Today was supposed to be the day when I was to make the 2021 a better year than 2020 by doing our first dosage of a Covid-19 vaccine, but the UAE government decided to postpone it prioritizing on the people with chronic disease and elderly citizens. I gladly would give up my turn to receive […]
Read More As Long As You Are Alive Anything Is Possible
This is a story of organizing a photoshoot to happen in Dubai with the clients being in Germany and many circumstances coming in the process of trying to make it happen.
Read More How Hard Could it Be to Photograph a Container Truck on the Dubai Meydan Bridge?
4 years back to this day I got to shoot one pretty exciting project in the Dubai World Central Airport. That day marked the landing of the Four Seasons Private Jet carrying its passengers to Dubai for the first time in its history. The landing was announced to be at around 6 pm time, which […]
Read More I believe I can fly or how I ran on the runway of DWC to shoot a plane landing.
Since I was a kid, I loved to stare at the skies full of stars. I remember coming from the school on a crisp frosty Russian evening, I would locate a certain constellation of three stars and wonder what they are called (probably should look it up). If lucky to get out of the city […]
Read More Shoot for the Stars, You Might as well See a Comet… or Not.
Hello and welcome to my blog! Whether you have been here before, or it’s your first time, don’t get scared – no politics, only a glimpse into what used to be called “the real world” through my camera. Recently, the Government of the UAE decided to close off the Al Ras district of Dubai for […]
Read More Through a Magnifying Glass – A Photowalk In Al Ras
Ahlan wa Sahlan or welcome to my blog, today I would like to show you a few photos from the last photo walk 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”, […]
Read More 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 […]
Read More Art Is Not What You See, But What You Make Others See.
Reflections of rain, recollections of haze,Endless desert that never will cease 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 careless On the side of the road, Rest in peace, jamal, God Will take care of you, Now and Forever. Passing by I will nod say […]
Read More 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 […]
Read More No excuses.