Sunday, September 1, 2013

Helios 44M 2/58


The $10 lens.

Monday, March 25, 2013

Pieter Both


This is the most iconic mountain of Mauritius. A national symbol which features on the official logo of the Mauritius. At 820m, the 2nd highest mountain of the island has claimed many victims among the brave who dared to defy it…


So, how hard can it be?

Monday, March 18, 2013

Maha Shivratri 2013


A week before the festival was to be celebrated, I was on my way to the annual pilgrimage to Ganga Talao…


Sunday, March 10, 2013

My First DSLR


It was only a couple of 6 months ago that I bought the Canon S100. & now I’ve bought yet another Canon.

Thursday, December 6, 2012

Trois Mamelles


Strictly speaking, it should be 1 Mamelle because we climbed only one of the 3 breasts...

The last time I had climbed a mountain was Corps de Garde, last year. Hence 2 months ago, thanks to the GPS tracks provided by, I ventured towards my first trek of 2012.


Time to get back in the game.

Saturday, October 6, 2012



In every university student’s life, at the end of his studies, there comes a day when everything comes together. A day when he can reap the rewards of nights spent Googling assignments, of days spent in the library copying homework and of the stress due to last-minute revisions. A day when his parents are proud of him. Graduation day.

Well, enough of hyperbole, here’s my account of my graduation at UOM.


Monday, October 1, 2012

Montagne des Signaux at night


The last time I climbed Signal Mountain, I said I would be back for another attempt at sunset, with a better camera. Only this time, I had two new cameras to test; my S100 and another one with a 41MP sensor