Breeding grounds of the Bar headed Geese (Anser indicus)
Self portrait at the wetlands
Growth spurred by the melting snow at the wetlands
A Karzog villager on his horse
Sun down at Karzog
The camp at Tsomorirri
Sunrise at Tsomoriri
A nomadic settlement at "Foo"
The cash rich Nomads with their assets of "Pashmina" sheep
The milking of Pashmina sheep
The onset of winter freezes small streams at "Foo"
Puga valley, Chang Tang, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir Geothermal belt - area with tectonic faults to the ascent of hydrothermal fluids (hot water and mineral deposits and sulfur fumaroles). A three foot thick deposit of borates covers an area of two square miles.
“ Daring ideas are like chessmen moved forward. They may be beaten, but they may start a winning game.” - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Nikhilesh Mahakur " Nikhil", a true blue Capricorn, born on the 1st of January, educated with a bachelors degree in Electronics engineering, and a MBA from Xavier’s Institute of Management, currently based at Bangalore , India An IT professional and an avid traveler, with an inherent passion for photography. The passion for photography has been a learning experience and will continue to be an ethical journey of learning with new experiences trying to capture “Life” and it’s moments ‘as is’. Having indulged in serious photography over the last seven years, my primary interest lies in wildlife and people photography. I still use film bodies occasionally for portraiture. Life so far and going ahead, with my experiences with photography has been and will continue to be a learning experience which I shall strive to share with all and hope to make a difference especially for wildlife.