Connect with us

In Focus

Camera’s Day Out At Waterfront Granary

Published

on

When the camera had a wonderful day out!

It’s fun when we get a day off, from all the stress and work load, isn’t it? Ever thought of someone, or something else, enjoying the same? Well, no, right? But hey, here’s a camera talking to us about it’s day out, working for a cover shoot with a ‘lioness’!

I was carried into the hotel by my owner and the first sight I saw was that of a bright yellow arch that had it’s doors open, facing the sea! It definitely did look like my day out was going to be fun!

camera as a man_FWD Life_Reenu_Mathews

Moving on, I saw an eagle perched on a ledge. Yes, an eagle. Imagine my excitement upon seeing an eagle up close. My owner’s glee made me capture the best ever shot of the eagle. *I played the Game Of Thrones theme in my head*

The whole place was brightly painted! Look at the yellow walls, man! Best day ever so far.

 

Had to begin the shoot soon, so my owner was fine-tuning me to make sure the photos were damn good! IOS- adjusted. Exposure-adjusted. Aperture- adjusted. All set for the shoot. I’m seeing the model all ready, posing for a selfie on her phone, to see how she looks. I had to take a picture of that. Funny part, my owner felt the same, too. That’s what they call a connection, I guess.

camera as a man_FWD Life_Reenu_Mathews

While the model was getting her touchup done, I had some time to look around, and I saw a vintage scooter there. It added to the charm of the hotel, giving it all a vintage feel.

Chandelier! Let there be light! Oooh, the chandelier set the mood to the entire place, giving it a romantic feel.

Looking around, I saw a small souvenir, and it reminded me of the Egyptian era.

Oh! Anyway, it’s time for me to get to work! The model’s ready and waiting for ME! So, if you guys want to know who I’m shooting and what sort of photos I took, do wait for the June issue to hit the stands.

Advertisement
Comments

Entertainment

Indian Celebrities who turned Politicians

Published

on

From MGR to Rajinikanth, celebrities make their way into politics to create political revolutions.

RAJINIKANTH

Superstar Rajnikant’s entry into politics has made Tamil Nadu go all gaga. The superstar said he wants to create a political revolution by forming his new party

Image source: news18

MGR

One of the most prominent names in Indian political history, Maruthur Gopalan Ramachandran, aka MGR, was a pioneer in shifting gears from the film industry to politics. Though he campaigned for DMK, he later founded his own party, ADMK. He became the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu in 1977 and continued in office until his death in 1987.

Hema Malini

Actress-politician Hema Malini campaigned for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate Vinod Khanna, former Bollywood actor during the Lok Sabha elections in Gurdaspur, Punjab. From 2003 to 2009, the then President of India APJ Abdul Kalam nominated her as the MP to the Rajya Sabha. She officially joined BJP in 2004 and was appointed as the general secretary of the BJP.

Image source: completewellbeing

 J Jayalalitha

Jayaram Jayalalitha was an Indian actress and politician who served as the chief minister of Tamil Nadu for over fourteen years. She is considered as one of the most powerful female figures in India.

Image source: deccanchronicle

 Chiranjeevi

The Telugu superstar started his own political party, Praja Rajyam in 2008 and later merged it with the Indian National Congress (INC). He even served as the Union Minister of State, Ministry of Tourism.

Image source: indianexpress

Jaya Bachchan

Actress Jaya Bachchan is one of the most versatile actresses of Indian cinema and has showcased her talent and capability not only as an actress but also as a politician. She has always been quite active when it comes to the political scene. She is also felicitated with India’s fourth highest civilian award Padma Shri by the Government of India.

Image source: starsunfolded

Kirron Kher

Kirron Kher started her political career with her involvement with non-profit organizations such as ‘Laadli’ – campaign against female infanticide and ‘Roko Cancer’ – campaign for Cancer awareness. She has also participated in the Anna Hazare’s Indian anti-corruption movement in 2011. She has always been a vocal admirer of Narendra Modi even before he became the Prime Minister of India and has also campaigned for BJP during the 2011 municipal corporation elections. BJP declared her as the Lok Sabha candidate from Chandigarh for General Elections 2014 and Kirron even won the seat with a good majority.

Image source: starsunfolded

Shabana Azmi

One of the finest actress in Indian cinema, Azmi is also a noted social activist. In 1997, she was nominated as a member of Rajya Sabha.

Image source: indiatoday

Let us know about your thoughts on actors turning into politicians. How far do you think things will change?

Continue Reading

Entertainment

Things that broke the internet in 2017

Published

on

Kim Kardashian

As we draw an end to this year, here are top 10 things that went viral on the internet in 2017.

 

10. Beyoncé’s twins pregnancy announcement

 Image source:  thedailybeast

9. Moonlight wins Best Picture over La La Land at the Oscars

Image source: thehollywoodreporter

8. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding announcement

Image source: cnn

7. Barack Obama’s Charlottesville tweet

6.Cristiano Ronaldo welcomed his baby girl

Image source: hellomagazine 

 5. Selena Gomez’s kidney transplant

Image source: bbc

4. Taylor Swift’s new album announcement

 

3. Artists #StandWithKeaton, a middle schooler who posted a video of him crying and why people bully him and others.

 

2.Kim Kardashian’s blackface controversy

Image source: dailymail

1. #Metoo. Actor Alyssa Milano asked for those who were sexually harassed or assaulted to respond to her tweet with the phrase “me too,” as a way of showing the scope of the problem.

 

 

2017 is getting over in 3 days. It was as fast as a roller coaster. Let’s hope for a better and eventful 2018.

Continue Reading

In Focus

#MeToo You too. We All too

Published

on

fwd life MeToo

Social media is overflowing with an outpouring of sad and even grotesque stories in the form of ‘#MeToo’ statuses proving the we only know of the tip of this iceberg

Words: Nikhil Wilson     Featured image: sbs.com.au

 

Every woman knows what it feels like to be the object of unwanted attention, be it in the form of gawking and stares that would put superman’s x ray vision to shame, to foul remarks and sexual innuendo, inappropriate gestures and even physical assault. Some of us didn’t even have to wander outside the so called safety of our homes to be faced with people who took advantage of us and our bodies. Every woman you know has a story of her own to tell, and most of us have more than one story too, but it was only with the dawn of the #MeToo campaign on social media did womankind all over the world realise that they weren’t alone in their afflictions. It took an outpouring of emotions, and unveiling of skeletons locked away in closets, of memories that were stuffed into boxes and pushed to the back of our mind that finally lead to the gory fact that almost every woman out there has been subject to some form of violation.

Image 1

What started as a simple tweet requesting women who faced sexual assault or harassment in any form to speak up, #metoo turned out to be a movement of gargantuan proportions with women and men across the world speaking up about their experiences and their oppressors.

So why start a social media campaign and what good shall come of it?
Most victims know that talking about it is the first step to overcoming what they’ve gone through. Most of us blame ourselves, the way we dress, the way we look, or the circumstances that we put ourselves in, but from the voices of millions echo in unison when they say that this isn’t the case. So what does this have to say about the world we live in and the people that surround us? Food for thought.

Here are some of the most touching and inspiring #MeToo messages we saw online over the last couple days:

Continue Reading
Fashion1 day ago

Sunny Wayne and Reba John: Up close with the future of Malayalam cinema

Events1 day ago

Sufjan Stevens, Andra Day and many more will be performing at 90th Oscars 2018

actress with wine glass
Health2 days ago

Alcohol is good for your health and long life

Entertainment2 days ago

More pictures are emerging from the secret birthday party that Mohanlal was celebrating

Entertainment3 days ago

Priya Prakash Varrier has more Instagram followers than Mark Zuckerberg

Travel3 days ago

Pushkar: A kaleidoscope of emotions

Entertainment3 days ago

Justin Trudeau Is In Town And This Is All You Need To Know

Health4 days ago

Take some tips from the world’s happiest man about happiness

Books5 days ago

Five Must-Reads from Indian Authors

Movie Gallery6 days ago

Dhanush to star in the Tamil adaptation of Akshay Kumar’s Padman

Fashion6 days ago

Wardrobe Essentials Every Men Should Have

Movie Gallery1 week ago

Priyadarshan’s next film will be starring Abhishek Bachchan!

Music1 week ago

Its time for historical Mughal Wrap (Rap)

Fashion1 week ago

Manish Arora – The Heartthrob of Indian Fashion Scene

Movies1 week ago

Yentha Sakkagunnaave song from Rangasthalam is all about Samantha’s charm

Movies1 week ago

Is Priya Prakash Varrier a competition for Sunny Leone?

Entertainment1 week ago

Mohanlal as Ithikkara Pakki! Here’s the first look

Events1 week ago

Techno Extravaganza with Ash Roy, Dj Ram Nair and DJ Nash

Entertainment1 week ago

Imtiaz Ali to bring Laila Majnu back!

Entertainment2 weeks ago

Who is Priya Prakash Varrier?

Videos2 weeks ago

Vijay Babu- New look, New Persona

Entertainment2 weeks ago

Aami Review: A slow pace censored version of Madhavikutty

NGO2 weeks ago

Cochin, you owe this award, says Mr. Krishnamachari

Living2 weeks ago

Its time for Pot-Anjali

Nithya menon
Entertainment2 weeks ago

Nithya Menen plays a lesbian character, and will be seen sharing a lip lock

Fashion2 weeks ago

I’m curvy not fat

Events2 weeks ago

Pen is mightier than the sword!

Comics2 weeks ago

10 illustrations that portrays couple goals

Living2 weeks ago

Some things which are majorly wrong with the Indian dating scene

Entertainment3 weeks ago

The need for Padman Challenge

Entertainment2 weeks ago

Who is Priya Prakash Varrier?

Books5 days ago

Five Must-Reads from Indian Authors

Movies1 week ago

Is Priya Prakash Varrier a competition for Sunny Leone?

Entertainment2 months ago

Best moments India had in 2017

Miss South Africa took home the crown of Miss Universe 2017
Events3 months ago

Miss South Africa took home the crown of Miss Universe 2017

croc kerala
Travel2 months ago

Babiya, A vegetarian crocodile in Kerala who is absolutely harmless !

Living2 months ago

SaveAGram: Instilling a Sense of Pride

Curated Family Christmas Recipes
Food3 months ago

Curated Family Christmas Recipes

Entertainment2 months ago

Priyanka Chopra on how to battle your everyday struggle

FWD Life Arjun Lal main
Fashion Frames8 months ago

A quick tête-à-tête with Arjun Lal

fwd life Shady Business 1
Fashion3 months ago

Shady Business

KOCHI METRO STEERED BY WOMEN POWER
Events3 months ago

KOCHI METRO STEERED BY WOMEN POWER

Living2 months ago

Kumarakom: Kerala Tourism’s Poster Boy

Kim Kardashian
Entertainment2 months ago

Things that broke the internet in 2017

Fashion2 months ago

Up Your Fashion Quotient with Khadi Denims from DesiTude

In Focus8 months ago

An all-women brigade to empower women

Entertainment2 months ago

Tracing the evolution of India’s fast machine, Virat Kohli

FWD Life A Monsoon Diary by Nicobar (1)
tips8 months ago

A Monsoon Diary by Nicobar

Jacqueline-Fernandez
Entertainment2 months ago

How Jacqueline Fernandez celebrated Christmas with a difference

Entertainment2 days ago

More pictures are emerging from the secret birthday party that Mohanlal was celebrating

Events1 week ago

Techno Extravaganza with Ash Roy, Dj Ram Nair and DJ Nash

Entertainment2 weeks ago

Aami Review: A slow pace censored version of Madhavikutty

Entertainment3 days ago

Priya Prakash Varrier has more Instagram followers than Mark Zuckerberg

Nithya menon
Entertainment2 weeks ago

Nithya Menen plays a lesbian character, and will be seen sharing a lip lock

Movies1 week ago

Yentha Sakkagunnaave song from Rangasthalam is all about Samantha’s charm

Health2 months ago

6 Indian Wonder women who changed the world of fitness for women!

Movie Gallery1 week ago

Priyadarshan’s next film will be starring Abhishek Bachchan!

NGO2 weeks ago

Cochin, you owe this award, says Mr. Krishnamachari

FWD Life Th(INK)ing out loud Malayali celebrities who flaunt their tattoos with pride main image
People10 months ago

Th(INK)ing out loud: Malayali celebrities who flaunt their tattoos with pride

Entertainment1 week ago

Imtiaz Ali to bring Laila Majnu back!

Videos2 weeks ago

Vijay Babu- New look, New Persona

Videos2 months ago

Jayasurya and Ranjith Sankar talks about Punyalan Private Limited

Videos2 months ago

Jayasurya and Ranjith Sankar || Photo Shoot Behind The Scenes Video || FWD Magazine

fwd life Niranjana Anoop image 3
Videos5 months ago

Stepping into the spotlight – Niranjana Anoop

fwd life niranjana anoop dance
Videos5 months ago

In Her Dancing Shoes – Niranjana Anoop

aishwarya
Videos6 months ago

Aishwarya Lekshmi addresses her debut with Nivin Pauly

fwd life Neethi Elizabeth Varghese ezva
Videos6 months ago

Couture store, EZVA’s owner and fashion curator offers a glimpse of her collection

fwd life Aishwarya Lekshmi with FWD Life at Xandari Pearl
Videos6 months ago

Aishwarya Lekshmi with FWD Life at Xandari Pearl

fwd life Aishwarya Lekshmi Picks her Styles at EZVA
Videos6 months ago

Aishwarya Lekshmi Picks her Styles at EZVA

fwd life Aishwarya Lekshmi Slay or Nay
Videos6 months ago

Would Aishwarya Lekshmi Slay a Unibrow

Videos6 months ago

Reflections by the Sea with Aishwarya Lekshmi

Amrutha Suresh On A Musical High With FWD Life image
Videos7 months ago

Amrutha Suresh On A Musical High With FWD Life

FWD Life Amrutha suresh behind the scene video
Videos7 months ago

Amrutha Suresh In An Indo-Western Look For FWD Life – BTS Video

fwd life Amrutha Suresh Reveals Her Favourite Tracks
Videos7 months ago

Amrutha Suresh Reveals Her Favourite Tracks

FWD Life Go Behind the Scenes with Reenu Mathews For FWD Life June 2017
Videos8 months ago

Go Behind the Scenes with Reenu Mathews For FWD Life June 2017

FWD Life Unni Mukundan FWD Life Cover Shoot Behind The Scene Video, May 2017
Videos9 months ago

Unni Mukundan :: FWD Life Cover Shoot Behind The Scene Video, May 2017

FWD Life Designer Talks Thoughts Behind The Kaleekal Collection main
Videos10 months ago

Designer Talks: Thoughts Behind The Kaleekal Collection

FWD Life Rima Kallingal FWD Life Cover Shoot Behind The Scene Video
Videos10 months ago

Rima Kallingal : FWD Life Cover Shoot Behind The Scene Video

FWD Life Siddharth Menon, Ketaki Narayan & Anjali Ameer's Behind The Scene video for FWD Life
Videos11 months ago

Siddharth Menon, Ketaki Narayan & Anjali Ameer’s Behind The Scene video for FWD Life

FWD LIFE Mamta Mohandas - About Womanhood, Gender Equality and Raising Our sons Right
Videos1 year ago

Mamta Mohandas – About Womanhood, Gender Equality and Raising Our sons Right !

FWD Life Isha Talwar's shoot for FWD Vivah - Teaser
Videos1 year ago

Isha Talwar’s shoot for FWD Vivah – Teaser

FWD Life Mannara Chopra photoshoot behind the scene video for FWD Life Magazine
Videos1 year ago

Mannara Chopra photoshoot behind the scene video for FWD Life Magazine

FWD Life Mannara Chopra Featuring FWD Life Jan 2017 Issue Cover Launch - FWD ENGAGE
Videos1 year ago

Mannara Chopra Featuring FWD Life Jan 2017 Issue Cover Launch – FWD ENGAGE

fwdlife-inkani-kusruthi-photoshoot-behind-scene-video-fwd-life-magazine-main-image
Videos1 year ago

Kani Kusruthi photoshoot behind the scene video for FWD Life Magazine

fwd-life-unni-mukundan-and-vinay-forrt-for-fwd-life-behind-the-scene-video-image-1
Videos1 year ago

Unni Mukundan and Vinay Forrt for FWD Life October 2016 Issue Behind the scene video

fwd life shaun romy and amalda liz august 2016 cover shoot video
Videos2 years ago

Shaun Romy & Amalda Liz-FWD Life August 2016 Cover shoot Behind the Scene

vijay_Yesudas_FWD_Life_July 2016
Videos2 years ago

Vijay Yesudas- FWD Life July 2016 Cover shoot Behind the Scene

FWD-Life-June_Sijoy_Varghese
Videos2 years ago

Sijoy Varghese – FWD Life June 2016 Cover shoot Behind the Scene

FWD_Engage_FWD_LiFe_vimalaRaman
Videos2 years ago

Vimala Raman :: FWD Life May 2016 Cover shoot Behind the Scene

Aparna-Balamuralivideo
Videos2 years ago

Aparna Balamurali :: FWD Life April 2016 Cover shoot Behind the Scene

Facebook

FWD TV

Trending