Went up on the roof to see if I could take some nice night shots. On one end was a waning moon….
On the other, a bedecked Mazaar, all dressed up for the 12th of Rabi ul Awwal……
The view from my balcony. Some sunsets just make you run for your camera 🙂
What I didn’t get to see up close in the wild in a reserve called Mikumi in Tanzania…..
It helps though, that I now have a much better zoom lens. 🙂
You know, you can touch a stick of dynamite, but if you touch a venomous snake it’ll turn around and bite you and kill you so fast it’s not even funny.
(Seen in the Reptile Room of the Karachi Zoo, summer 2012)
…it would be this one.
I just have to slow down, or stop altogether and stare, if I chance upon an Amaltas on my jaunts around the city.
If this isn’t magic…what is?
In a garden named after Gandhi, in the heart of the city….a remnant of a colonial past.
Encountered early Sunday morning, 25th March, at the Burhani Car Rally 2012. This little girl was NOT too impressed by all this festivity and refused to crack a smile despite her mother’s cajoling 🙂