4 stories, in 4 locales, brought alive with over 100 photos.
The Stopover is a book for those who believe that every new place we visit and every culture we experience enriches our lives and that at every stopover in the journey of life is an exciting new treasure trove. The book has stories of 4 such stopovers, a combination of fiction and fact brought alive through photographs.
About the Author Ram had been in the advertising & marketing world for 12 years when he realised that we have but one life to explore the many fascinating worlds around us. Armed with a one-year photography course, he set out to seek beyond what the eye sees.
Deepa teaches German at the Goethe Institute. Her passion for languages is matched by her passion for travel and exploration. With a pen in hand and a yearning for the unknown in her heart, she set out.
Ram Prakash, Deepa Pinto
Ratings & Reviews
7 Ratings &
Visual as well as Textual treat!
The Stopover was my first photo-fiction and I am proud to say, it was one of the best experiences. The whole theme was well organised and there was no beating around the stories. What they provided was information regarding 4 different places and instead of going in bland with the things they gathered, Ram Prakash and Deepa Pinto made an amazing book.The pictures are a visual treat. You look at them and wonder why you haven't gone there yet, if you haven't gone there yet. And I personally f...
Everything about ' the Stopover ; is simply Superb! - the Title, Photography, Stories , Language & style of Presentation, Paper, Design - everything !. It is likened to ' Apple ' and not ' Windows ', in terms of quality.
The Book is unique in many respects - a Photo-Fiction Book narrating stories, in inimical style , of untreaded paths of 4 Places , with unheard Customs & Cultures of their own, World - Famous Toys of Channapatna ( even bought by the First Lady of U.S. adorning White Hous...