Saturday, January 30, 2010

Moon of the Year

Biggest Moon of 2010

The biggest and brightest full moon of the year 2010 will be in the sky today. The moon did not gain any extra pounds, but it looks bigger as moon reaches closest to earth today due to the elliptic orbit. More details can be found in this yahoo news article.

In the crowd, yet lonely

Zinnia flower

Saturday, January 23, 2010

Republic Day Flower show at Lalbagh

Photos from the 2010 Republic Day Flower Show at Lalbagh, Bangalore. The photos from Aug 2009 are here.

Flower Arrangements


Replica of Qutab Minar made of flowers

Qutab Minar made out of flowers

Qutab Minar made out of flowers


Orchids

Saturday, January 16, 2010

Creative Commons License applied to this blog

I was thinking of applying Creative Commons (CC) License to the images posted in this site for a while. Few days back I happened to read a nice article in Digital Photography School site on applying CC license to photographs and decided to move forward. Now the photographs posted by me in this blog are licensed under CC Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 India license.
In a nutshell, any one can share and adapt photos in this blog for non-commercial use provided attribution is given to the author and the derivative works licensed under the similar license. The Creative Commons License is irrevocable.

Edit 2013-07-24 : Changed the licence to Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported (CC BY-SA 3.0)



Old House


An old house seen near Bannerghatta National Park, Bangalore.

Thursday, January 14, 2010

Scribus - Calendar 2010

I was checking out Scribus, an Open Source Desktop Publishing software. Found a script to generate calendars and tried out for 2010. A sample calendar can be downloaded from here. It is a 4 MB pdf file.

Wednesday, January 6, 2010

The Big Banyan Tree

The Big Banyan Tree, believed to be 400 years old, is near Kengari in Bangalore.

Big Banyan Tree

As the main root has fallen some time back, it looks like they are different trees.

Big Banyan Tree

Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported (CC BY-SA 3.0) License

Creative Commons License
The images and photographs posted in this blog by Prime Jyothi are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported (CC BY-SA 3.0) License.