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What I do
Photography is one of my passions. A selection of images can be found in the ‘Galleries’ section. They will be updated regularly so do keep visiting.
I inherited a love for wildlife from my father with a partiality for birds. (I guess that is pretty evident from the way they dominate my images!)
I like to write. Am I any good? Maybe…maybe not! But that isn’t going to stop me! A few favourites are in the next section, others are in the ‘Blog ‘ menu.
A surgical oncologist by profession, after three decades of practice I’m looking forward to moving on and exploring what else life has on offer.
Friday, 12, May, 2023. Calangute, Goa. 7.30am. A short while ago I had brewed my coffee, unlocked the door leading to the backyard, placed the binoculars and coffee mug on the garden table, set the camera and tripod besides me and, after checking the exposure settings, lowered myself into one the chairs that gave me the…
Spectacular scenery… territorial disputes… pashmina shawls… Wazwan cuisine … walnuts. These are some of the things that most people would normally associate with Kashmir. But birds??!!!! I must admit this was my reaction as well when I was invited by a couple of friends to join them on a birding trip covering the areas in…