I wanted to continue that practice in 2014. But unfortunately I couldn't. Perhaps I was too distracted. Perhaps I was too jammed with things at my personal end. Perhaps I ran out of ideas. I just couldn't finish 100 clicks.
I left my job in March 2014. Went into a hiatus for four months and joined a new job in August 2014. Here I had to travel everyday 17km one way. That made it 34km road journey on daily basis. Traveling in an auto-rickshaw was boring and definitely tiring, esp when your sleep deprived soul is being rushed to workplace early morning. Same route, same traffic signals, same traffic jam- it almost killed my creativity. But one fine day I decided to carry my gadget for a change. Then what... I had to love my mundane auto-rickshaw drives.
"Bangalore on Auto Rickshaw"- a series of photo documentation that I started to break the monotony while shuttling between home and office in auto-rickshaw:
trying to hone my photography skill,
trying not to doze off in the auto-rick,
trying to catch moving and speeding objects,
trying to keep myself rooted and attached to my passion,
trying to capture a city the way I see it everyday,
trying to make my daily commute interesting......
Its a lot of trying to love what I love to do. Stay tuned to see more and more of Bangalore through my lens from a moving(or stuck) auto-rickshaw.
P.S.~ Some photos may be shaky and blurred. Now that's the challenge(for the viewer :P), isn't it!?!... :)
|Wall-art of DRDO's campus.|
|Kynkyny Art Gallery~ A must visit.|
On Infantry Road
|"Built like a gun, goes like a bullet"|
On road~ Royal Enfield
Somewhere on Infantry Road.
|A day before 15th August. |
Somewhere near Manipal Center
Near Metro Station, MG Road.
|Of policemen and their service~|
Somewhere near Trinity Circle.
|Yet to open~|
Near Frazer Town
|Spice your taste buds~ The oriental style|
|Strong, Fearless and Powerful like Lord Hanuman, |
An artwork on some lorry, near Manipal Center.
|Of Autowallahs and their drama.|
Well most auto-rickshaw drivers are good souls, I believe.
I have encountered only a few (five or six) villains in last eight years in this city.