Children have neither past nor future; they enjoy the present, which very few of us do.
~Jean de la Bruyere
Even a useless tire and a stick can make a child’s day. The secret is that they live in the present and enjoy what they do and not not require sophisticated or fancy stuff to enjoy their life.
The little boy enjoying the ride on a hand-pump.
Childhood is measured out by sounds and smells and sights, before the dark hour of reason grows.
I brought children into this dark world because it needed the light that only a child can bring.
Taking photograph of a toddler is perhaps most challenging task because they are always on the move and most unpredictable. I think one good way to photograph them is when they are doing something which they enjoy most or to take them to a place where they can have fun. Photograph taken with 50 mm Nikon lens (F stop – f/1.8, Exposure – 1/80 sec).
I would love to hear your thoughts / experiences.
A man is getting old when he walks around a puddle instead of through it. ~R.C. Ferguson
He who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe is as good as dead; his eyes are closed.
A child who does not play is not a child, but the man who does not play has lost forever the child who lived in him.
– Pablo Neruda
This photograph of a local boy playing football was taken at Wayanad, Kerala. Football seems to be a popular sports in Kerala.
“Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up”