The artisans were able to have enough wood from the land ; they planned to carve innumerable sculptors out of the wood they got; they thought of a huge animal found in the land to be sculpted out of the stuff they had got and thus a lot of wooden elephants were born out of the wood which they got; now those elephants fill up the courtyard of the artisans with a question of what the viewers would do with this much of wooden sculptors stuffed with skill and substance !? ( these artifacts are from the extensive showrooms of Srilanka’s craftsmanship)
The mother pushing the child in the moving cradle through the road amidst the woods in the Island beach kindles the thought on affection ,passion and hopes of life on the earth.
These are the specimens of contemporary water crafts from the East and the West, built in traditional outlooks. The houseboats from the backwaters of Kerala in India, used mainly for the tourist purposes, mechanized fishing boats from the coastal belts of the Arabian Sea are the currently available models of the boat designing in the East. Simultaneously we can see the Western counterparts of the sailing crafts and other varieties of boats in the ports of the Arabian Sea in the Western Coasts of India.
The mother with the daughter reminds an icon; an icon of togetherness and dependence , dependence to each other.The icon enlightens a feeling of shelter; an attachment that brings safety and security to each other and the world around.So, being in such an attachment provides a light around the world to kindle affection and intimacy among the generations and the geography of different regions of the globe in order to flourish affection and affinity in each individual regardless of the creed….,
The generations meet on the seaside ,they pass the techniques of how to make a merriment of life out of the shore and the water over to the next ones to build up what is to be done beside the sea and upon the hard rocks emerging out .The grandma teaches her grandson how to fish from the seaside with the latest hooks and the grandfather sits on the rocks watching them by keeping the toolkit….., a scene in the noontime when the light is bright and the wind is live …!
This little girl in her rose gowns and yellow cap is deeply felt by the bright noontime waves against the hot sand…(from the beaches of Beau Vallon) !!
Still-Life shot in daylight within the household with utensils,vegetables and fruits using my NIKON600D with an 80-200mm Zoom during the sunlit days of the past years summertime.No flashes are used but the natural light coming through the windows and grills….!