"Wading neck deep in a swamp, your revolver is neither use nor ornament until you have had time to clean it" Mary H. Kingsley (1897)


Putting On A Show: The Roar Of The Crowd

Crowds follow all that happens on the film-set.



Picture taken in Fort Cochin
Video features Dileep, one of the Malayalam film stars reputed to feature in this movie

Far From The Madding Crowd

“Far from the madding crowd’s ignoble strife..
..she kept the noiseless tenor of her way.”


Words shamelessly paraphrased from: “Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard” by Thomas Gray (1751)
Picture taken in the churchyard of Holy Cross Basilica, Fort Cochin

Carnival Crowds

While the New Year’s Eve beach celebrations had been attended, almost only, by men,
our New Year’s Day’s Carnival in Fort Cochin was enjoyed by everyone.

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Among those watching this spectacle were Anu, and Shaji & Dalila with their youngest son, Fabian.