Besant Nagar

A sanitation worker in Besant Nagar pulling her wheeled bin.

These workers have been active all the time despite bad weather and lockdown.

Wayside stores

Luz corner

The footpath in Luz corner is chock-a-block with stalls selling all kinds of goods. Here is one.

Cauliflower Pakoda and Delhi Appalam

Fast Food kiosk

A fast food cart near Thiruvanmiyur beach.