This is our entry in Lost in Translation’s Black & White Sunday: Windows.
In November 2014, we were traveling in the Indian state of Rajasthan between Pushkar (site of the annual Camel Fair) to Phalodi (to observe Mademoiselle cranes), a distance of about 370 kilometers (230 miles). To break up the trip, we stopped in Khimsar, where we had a jeep safari and stayed in the beautiful Hotel Khimsar Fort. (For more on this story, you can read From Pushkar to Khimsar and A quick send-off from Khimsar.)
This photo was taken through a window in the restaurant (“dining hall”) of Hotel Khimsar Fort. The image has been converted to black and white except for the stained glass windows visible through the ornate grill.
This photo was taken on November 5, 2014. Specs are: