Monsoon Lush

Virid Goa.

The monsoon season in Goa, lasting 4 months from June to September, offers a masterclass in green.

In Porvorim, Goa

5DS, 24-70L f/2.8 II


The wider scene below, at 24 mm, is the untouched (i.e. no adjustments whatsoever) output from the camera at the default settings in Adobe Camera RAW. The vignette above was abstracted by moving right and zooming in.

In Porvorim, Goa

In Porvorim, Goa
5DS, 24-70L f/2.8 II

  • Bob_B - March 19, 2018 - 5:25 am

    Lush! That grass is incredibly green. I must say that these images made me long for some green here in the eastern US where winter is still in control.ReplyCancel

    • Rajan Parrikar - March 19, 2018 - 10:04 am

      Thanks, Bob. It has been an unusually cold winter here in Northern California.ReplyCancel

  • Nachiketa Yakkundi - March 18, 2018 - 2:34 pm

    Just outstanding, Rajan! That green is so impossibly green.ReplyCancel

    • Rajan Parrikar - March 18, 2018 - 3:03 pm

      Indeed, the monsoon green in the areas of coastal Maharashtra, Goa, Karnataka and Kerala is something else.ReplyCancel

  • Ajit Desai - March 18, 2018 - 1:42 pm

    Beautiful pics Rajan.
    Makes me homesick.

    • Rajan Parrikar - March 18, 2018 - 3:01 pm

      Thank you, Ajit-bab. Yes, the longing for Goa becomes especially strong when we think of the monsoon.ReplyCancel

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