Guest Author: Preet Kaur
The breathtaking season of monsoon which brings in a joy of celebration is here! The cold breeze and the drizzling of rain drops bring an exquisite smile on peoples face and thus the boiling heat fades away. The weather turns pleasant and sets a delightful mood. The city becomes clean and the smell of rain echoes around.
This magical season spreads around and makes the green areas of the state high-lightened. Polo forest being the lush green heart of Gujarat becomes a live forest from the sound of birds chirping and flying high, the trees swaying in happiness and the animals enjoying the rain. This season attracts migratory birds like the Indian Pitta, Grey Hornbill, and various species of Owls. One may also spot snakes in this rainy season.
Certainly this season awakes the forest and what would be better than to capture this moment in a camera. So join The Bike N Hike’s photo tour to polo forest. Exercise the skill of macro photography with the tour leaders Vipul Ramanuj who is a biodiversity expert and also a wildlife photographer along with Abhishek Chatterjee who is an expert in wildlife photography.
This trip gets exciting by learning the techniques of macro photography and by adding colours to your camera by capturing images of diverse insects such as Jewel Beetles, Painted Grasshoppers, Velvet Bugs, and many more.
Apart from wildlife, the trip offers a chance to be able to photograph the 15th century ancient ruins that are situated in the forest. This varsity of photography will help one gain the knowledge of nature and landscape photography along with tips and the tactics of taking images of fields.
Now is the perfect time for macro photography with blooming flowers in such a season! Polo forest is an ultimate place for discovering various species of birds, animals, insects, and reptiles. And therefore, sighting amazing nature brings a twist in photography and makes it interesting.
Meanwhile the stay is at cottages with attached bathroom which is located in the forest. Along with a good stay, there would be ethnic food.
So folks, it you are willing to take up this adventure of photography and capture the spirit of monsoon!
Departure from Ahmedabad to Polo: 5:00am 22nd June 2013
Departure from Polo to Ahmedabad: 6:00 pm 23rd June 2013
non ac travel
For more details: 9825714841 for Ahmedabad and 9913287047 for Baroda.