Raakesh Blokhra Photography

The latest fun project was the making of the short film Rachel's Halloween. They...

Nov 08, 2017
Bald Eagle at Conowingo Dam, Maryland

Ok this was honestly a scary moment for me as I was invited by my best friends to join them on the bald eagle photography trip to Maryland on an early Saturday morning. I knew my lens (Canon EF 70...

Apr 03, 2017
Charminar, Hyderabad, India

One of the busiest places around downtown Hyderabad - The Charminar, constructed in 1591, is a monument and mosque located in...

Mar 21, 2017
Darling Jumping Spider on the Kill

I am certainly a big fan of macro photography and love to shoot hard to capture subjects and this frame is one such shot. The jumping spiders are shy and way too swift to stay in focus for enough...

Mar 20, 2017
Diana Rivera - Salsa Voice

Diana is a salsa singer (I only knew that salsa was a dance - or the obvious salsa salsa :) ) but after meeting her I learnt a lot about the music and salsa singers. Gifted with a beautiful voice...

Mar 13, 2017
Box Turtle in Monmouth County, New Jersey

While cleaning my backyard one afternoon, I bumped into this beautiful box turtle hiding under the leaves. First when I saw the leaves move, I got scared / excited that probably there is a snake...

Mar 08, 2017
Upclose and Personal with Russells viper

We all love to see pictures of "things" that are not easy to see either because they are too small, or they are too dangerous to be close to. Snakes fall in the dangerous category, because they...

Mar 01, 2017
Colleen and Captain

I was doing a photo shoot for one of my friends, who is also a model, when Colleen and Captain showed up in the beautiful wilderness of Pine Barrens. Colleen obliged us by letting me click...

Feb 24, 2017
Sunset points in Jersey Shore

Another beautiful place to capture a beautiful sunset is Island Heights. Check it out when you are in the area. 

Feb 24, 2017
Sunset points in Jersey Shore

I fell in love with the Jersey Shore when I first visited this place back in 2007, and since then have found myself wandering around looking for nice places to shoot and sometimes to fish as well...

Feb 24, 2017