Super Moon

May 5, 2012. Super moon in the year 2012 © 2012 Vishwas Vanar. All rights reserved

It was all over the news and I figured might as well take a first shot at some night photography. This one took quite some practice shots and finally nailed it at the right settings in Manual mode. My best … Continue reading

The Quad

The Quad © 2012 Vishwas. All rights reserved.

Took a small stroll along the quad at university of Illinois last night. What an amazing ambience and a beautiful night. Couldn’t resist taking some pics of moi and moi amour

Japan House

Sunset © 2012 Vishwas Vanar. All rights reserved.

University of Illinois has some really nice botanical gardens. One of them is called Japan House. We decided to take a hike up there and took some snaps. Here are a few edits from there.

Sunset

Sunset © 2012 Vishwas Vanar. All rights reserved

Returned home from work today evening and found the beautiful sunset. Had to crouch down on the cold grass but every shot was worth it. Just a few crops but no editing involved at all.

Let it snow

Let it snow © 2012 Vishwas. All rights reserved.

Oh the weather outside is frightful, But the fire is so delightful, And since we’ve no place to go, Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! It doesn’t show signs of stopping, And I’ve bought some corn for … Continue reading

Bye Bye 2011

Tranquility © 2012 Vishwas. All rights reserved.

Wanted to end the year with a serene snap of a beautiful sunrise. 2011 the year that was….

Cincinnati, OH

Bird House © 2011 Vishwas Vanar. All rights reserved.

Went for a job interview at University of Cincinnati and took a small tour of Ault Park. A really nice foggy morning with beautiful fall colors and Halloween decorations

Happy Feet

Happy Feet © 2011 Vishwas. All rights reserved.

A nice walk along millennium park in downtown Chicago

Diwali 2011

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Diwali was fun this year. The best time I’ve had in a long time. Friends, family and food. What else do you need in life? 😀

Angry birds

This almost looked like those pigs on Angrybirds © 2011 Vishwas Vanar. All rights reserved.

Halloween is still a month away but I could not resist taking these pics at my local grocery store. They almost look like the the little evil piggies in the angry birds game

Aperture Log

Time to switch on a new page in life © 2011 Vishwas Vanar. All rights reserved.

A new blog a new beginning. The original website at xvzx.net was built with keeping just one thing in mind – creating a web presence. This was back in 2006 when I was also applying to universities across the US … Continue reading