Through my Lens-38

Hi there!

Welcome back to TML, a series where I share the world in photographs-some stories nature shares with us everyday, all we need to do is look.

As I type this post, I hear a sudden rumbling sound and my attention diverts from the laptop screen to the window beside me. The blazing hot sunrays are being replaced by a dimmer sunlight, caused by the clouds overshadowing the sun. The weather has been quite trecherous these past days, you would never know when it would start to rain.

And when you thought the rain had stopped and took a chance venturing out, a sudden downpour would drench you. When it was raining heavily in the morning and you thought you got a great reason to go a bit late to office, you would come to know that it was raining only in your area! So there were no flooded roads, no water to drench you and give you reason to stay back after all.

Can we ever trust the rainy days? I see the sun which had gone behind the clouds few moments ago is back in its full glory and oh, its gone again. And here comes the rumbling! Again.

This takes me back to the day(sometime last year), I was out, watching the weather change its shades. Let’s reminicence together!

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The Start

This signalled the beginning of something new and beautiful.. As was told in TML-37. The cool winds, darkening of the sky, and the varied responses by each creation of nature.. Let’s observe this together!

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The early responder

We are the boss!

This trio kept sitting at their place, not like our proactive friend, despite the winds.

The winds soon turned into a storm, with increased velocity. Now,There was dust blowing unabated- While some people ran to take shelter, others who were safely in their homes, sprinted to take off the clothes from clothes line.

I, being at home, went to the back area next where the clothes were. Some pigeons were relaxing there and this is how they reacted on seeing me:

Run for life..!

Towards a new home, where there won’t be any paparazzi!

Haha..! You can escape from my lens, dear pigeons.

Here is where they stopped for a break. And now you know how many of them had lined the back area!

Phew! We are back to safety

Wait, What about the living but stationary things like the trees?

Well, they were in for some on intense shocks! Stay tuned for it in the next installment, only on TML-39.

Here is a sneak peak:

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Unbound force of nature

27 comments

  1. Sha'Tara · September 30, 2016

    Good story. I love storms, always have. For untold generations my family, until my father’s time, were high seas fisherfolk, sailing from Brittany (France) the the famous Newfoundland Grand Banks. Water, massive ocean waves and storms are in the blood! But here in the Lower Mainland of B.C., Canada, storms are a rarity. A good thunder storm is always a treat!

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    • Hargun Wahi · September 30, 2016

      Wow! That quite an interesting and fascinating legacy to have.
      I hope you will like the upcoming pictures of storm too! We have them here now and then, and I have experienced being caught in a bad one myself. 😝

      Thanks a lot Sha’tara☺

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  2. Maitreni Mishra · September 30, 2016

    A beautiful story weaved Hargun and I absolutely loved your captures! πŸ™‚

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    • Hargun Wahi · September 30, 2016

      Thank you so much Maitreni! I’m glad to read this πŸ’

      Like

  3. Alok Singhal · September 30, 2016

    Nice shades there!

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  4. Prakash Hegade · September 30, 2016

    After a fortnight break, it has started raining back again! It is nice to freeze all the memories with photographs. The birds got lucky! Nice read.. πŸ™‚

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    • Hargun Wahi · September 30, 2016

      Yes, its been on and off here too.

      Its nice to travel back into the memory lane and relive all of it again. I’m glad you liked the post!

      The birds surely didn’t expect a photoshoot then. But then, we both were lucky to have chanced upon each other 😝

      Thanks a lot!

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  5. Somali K Chakrabarti · September 30, 2016

    Lovely pictures and narration.

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  6. Maniparna Sengupta Majumder · October 2, 2016

    Loved the narration, Hargun..and the pictures are beautiful… πŸ™‚ I especially liked the parrot…

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    • Hargun Wahi · December 30, 2018

      Thanks a lot. I’m glad to know that. Hope you’ll like next part too!
      Happy blogging πŸ™‚

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  7. Steve · October 23, 2016

    Beautiful pictures…….your name is beautiful as well….. Hargun, means complete qualities…….I’m in love with your name…..

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    • Hargun Wahi · October 24, 2016

      Thanks a lot. I’m glad you liked the pictures.
      The name is a gift from grandma πŸ™‚

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  8. Aquileana · October 25, 2016

    Hi Hargun! πŸ™‚ Great pics… you got an admirable close up in the third Photograph!… Nice one ! ⭐
    Love & best wishes for your week and beyond. Aquileana

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    • Hargun Wahi · October 25, 2016

      Hi Aquileana! Glad to see you πŸ™‚
      I’m glad you liked the pictures!
      Thanks a lot for the wishes and the appreciation πŸ’β˜Ί

      Like

  9. akash92blog · October 25, 2016

    beautifully narrated !! The pictures captured are amazing and perfect captions add to the beauty of the blog
    Keep sharing! πŸ™‚
    Am very new to the blogging world (2 days back)
    Kindly visit and review my blog as well:
    https://akash92blog.wordpress.com/2016/10/23/we-owe-them-all/

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  10. Ashish kumar · October 28, 2016

    Awesome story and pictures… liked it… πŸ™‚

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  11. elizarudolf · January 17, 2017

    I just love storms…. Nice post….. ☺

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    • Hargun Wahi · January 17, 2017

      Thank you. I’m glad you liked the post. Storms can bring about magnificent imagery.. Great to know you like them!

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  12. itsmyblogways · March 1, 2017

    So natural

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  13. Faraday's Candle · March 15, 2017

    Hi Hargun!
    The third photo is amazing!

    Liked by 1 person

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