Top 10 Best Photography Places in Mumbai
Posted by: Mike Budhani | Posted on: 03/06/13 | Comments: 526955
There is literally nothing that one cannot find in Mumbai. The ‘city of dreams’ has countless places to explore from Bazaars to Malls and from Slums to Streets. Mumbai can be indeed considered as a photographer’s paradise having socioeconomic and cultural diversity that just cannot be seen in any other city in the world. There are several hotels in Mumbai near the airport where photographers can easily find an accomodation. Here is the list of top ten best photogenic tourist places in Mumbai –
The top on the list in undoubtedly Mumbai beaches. Not only Mumbaikers but thousands visit these beaches every day. The pleasant and soothing weather is ideal for getting away with all worldly tensions and worries. Marine drive and Juhu beach are amongst the most sought after beaches in Mumbai. On Juhu beach, the photographers can click pictures of food stalls and mesmerizing sunsets. The best time for exploring this beach is during evening time.
2)Gateway of India
The second on the list is the Gateway of India. This most recognized monument in Mumbai is flooded with many tourists and locals. You can see more than half of the people clicking pictures in and around this monument. You can also go for a boat ride where you can click the beautiful pictures of the Mumbai city. Here you can see many photographers clicking pictures and also giving instant photographs. Evening is the best time to visit the Gateway of India.
3)The Bandstand Promenade
Located on the west side of Bandra in Mumbai, it is one of the most popular hang out place of the city. One can also see many posh flats and bungalows of some biggest Bollywood actors. The place is ideal for clicking pictures of newly built Bandra Worli sea link that looks amazing especially during night time.
4)Heritage Buildings and Sky Scrappers
Mumbai is full of magnificent heritage buildings that make the city perfect for photographers. The best thing about these buildings is their architecture. One can click photographs of Prince of Wales Museum, Mumbai High Court, Victoria Terminus Railway Station and of Taj Mahal hotel. Mid-day is the best time to shoot these places.
5)Mumbai Local Streets
There is no wonder that local streets of Mumbai are the best places for shooting. One can click pictures of almost anything such as shops, people, temples, markets, buildings and vendors.
Chor Bazaar or thieves market is an interesting place to fully utilize your creative ability. One can click amazing pictures of vintage and antique items to get the best shot. Other markets to explore include Colaba Market, Linking Road and Crawford Market.
From Mahim Koliwada one can click wonderful pictures of Bandra-Worli sea link. Here one can also click pictures of fishermen doing their fishing work, fishing boats and also of the golden water of the sea Link. Morning and sunset time is the best time to shoot.
8)Local Trains and Malls in Mumbai
The overcrowded local trains and railway station of Mumbai offer interesting themes for photographers. Here they can shoot the bustling scenes of these local trains. Malls are also an interesting place to hang around and shoot. Oberoi Mall and High Street Phoenix are among the top malls of this city.
9)Sanjay Gandhi National Park
This unique wildlife park has enriched varieties of flora and fauna. The photographers can click pictures of many animals and of Kanheri caves.
10)Mahalaxmi Temple and Haji Ali
Mahalaxmi temple and Haji Ali are the top attractions in Mumbai where one can click the pictures of Mahalaxmi temple and the area beside it. During sunset, Haji Ali offers a spectacular view.
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