March 25, 2010

Varthur Lake


Varthur Lake is situated in the eastern periphery of Bangalore city and is a main source of water for irrigation in Varthur.
Lake streatches about 2 Km in width and is about 7 - 10 feet deep and is frequented by lot of migrating ducks. One can catch up a beautiful sunset here. Lakes ecosystem is under continuous degradation because of sewage and contaminated water from nearby industries.

52 comments:

  1. Nice colors buddy
    keep on shooting

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  2. Another stunning photo and I think the panoramic view is fantastic!

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  3. such a beautiful photograph Anthony...lovely reflections.

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  4. Simply put...Awesome...so peaceful

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  5. What a stunning shot!
    Very dramatic view with awesome reflection.
    Mine’s here: Carletta’s Captures.

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  6. Wonderful picture. Great colors. Thanks for sharing.

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  7. That's an awesome panoramic view! Nicely shot!

    Pixellicious Photos

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  8. The reflection is fantastic! Still as a mirror. Great work!

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  9. It's a very beautiful place specially that you can watch sunset here. I hope the government will gonna take an extra effort to tell the industrial factories to do something with there water before it is too late. Happy weekend!

    SWF~ Blue sky

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  10. This is absolutly beautiful and it would be perfect for the Weekend Reflections meme too.

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  11. Anne and Bhupesh, Thank you

    @ Denise
    Thank you, Yes the panoramic view of the lake is wonderful especially at dusk

    Thank you Laura

    @ Eaglesbrother, carletta and Gwendolyn, Kcalpesh and Mojo
    Thanks a lot

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  12. @Manang Kim
    Thanks, ya hope the government takes some measures to restore this beautiful lake... this one has already earned the name as most poluted lake in bangalore which is very sad

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  13. Beautiful reflection and colours.

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  14. So beautiful, but so sad that it is polluted.

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  15. Beautiful capture. Love the reflection so much.

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  16. Fantastic picture. I love the reflection, how beautiful.

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  17. You certainly caught the sunset at the right time. A very pretty showing for today.

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  18. @clairz, Bill S, eden and LV

    Thank You

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  19. Amazing... what a lovely reflection...


    http://www.womenandperspectives.com/2010/03/rural-view.html

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  20. A very welcoming, soothing panoramic image, really splendid~

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  21. I love the shot...so peaceful. The colours are beautiful..

    It would be a gret spot to meditate and reflect of the day that just passed..

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  22. This is absolutely gorgeous! Thanks for sharing.

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  23. Wonderful colors and view. I like the reflection, also!

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  24. awesome pano. Thanks for sharing it to us Anthony.

    Life’s Obstacle
    Blazing Sun

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  25. Fabulous wide angle shot! Let's hope the lake doesn't continue to degrade. It would be a shame to lose such a great source of water and a lovely ecosystem.

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  26. cool shot, Anthony, that reflection is really neat!

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  27. Sad about the degrading ecosystem. The photograph however is superb!

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  28. Oh, my! That is absolutely breathtaking! I love sunsets and sunrises. They're so different depending on the sky that day, and each so beautiful.

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  29. That is stunning...I love the low sun and reflection radiating off that water. Great job capturing this wonderful panoramic view.

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  30. Amazingly beautiful sunset reflection.

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  31. This is a wonderful scene! So tranquil-

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  32. This is a truly beautiful, peaceful photo. Thanks for sharing! :)

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  33. What a gorgeous vista. Is that several shots stitched together or a very wide angle lens? It's perfect however you did it!

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  34. Thank you all for your wonderful comments :)

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  35. @ Serendipity

    Its a Panorama made up of 3 shots

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  36. The lake may be polluted, but in this radiant light, it is simply a beautiful dreamscape vision! Great photo!

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  37. What incredible capture and the reflections are breathtaking!

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  38. What a fantastic view and a gorgeous photo. The reflection and sunset are amazing.

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  39. Anthony? This is just simply one glorious, wonderful sunset photo.

    Here is my Watery Photo, hope to see you stop by to view. It's always great to have you visiting.

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