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

AF-S Nikkor 50mm 1.8G is … here

In a post in the beginning of my photography journey I came to the conclusion (this conclusion) that my next future lens should be a AF-S Nikkor 85 mm 1.8G. In the mean time, after reading and watching a lot of videos about photography I've started to think about buying AF-S Nikkor 50mm 1.4G. Fast … Continue reading AF-S Nikkor 50mm 1.8G is … here

Indoor Sports Photography

I went a few days ago to shoot an indoor soccer game again somewhere around Dubai Sports City. I remember what I did on my last Indoor Sports Photography Session here and I decided to change something this time, to try out something new. I used the same camera and lens – Nikon D7100 with AF-S Nikkor … Continue reading Indoor Sports Photography

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

Kite Beach – Details and Colors

Again to Kite Beach - again to make some mistakes with the camera so we can learn from them. Around 9AM I was on the Kite Beach next to Jumeira Road in Dubai. I used the same camera and lens – Nikon D7100 with AF-S Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G VR with a hood. I shoot in Manual Mode … Continue reading Kite Beach – Details and Colors

Photo Shooting – Red Sands

It was a good day today – I gained a lot of experience. I shoot today in a very beautiful red desert area close to Dubai, with my Nikon D7100 with AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G VR lens. I took about 320 images before I drop dead of the heat/tiredness. All of the images are … Continue reading Photo Shooting – Red Sands

Photo shooting – Early morning

A few days back I ask the help of one of my friends here in Dubai if she can do a little modelling for me so I can practice my photography (I gave Ana and Martin a break). So for below you can see what happened on Kite Beach with my lovely friend Cara (we … Continue reading Photo shooting – Early morning