Street Photography – Sunset next to Burj Khalifa

I grabbed my camera the other day and went to the Center of Now, to the Burj Khalifa. I was planning to capture a few cars honestly, however since its Ramadam and everyone is having their Iftar around evening, apparently no one is driving to Dubai Mall. As I walking around up and down, I … Continue reading Street Photography – Sunset next to Burj Khalifa

Photo shooting – Al Mamzar Beach

Went out and “tested” my latest location – Al Mamzar Beach and Park. One of my Romanian friend would like to start and sell some traditional Romanians items and we agreed to go out for a photo shoot. I did about 956 photos – I used the same camera and my old lens – Nikon D7100 with … Continue reading Photo shooting – Al Mamzar Beach

Al Mamzar Beach

Thinking to diversify my locations portfolio I went to Al Mamzar Beach and Park to see if in the future I'll come here, I have something I can work with. I was pleasantly surprise. From a man made lagoon, to a beautiful park I can find a lot of nice landmarks I can use. I … Continue reading Al Mamzar Beach

A bridge

A few days back I was walking to another possible location where I can take some photos for my incoming projects. I was walking in Al Wasl Area and went towards Safa Park over Dubai Creek. And then I stopped. There he was. The most interesting bridge I've seen in Dubai so far I took … Continue reading A bridge

Souk Madinat Jumeirah – Colors,details and reflections

Packed my camera and went today to "make some mistakes" in Jumeirah District in a place called Souk Madinat. It was mostly cloudy outside with temperatures reaching 21-22 degrees C. I arrived on site around 10:30 - 11:00AM. The gear for today was the same as always – Nikon D7100 with AF-S Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G VR … Continue reading Souk Madinat Jumeirah – Colors,details and reflections

Fish,diamonds and star dust

What does all the above have in common? You can find all of them and much more in the old part of Dubai. Deira Fish Market, Dubai Gold Souk, Deira Creek. I went today on the other side of the Creek to learn more - not only about photography but also about Dubai. The weather … Continue reading Fish,diamonds and star dust

Al Bastakiya – Colors and Details

As I was walking around Al Bastakiya in the old part of Dubai, I just got a moment of inspiration to capture a different type of perspective. I went from seeing the big  picture to capture the small details that we usually overlook. As in terms of equipment I used the same camera and lens – Nikon D7100 … Continue reading Al Bastakiya – Colors and Details

Al Bastakiya and the Souk

In the last month I took a longer break due to the holidays. At the end of December I decided to visit Al Bastakiya (a possible future shooting location). Same camera – Nikon D7100 with the same lens – AF-S Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G VR with a hood mounted on. I shoot in Aperture priority this … Continue reading Al Bastakiya and the Souk

Down-town Dubai

So I decided to take a walk around Down Town Dubai since it was a Public Holiday and the city s mostly empty. I grabbed my camera and head out to an area very close to Burj Khalifa. Again I used a Nikon D7100 with a AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G VR lens, with a … Continue reading Down-town Dubai