Bluetick's PhotoBlog

My employer is sending me to Bangalore, India, to train people. I'll be there for a while. The idea of this blog is to post photos here to share with my friends…

A few more things growing out back. Yellow squash, with a few volunteer marigolds. Tomatoes. You may have noticed that my grass is very, very dormant. Might be…

My first tomato of the season. I worked on this one with GIMP (like Photoshop for Linux people, www.gimp.org [gimp.org].) Once I take off for India, I'll be…

After a very long trip, I'm in Bangalore. Sensory overload and sleep deprivation are competing for my neurons right now. I got to my hotel this morning (an…

I was hoping to have a few updates by now, but this first week has been rough. I'm working hard, feeling generally OK, trying to get enough rest, and hanging in…

I got out of my hotel again on Sunday, and took my camera. I needed toothpaste, and wanted to try to find my way around a little more. This is the sidewalk on…

Many Bangalore main streets, at least in this part of town, have walls on both sides. In places the streets are shaded by very large trees, with canopies easily…

I can never resist shooting flowers. These are all growing beside the rooftop swimming pool at my hotel. I don't know what any of them are called, or if they're…

The hotel moved me to another room on the same floor, with a nicer view. That's Lake Ulsoor in the distance.

This is apparently the local mosque. I can hear the call to prayer, five times a day, starting at five in the morning.

This modest little group is pay dirt for me. Cashews, dates, figs, a caloric indulgence, bottled water and coarse salt. I have located a grocery store. That it…

This is Bazaar Street, Bangalore, near my hotel. I can tell this place is for locals and not tourists because I haven't been accosted by touts here. There is…
Loading...
Up
Copyright @Photoblog.com