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All photographs by Prabhat

Wow! Looks like a painting!

‘ Wow! it looks like a painting’. I don’t know who coined this phrase as a compliment or appreciation for a photograph but it is one most heard or read compliment after ‘a picture speaks thousand words.’ Yes it is a painting, indeed. The word photography derived by combination of two Greek words, phōtos meaning light and graphé meaning drawing. Read more

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Looking into mirror is not an act of photography

Film Director and photographer Wim Wenders recently spoke to BBC News about mobile phone photography and said, “Photography is more alive than ever, and at the same time it’s more dead than ever.” He observes, “The trouble with iPhone pictures is nobody sees them. Even the people who take them don’t look at them any more. Read more

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Photoshoped image or original?

There was a time when a good photograph often invited query like which camera or lens you have used. By the time it has changed a bit, people now question whether it was a Photoshoped image or original? I have come across many people who do not forget to mention that their’s is a mobile picture. Read more