Travel photography tips and tricks

November 29, 2019 09:26 am

Travel and photography have become almost synonymous in today’s world. Taking pictures to document your travels has become a norm, so much so that cameras have become a travel essential just like your passport and ticket. As each place we visit has its own culture, cuisine, and traditions, you need to be able to capture the uniqueness of the particular place that you are visiting.

A series of black-and-white photographs dating back to the Rolling Stones’ first concert tour in 1963 will be seen by the public for the first time when they go on display in east London this month.

Looking back

September 27, 2019 08:42 am

Have you ever wondered what Kathmandu looked like many years back? Was it just as chock-a-block with concrete houses and plagued with traffic back then as well? A photo exhibition at The Taragaon Museum might answer some of your questions.

Getting back to the wilderness

September 13, 2019 11:49 am

The life of a wildlife photographer is one with many challenges. One has to wake up early, wait for hours on end, and sometimes over days, to capture that one shot and learn about animal migration patterns and their behavior. However, looking at the photographs, one can safely say that the results are worth it.

Ancient Pokhara in exhibition

January 3, 2019 18:25 pm

Though many are familiar with the natural beauty of Pokhara, they are not aware of how Pokhara looked like hundred years ago. People have no idea about the structure of the city back then. Taking this into consideration, Dirghaman and Ganeshman Chitrakar Art Foundation organized a photo exhibition titled ‘Dirghaman Chitrakar ko paschim kshetra ko tyo bela ko yatra.’

Indra Jatra in photos

October 11, 2018 09:54 am

The solo exhibition of 11-year-old Shashwat Budhathoki was held at Premier International School, Khumaltar, on Tuesday. Altogether 20 photographs based on Indra Jatra were displayed at the exhibition.

KATHMANDU, July 5: Here are the award winning photographs from “Nepal Photo Contest – 2018” organized by Photo Journalist Club on the six different categories such as Culture and Tourism, Daily Life, Nature and Wildlife, Nepal smiles, News, Sports and Photo of the year.

BHAKTAPUR, March 27: The photos of Kathmandu valley and its surroundings taken during 1950s by renowned Swiss geologist Dr Toni Hagen have been kept in exhibition in Bhaktapur.

RATNANAGAR, Feb 21: The Tharu Cultural Museum and Research Centre at Bachhauli, the nearest Tharu village to Sauraha, has various old assets, photographs and paintings which are major attraction to visitors.

KATHMANDU, Nov 14: Nepali photographers have organized a two-week photo exhibition in Witzenhausen, Germany that began on November 11.  The exhibition titled ‘Nepal – Daily life, Culture and Landscape’ features a set of 30 photographs by Chandra Shekhar Karki, senior photographer; Aishu Mathema and Deepak Tolange, who are also the organizers and curators of the exhibition.

Tihar rewind in five photographs

November 1, 2016 17:38 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 1: This year’s Tihar has come with an end with Bhaitika on Tuesday. The five-day festival is considered to be of great importance as it shows reverence to not just the humans and the Gods, but also to the animals like crows, cows and dogs who maintain an intense relationship with humans.

These photographs will drive you crazy!

October 31, 2016 11:54 am

You can look at a Pelle Cass photo for several moments before realizing it doesn’t make sense. See if you can spot what’s going on in this picture of people walking down the stairs:

Photographs of the day

October 18, 2016 09:09 am

Photo feature for 18th October 2016.

KATHMANDU, Aug 28: The Press Council Nepal (PCN) has sought clarification from eight online news portals for publishing gruesome photographs related to the victims of the Trishuli bus accident on August 26.