Photowalk for children: The First Line and the bylanes of Parrys – Aug. 25, 2019

The First Line and the bylanes of Parrys.

Start and end point: Dare House, Parrys.

Starts at 6.30 a.m. For an hour approx.

Walk along the art deco buildings of the past and get to click parts of history and experience walking on the bylanes of the otherwise busy Parrys.

Organised by The walk is led by N. Ramaswamy, Chennai Daily Photo & Chennai Photowalk.
For children of 10 years and above. Parents can accompany, but kids do the clicking.
Bring your own camera (Any type). Carry your water bottle. Dress easy.
Free walk. Register with Revathi at 9840544629 (SMS / Whatsapp). Open only to first 25 registrations.

Madras380 – A Special PhotoWalk: A Garden in the City – Aug. 18, 2019

Can you believe that there is a huge garden in the heart of the Chennai city where you can see fragrant jasmine flowers and fresh veggies being grown?
Come along, as the Chennai Photowalk team plans to visit this garden again and enjoy the greenery & freshness that is unseen / unheard of, within the city limits.

At the garden, you can spot jasmines, lady’s finger, chillies, brinjals, greens and many other cash crops. Do remember to carry a bag to finish your shopping! 😀

To top it, spot the flights taking off or landing in the background.

Event detail: August 18, 2019 (Sunday) at 6.30 am to 8.30 am

Starting Point –

Registration: THIS IS A FREE PHOTOWALK, but REGISTRATION IS MANDATORY (Please fill the Google form below).


Walk Lead: Balaji (9962515330)

Points to be noted:
1) Please use google maps to locate the starting point, as the Walk Leader might not be able to help you in directions to a large extent in such a location.
2) Ask for the “entrance of the thottam” for directions, after you reach Anna Street or neighbourhood.
3) Carry some cloth bag with you, if there are any vegetables that you may want to buy that day from the farm directly if it is available.
4) Cars can’t go beyond the mud track, so you will have to walk a lot.

Madras380 – A special PhotoWalk: வரலாறு முக்கியம் அமைச்சரே – Aug. 11, 2019

This is a special PhotoWalk curated by historian Ms. Thirupurasundari Sevvel. She will walk us through the lanes of Aminjikarai and take us through the history and nostalgia hidden in those old buildings and narrow lanes.
Organised by The Chennai Photowalk Team.

This time as we click pictures, let us learn some history as well, as it has been rightly said “வரலாறு முக்கியம் அமைச்சரே”.

This is a free walk, but registration is mandatory.

Registration link –

Starting point – opp Lakshmi theatre (

Event date – 11th August 2019 (Sunday)
Time – 6.30 am to 8.30 am

Contact – Naveen (9940013232) / Ram (9841098406)

Madras380 – A Special PhotoWalk : A Forest in the City – Aug. 4, 2019

The Chennai Photowalks team is organizing a photowalk to go around the IIT Campus and explore the unexplored.

IIT Madras is one of the most prestigious educational institutions in India. The best part is its lush green campus spread across over 600 acres in the heart of the Chennai city.

A significant part of the campus is a protected forest (carved out of the Guindy National Park). The campus is home to large numbers Chital (spotted deer), Blackbuck, Monkeys, and other rare wildlife. Further one can sight birds (Indian Pittas, Ground Thrushes and Painted Storks) that are nested around the tree-populated lake and amazing colourful butterflies all across the campus. The Campus also has a natural lake, deepened in 1988 and 2003, draining most of its rainwater.

Event detail: August 4, 2019 (Sunday) at 6.00 am to 8.30 am

Starting Point – IIT Madras Campus – Entrance Gate

Registration: This is a Free Photowalk, but registration is mandatory for security reasons. Please fill in the Google Form below.
Participants who do not register will not be able to attend the walk.


INSTRUCTIONS for the EVENT will be shared with the registered participants later.