Black-and-white Delhi

Black-and-white Delhi

Turning India black-and-white is a daring task. One of the reasons India is often called a photographer's paradise is the vibrant colors it has to offer. However, I've decided to experiment a bit and turn some of the photos monochromic. Well, here are the results - there is a completely different feel to black-and-white Delhi. ...read more »

Inviting Delhi, or what to see in Delhi on a short visit

Inviting Delhi, or what to see in Delhi on a short visit

A couple of days ago I’ve come back from Delhi. It was my third visit to this city, and actually I hadn’t been planning to see much – the main purpose of my trip was to renew my passport in the Ukrainian embassy. To be honest, I expected this job to be complicated and boring, ...read more »

A visit to the Red Fort in Delhi – immersing yourself into the world of Mughal architecture

A visit to the Red Fort in Delhi – immersing yourself into the world of Mughal architecture

Red Fort is known as one of the” must sees “ in Delhi, and even if you’re one of those who go off the beaten path, visiting  this place will be rewarding in  so many ways. I consider myself a huge fan of beautiful architecture, but looking at the massive fortified walls, walking among the ...read more »

The Lotus Temple in Delhi

The Lotus Temple in Delhi

When we were planning our trip to Delhi and Agra, the idea of seeing the Lotus Temple fascinated me more than possibility to visit famous Taj. I know that these two structures can't be compared in terms of workmanship, artistry and general scale, but I find the concept of a giant lotus flower peacefully resting ...read more »

Memories of Delhi: Qutb Minar

Memories of Delhi: Qutb Minar

In a few weeks I'm going to Delhi. It's been a while since I visited this city, and my memories of it can't be simply described. The Indian capital wasn't exactly friendly, but I suppose expecting a friendly attitude from officers of the Ministry of Home Affairs would be too much 🙂 At the same ...read more »

“One photo, madam!” (Being photographed in India)

“One photo, madam!” (Being photographed in India)

If you've never felt like a celebrity, one visit to India might give you a taste of what it might be like 🙂 "One photo, madam!" - I kept hearing this phrase in stores, gardens, museums, malls and even trains.If I counted how many times I was requested to be photographed with groups of teenagers, ...read more »