Sunset on Karkai Mountain

SUNSET ON KARAKI MOUNTAIN : CLIMBING IN INDIA

I do a lot of panoramic photography but I wanted to try producing a panoramic HDR image so I could control the background and foreground exposures without losing any detail.  A 2 day camping trip around the stunning hills of Karkai Mountain in India was the perfect setting to attempt this for the first time.

I took 4 photos with 9 bracketed exposures [-4 -3 -2 -1 0 +1 +2 +3 +4].  A total of 36 images!

Each set […]

Sunset on Karkai Mountain

TAXI! : CLIMBING IN INDIA

This image was taken at the start of the trek around Karaki Mountain.

The journey to get here from Mumbai was a 3 hour train ride, followed by a 4 hour taxi ride, followed by a uncomfortably hot and cramped final 20 minute drive in the back of this van.  All of this before a day’s trek to the top of the mountain in 30° heat.

After dropping the 6 of us off at the base of […]