The lettering at the bottom of the sign reads:
KOLKATA TRAFFIC POLICE
faster, safer, friendlier
Night shot with my Nikon D300 / 14 mm at 3200 ISO. No flash. Have never got the hang of flash photography.
The SUCI(C) refers to:
SOCIALIST UNITY CENTRE OF INDIA (COMMUNIST)
I’d be interested in knowing what the other writing says.
Billboard on the Zeerut Bridge.
This is a composite of five shots I took with my Canon IXUS 980 IS when walking around Kolkata.
I left Kolkata on Immersion Day. These six photos show a statue of Durga as she is escorted to a river for immersion. I took them from the cab as I was heading to the airport.
I’ve got a couple photos left that I think are okay, and want to add some commentary at some point, but I’m going to end my regular posts about the week I spent in Kolkata for awhile.
The next post will have something to do about my home in Beijing.