A Camel in Thar

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The Ship of the Desert in a sea of sand. However clich├ęd it may be, a photograph of a camel in the desert was one in my to do lists before I set out for Rajasthan. Got a beautiful chance to capture a turbaned rider on his camel against the setting sun and did not miss it …

Photo Essays, Rajasthan

Puru

Puru is an IT Project Manager from Pune, India and an avid blogger. He is passionate about travel, photography, cinema and books. He blogs on Shadows Galore, Art House Cinema, The Mutinous Indian and Antarnaad.

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  • umashankar pandey

    Nice to see one of your dreams in pixels. It is an excellent transformation!

    • http://www.shadowsgalore.com/ Puru

      Yes .. Now I want to go deeper in the desert, where there are none

  • Amit Agarwal

    Great shot! Sharp silhouettes!!

    • http://www.shadowsgalore.com/ Puru

      Thanks Amit. It was not actually dark yet, but the sun did the trick :)

  • http://profiles.google.com/sunil.deepak sunil deepak

    Very nice shot and colours

    • http://www.shadowsgalore.com/ Puru

      Thanks Sunil :)

  • http://joshidaniel.com/ joshi daniel

    wonderful picture :)

  • http://www.facebook.com/joshidaniel Joshi Daniel

    excellent :)

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