Ahlan wa Sahlan or welcome to my blog, today I would like to show you a few photos from the last photowalk we took with the Analogue photography group through the streets of Satwa on a lovely Friday morning, despite all the corona precautions. We met by a beautiful mosque called “The Big Mosque”, which was unfortunately closed at the moment due to the precautions … Continue reading Satwa Photowalk – In Search for Cats.
So the day has come, the doors of the gallery exhibiting my work are open, and for the first time I got to stand beside my photos and hear what people actually got to say about it. I must say, it is a very different feeling than reading Instagram comments. It is not the first time that my work is being exhibited, but it is … Continue reading Art Is Not What You See, But What You Make Others See.
Reflections of rain, recollections of haze,Endless desert that never will seize to amaze,Now it’s sun,Now it’s storm,Now it’s rain,Now it’s warm,Now it’s a camel that got wrecked by the carelessOn the side of the road,Rest in peace, jamal, GodWill take care of you, Now and Forever.Passing byI will nodsay goodbye, thanks a lot…But that’s life and that’s one and the only we’ve got.Take my palms for … Continue reading A Day of All Weathers – On the Road To Ras Al Khaimah
Clouds are running wrapping Around Burj Khalifa today, Minutes away from the rain, Making reflections again With the million of lights, Seize the night, And let’s go for a ride, Wait for the green light Getting close to perfection, Catch the right intersection And let go of your fears, Change that gear, Now it’s you and the road – Happiness mode, Heart about to explode, … Continue reading No excuses.
2019 is a year of Tolerance in the UAE. It is a wonderful initiative started by our government in order to bring us closer together, in the end we are more than 200 nationalities living in this country. Today I happened to pass by the Tolerance bridge, a beautiful construction that holds Dubai together because a few years back a new canal appeared within the … Continue reading Crossing the Bridge to Tolerance.
Good evening, my good friend and thank you for tuning in. Today I had an amazing opportunity to go do what I love to (shoot cityscapes, sunsets and blue hours) with a bunch of like-minded individuals. Thanks goes to mr. Mohammad Azizi aka Alphaspotting for organizing, and to Nikon ME who were kind enough to lend gear to people who wanted to try different things … Continue reading Taking It To The Next Level with Level 43 Dubai.
Hello dear curious friend, tell me, are you fascinated by the desert? It is a place full of wonders, and obviously sand. But people who think that there is nothing in the desert couldn’t be more wrong. Recently my wonderful relationship with Gulf Photo Plus brought me to an opportunity to teach a class in landscape photography to someone who is not from here and … Continue reading What You Should Consider Before Going on a Photo Mission to the Desert.
Hello everyone, today I wanted to tell you a story of fishermen picture that I took last weekend and it seems to have caused a lot of controversial feelings among my followers. Three girls, two friends of mine and I, decided to go on a Saturday morning photowalk with a challenge to shoot with our film cameras. I had black and white film loaded in … Continue reading I See Beauty Where Others See Ugliness.
Hey people, In 2016 I took a part in Emirates Airlines Literature competition for which I had to write a poem in 380 words about Emirates and the notion of “time”… The prize was 4 economy tickets anywhere in the world, and I was shortlisted to go to the Award Ceremony, just I was in Iceland, so I couldn’t make it. So I never won, … Continue reading 380 words in verses on Emirates.