The Free Culture

[textcol] “We needed a small favor… we need some high resolution shots for a photo-wall for our event. Please do let us know if you can spare some photographs for us.” “We want you to attend our conference and photograph it because it will be great for your portfolio.” “I don’t understand why you charge so much?! The other photographers…
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Psychedelic Tiger : Logo Design Engagement

This is one of the most fun branding assignments I have been part of. And the client contacted me via Twitter. A friend of mine @dhruvbhutani mentioned that one of his friends @talv, was looking for a logo designer for a new venture they were launching. I read that on this Twitter updates and asked him to ask his friend…
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Flipkart : Logo design engagement

In December 2010, Flipkart got in touch with me for a logo re-design assignment and I was thrilled that one of my favorite Indian e-commerce companies would like to work with me! They clearly mentioned they were also working with another designer / studio / agency for the very same project scope. PHASE ONE The process of developing the logo…
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Diwali 2011 Wallpaper design

Here’s a desktop and mobile phone wallpaper for your personal computers, your Android devices and your iPhones. Happy Diwali! Diwali wallpaper : 640 x 960 for your iPhone 4 Diwali wallpaper : 960 x 800 for your Nexus One Diwali wallpaper : 1024 x 768 Diwali wallpaper : 1280 x 960 Diwali wallpaper : 1440 x 900 Diwali wallpaper :…
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Experimental Retouching

And another update with the latest I experimented with today : more eyes make up – this time focusing on just the eyes. Don’t forget to click on the image to view the really huge version. This is the image I was trying to emulate. And below is what I came up with – using my own mugshot of course.…
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Batalik. Day One.

Previously in this series. 01. Leh. From the air. and 02. Drive. Leh to Batalik. Since we did lots of stuff while we were staying at Batalik, I’ve divided the blog posts into two days. Day two was quite eventful with some night photography as well. Day one was obviously spent recuperating and drinking brandy! Also see the series after…
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