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?
Went to see the Tashkeel’s Covid Conversations exhibition today, which from the first glance can be described as the show about gloves and masks, as a lot of people drew inspiration for their art from these elements that populated our lives this year, but only until you start looking closely – the narratives are about […]Read More 2020 in Retrospect Pt.2 – Your Year is What you Make it to Be.
Hello, my dear friends. Those of you, who reside in the desert like me, are on a home-run towards the end of summer (or at least we sure hope so). Despite corona-related regulations and precautions, we want to go out, really out, to the desert, to the mountains, to the sea-side… but it is still […]Read More Do You Know The Difference Between a Pebble and a Cobble? Buhais Geological Park, Sharjah.
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
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.
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 […]Read More Crossing the Bridge to Tolerance.
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 […]Read More What You Should Consider Before Going on a Photo Mission to the Desert.
Hello friends! Some of you might be sad for summer to have finished, some of you live in the other hemisphere and you have the winter to finally come to an end… and some of you probably live in places where there are no real seasons, so all of this doesn’t make much sense to […]Read More Would You Like to Walk on the Biggest Carpet in the World?
Hello world, The long week of religious holidays in Dubai is finally coming to an end. Normally, my wonderlust would send me exploring far away countries and cities, but this year I was stuck in the limbo of not getting the resident visa, so I could not travel. I decided not to be sad about […]Read More How I got Stuck in the Sand for the Love of Photography