Photos from the final presentations of projects in the Interaction of Light & Matter course at UChicago in Fall 2012.
Haiku on moments of inspiration and discovery.
Set of abstract photos depicting colour and form in photography.
haiku and traditional mixed media art inspired by Sandman
Series of photos of an interaction at a road-side shop in Kolkata, India
I thought what I’d do was, I’d pretend I was one of those deaf-mutes. or should I?
“Hi. I’m Spider Jerusalem. I smoke. I take drugs. I drink. I wash every six weeks.”
And I wake up… But it is still dark; terrible nightmare! I can’t see a thing. Surely it must be daylight by now; and about 8am. I can hear the roar of cars zooming by outside the window, and the impatient drivers honking mercilessly, and the continuous drone of the ‘El’ as it schleps about on the tracks, and a jack hammer pounding into concrete somewhere close, and Mrs. Bernstein yelling at Mr. Bernstein, and Mr. Bernstein bawling back, and Baby Bernstein wailing her lungs out, and Mutt Bernstein barking, and a tap, dripping, and dripping, and dripping, and…
a simple dark template and theme for Beamer class in LaTeK
Some old drawings (from Jan 2009) of Edward Elric from the manga/anime Fullmetal Alchemist.
I generally carry my camera around with me. Much to their surprise (and sometimes annoyance), I take pictures of people I hang-out with.
Cloud Gate, fondly called the Bean, is a brilliant public sculpture by Anish Kapoor standing in Millenium Park, Chicago. Last week it was home to Luminous Field, a light and sound show installation by Luftwerk. It was a great show marred only by the huge crowd that showed up and very cleverly decided to stand on the projected lights to ruin the visual experience.
Mahabaleshwar is a small city located in the Western Ghats or Sahyadri range in the Western part of India. Being nested in the Sahyadri mountains, it is a popular destination for people escaping the summer heat and at one time served as the summer capital for the Bombay Province during the British rule in India.