A portrait is not merely capturing a person / persons or just their expressions. It is about emotions and for a portrait to be good and appealing the presence of a ‘story’ element is important. The viewer must connect to the pic and it should stir something within each and make one react. In photography Portraits are a specialized genre and not easy to shoot. A lot of emphasis is laid on the lighting which when imperfect can mar even the most beautiful of subjects.. Here the model is seen captured sitting inside a car. Prisoner of her own beauty??
Spiders are found everywhere on earth except Antarctica. So far over 40,000 species and over 109 families have been recorded by Taxonomists. Spiders are said to have about six types of silk glands in their abdomen and webs differ in the size, shape and amount of sticky thread used in them. They are characterized by eight legs and fangs that can inject venom.
Whiskey literally means ‘water of life.’ It is made from mashing and fermenting different grains like barley, rye, wheat and maize. It is then distilled and aged in wooden casks. Indian whiskey has fermented molasses as its base. There are different varieties of whiskey – Malt whiskey, Blended Malt, Grain Whiskey, Single Malt Whiskey and Single Cask to name a few.
Dragonflies whizzing across plants in a garden are always a delight to watch. Said to be one of the fastest in the world these flies have multifaceted eyes and 2 pairs of transparent wings that add to the beauty of these insects. Although they are blessed with six legs most of them cannot walk well. They feed on mosquitoes, small insects and very rarely on butterflies. They are commonly found near lakes, streams, ponds, wetlands and water bodies since their larvae known as ‘nymphs’ are aquatic.