PHOTOGRAPHS

  • First-hand account: Anna Isaac on a date with Chennai's playboy Sunder Ramu Yesterday

    Chennai: Photographer and actor Sunder Ramu's idea to date 365 women this year may be the talk of the town (nation?), but it was born with a simple agenda. I've known Sunder for about seven years now. We have common friends and while we have always hung out in a...
  • Chennai's own playboy Sunder Ramu to date 365 women in a year for a noble cause Yesterday

    Chennai: Move over Hugh Hefner. Chennai has its very own playboy who is going on 365 dates in 2015. But it's all for a good cause. Sunder Ramu from Chennai who is on a mission of 365 dates in the year is trying to raise funds for social causes. Sunder Ramu...
  • Now ballot papers to have candidates' photographs March 18, 2015

    New Delhi: To avoid confusion in the minds of the electorate in constituencies where namesakes are contesting, the Election Commission has decided that ballot papers will also carry pictures of the contestants besides their names and party symbols. An EC direction to all Chief Electoral Officers of states and UTs said...
  • These miniature replicas of world famous photographs are picture perfect March 18, 2015

    What started as a private joke between Switzerland-based photographers, Jojakim Cortis and Adrian Sonderegger, turned into a full fledged side project. Recreating history's most iconic photos.They create miniatures of those photos and they are exceptionally brilliant. The level of detailing surpasses the term 'hobby' by light-years and of course the...
  • Is that really you, Kylie Jenner? March 4, 2015

    Los Angeles: Reality TV star Kylie Jenner posted an Instagram photograph of herself with a skinnier frame. The 17-year-old shared the photograph on Sunday, reports people.com. "Throwback to when I was 15 pounds skinnier & had a little blonde goin on," she captioned the image, which showed her wearing a loose white...
  • A photographer travels around the globe to capture the diversity of natural feminine beauty in different cultures February 22, 2015

    Mihaela Noroc, a 30 years old photographer from Bucharest, Romania, started an unique independent project about women from all around the world called 'The Atlas of Beauty'. Mihaela traveled to 37 countries and captured the diversity of natural feminine beauty in different countries and cultures. The photos are absolutely breathtaking...
  • Did Justin Bieber gift himself a private jet on Christmas? December 28, 2014

    Los Angeles: Singer Justin Bieber has reportedly bought a private jet for Christmas. Bieber, who is worth an estimate $200 million, took to photo-sharing site Instagram and shared a picture of himself inside the plane and captioned it: "New jet for Christmas, and she's beautiful." He posted another photograph of the interior...
  • Watch: Photographer Raghu Rai recounts the horror of the Bhopal gas tragedy December 3, 2014

    Acclaimed photographer Raghu Rai recounts the horror 30 years since the Bhopal gas tragedy left over 10000 dead and crippled for generations to come. "The burial of an unknown child became an iconic image as a symbol of Bhopal Gas tragedy," said Raghu Rai. ...
  • Actress Natalie Dormer reacts to Jennifer Lawrence's nude photo leaks, calls the incident 'horrific' November 28, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Jennifer Lawrence's 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay-Part 1' co-star Natalie Dormer has said the incident involving the leak out of the former's nude photographs, as "horrific". The 32-year-old has spoken of the internet havoc in Nylon magazine's December 2014/January 2015 double issue, reports eonline.com. "What Jen went through recently was...
  • John F Kennedy wedding negatives sell for $34K at auction October 16, 2014

    Boston: One black-and-white photograph captures a dapper John F Kennedy slicing into his wedding cake. Another shows the family dog peeking out playfully from the folds of Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy's billowing white dress. The images were among those imprinted on 13 original negatives from the Kennedys' fairytale wedding that sold for...
  • Man held for sitting in police officer's chair, donning cap October 10, 2014

    Dehradun: A man engaged in mining activity was arrested after he got himself photographed at a police post in Dehradun sitting in the chair of a sub-inspector and wearing his cap in the presence of a constable on duty. Amir Khan was arrested on charges of committing a criminal offence by...
  • World's first photographs taken with 3D printed telescope September 21, 2014

    London: Researchers have unveiled the very first photos of space ever taken with a 100 pounds telescope that has been developed using a 3D printer. The telescope, based on Isaac Newton's reflecting telescope design, is called PiKon; a portmanteau made from combining the alternative spelling of 'icon', which is Greek for...
  • Salman Khan on photographers boycotting 'Bigg Boss' press meet: What can I do? I haven't stopped them from taking my photos, they have banned me September 13, 2014

    Mumbai: Photographers, who have decided to boycott events of actor Salman Khan, were Friday missing from his press conference to announce "Bigg Boss" season 8. Asked if was missing the photographers, Salman said: "What can I do... I can't force anyone. I have not stopped them from taking my pics... they...
  • Hollywood actresses photo leak: Why syncing your mobile may be a bad move September 3, 2014

    Days after nude photos of several prominent Hollywood actresses were leaked online, the focus is back on how insecure information online is. CNN's tech correspondent Samuel Burke explains why syncing your mobile phone to your computer at home is a bad move. ...
  • Faces of courage: Acid attack victims pose for a photo shoot August 21, 2014

    In an interview to CNNIBN, fashion photographer Rahul Saharan talks about some brave young acid attack survivor women who faced a photo shoot to draw attention to the issue. "I've shot with lots of models but shooting with them was a very different experience. It was just a small effort...
  • New software makes a single picture worth a thousand images August 16, 2014

    Washington: A picture is worth a thousand words, but what if the image could also represent thousands of other images? A new tool intends to do so. A new software developed by computer scientists at University of California Berkeley seeks to tame the vast amount of visual data in the world...
  • 7 tips that can help you take better photographs while on a holiday August 14, 2014

    Before raising your camera, try to work out where the light is coming from. Here are some more simple tips that can help you take the perfect holiday photographs. ...
  • Wikipedia refuses to remove a selfie clicked by a black macaque saying the monkey and not the photographer owns the copyright August 7, 2014

    A selfie taken by a black macaque on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi three years back has become a tug of war between Wikipedia and the photographer who claims he is the owner of the selfie. Wikipedia has refused to remove the famous selfie, saying the monkey and not the...
  • TWTW: Photographers refuse to take Salman's pictures July 20, 2014

    The photographer's union in Mumbai is miffed with the actor and his team of security staff. Later the shutterbugs reportedly requested Salman to pose at a particular spot, which the star refused to do. ...
  • Would be more than happy if this stand of not clicking my pictures continues:Salman Khan July 20, 2014

    Mumbai: In a clear message that he is in no mood to back down, Bollywood superstar Salman Khan today dared the paparazzi to continue with their ban on covering him and to make him apologise on the issue. "The good part is that the stand they (photographers) have taken, whether it...
  • Photos: You won't believe your eyes! This artist's stunningly realistic oil paintings of women look like actual photographs July 16, 2014

    Born in 1958 in Israel, Yigal Ozeri is an artist whose hyper realistic paintings of women in nature look like actual photographs, perhaps Instagrammed, that appear in your Facebook or Twitter feed. He lives and works in New York City and has a cult following around the world. If you...
  • Warning: These photos will keep you awake at night. A renowned photographer asked children to describe their worst nightmares and then photographed them! July 12, 2014

    This, my friend, is literally what nightmares are made of. Now you have a photo of it. How does that make you feel?Arthur Tress, the renowned American photographer specializing in the staged surrealism and exposition of the human body, asked children to describe their nightmares.He then immortalized them into photographs....
  • Couple held for cheating over 27 photographers June 20, 2014

    Mangalore: A couple hailing from Mysore has been arrested for allegedly cheating over 27 photographers by promising them American visa to take part in a photography exhibition, police said on Friday. An FIR was registered against the couple on the complaint of a citybased photographer who alleged that the duo...
  • Police vs police fight in Bangalore, public not amused May 31, 2014

    Bangalore: In Bangalore, a revolt has been brewing within the police department. This after a senior IPS officer was accused of clicking a woman's picture at a coffee shop. The officer claims it's an attempt by senior officers from the police department to defame him. Additional Director General of...
  • First look: Anand Gandhi reveals the first poster of his documentary feature March 31, 2014

    The 'Ship of Theseus' filmmaker Anand Gandhi revealed the first look of his next venture. The documentary feature is titled 'Proposition for a Revolution' and is directed by Khushboo Ranka and Vinay Shukla. Gandhi also urged the online community for active participation. ...
  • A photographer asked 12 convicts to handwrite sincere letters to their younger selves. The result is amazing March 31, 2014

    Photographer Trent Bell asked 12 convicts in the Maine prison system to handwrite sincere letters to their younger selves. The series is called 'Reflect'. ...
  • Probe ordered against Samajwadi Party corporator for sharing photographs of Gujarat riots March 21, 2014

    The Crime Branch of Varanasi police has launched a probe into a case involving the sharing of hate photographs of Gujarat riots allegedly by a Samajwadi Party corporator, officials said. According to police, SP corporator Varun Singh allegedly shared the said photos on his account on a social networking site. The...
  • Court to give verdict in Shakti mill gangrape cases on March 20 March 15, 2014

    Mumbai: A sessions court will on March 20 pronounce its verdict in two gang rape cases involving a photojournalist and telephone operator in separate incidents in the defunct Shakti Mills premises in Central Mumbai last year. Arguments by Special public prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam and defence lawyers today concluded before Principal Sessions...
  • The image which won World Press Photo Award for 2013 February 15, 2014

    The Hague: American photographer John Stanmeyer has won the World Press Photo award for 2013, it was announced Friday. Stanmeyer, of the VII Photo Agency, submitted a picture of African migrants on the shore of Djibouti city at night, raising their phones in an attempt to capture an inexpensive signal from...
  • IIT Kharagpur student uploads woman's nude pictures on internet, police probe on February 14, 2014

    An IIT student allegedly uploaded nude photographs of a woman on internet, the police said on Friday. 18yearold Surajit Kumar Jain, a second year Electronics and Communications student from Bilaspur, uploaded nude pictures of a woman, who is a teacher in the same district on internet last month, the police said. Following...