Friday, April 2, 2004

Photography: Capturing nature's beauty from above

Ever wondered how our beloved motherland looks from a high attitude? What does its horizontal scenic beauty look like from above? The stretching landscape with vast fields chequered by demarcating ridges? Or, the winding river-ways slanting across that stretch of lands? Even the apparently harsh concrete cityscape? Those who have not travelled on an aeroplane do not know. But Sharif Sarker's recent exhibition titled Pakhir Chokhey Bangladesh (Bangladesh from Above) at the Drik gallery must have given them an opportunity to experience some such moments of marvellous beauty....Read from The Daily Star