All posts tagged “35mm

Hello there, from Manama souq

Photo 10/52 | Hello there

Waiting in a tiny tailor’s shop in Manama souq. The guy cleaning in the sandwich shop across the way couldn’t help but stare. It’s common for folks to simply stare, in Bahrain. All you can do is look back, smile, pick up your camera, and […]

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Bourbon Street

Photo 9/52 | Bourbon Street

Probably not how I’ll remember the few days I spent in New Orleans, but one of the more memorable images of that trip. Spent a day wandering around the city, pointedly avoiding Bourbon Street. But curiosity got the better of me. Suffice to say, a […]

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Ancient, old, and new

February 2019 | Beirut, Lebanon

Ancient, old, and new all in one single view. Beirut’s skyline is like no other city I’ve visited. You do yourself a disservice if you don’t spend the entire time looking up. (Though that may also mean you step in one or two dog turds!) […]

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Beirut Facades

Photo 8/52 | Beirut Facades

Beirut has such a familiar vibe to it. There’s so much of the city that feels European. And some of it reminds me of Bahrain. It’s a beautiful cross-over of the Middle East and Europe. Taken from the corniche looking inward towards the city, this […]

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Alcatraz

November 2018 | Alcatraz, USA

There’s no other place quite like Alcatraz. To listen to the stories of what wasn’t really all that long ago. It’s when I realised the stories weren’t all that long ago that I really grasped the reality of where I was. On the boat, sailing […]

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Downtown Boston

September 2018 | Boston, USA

Downtown Boston. The buildings, a mix of old and new. Probably the only US city I’ve visited that reminds me of London, with this mishmash of architecture. And yet despite the mishmash, everything just seems to feel like it always existed just like it is. […]

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Hazy winter days

Photo 4/52 | Pre-Sunset Glow

The weather has been all over the place in the last few days. Stunningly warm winter days with hazy, cloudy skies. The kind of haze that lingers through the day and dissipates at night. And then three days later, the temperature drops seven degrees and […]

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The bright side

September 2016 | Lisbon, Portugal

Street photography is not my forte. It’s not something I practice a lot. And I just don’t have the confidence of a street photographer. Once in a while I like to try my hand at street photography. Ignore the self-conscious feeling of a thousand eyes […]

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Muttrah

May 2016 | Muttrah, Oman

Ever find yourself looking up a lot? I do. And then I get rewarded with scenes like this. Taken in Muttrah, Oman just as the sun was setting. Being May, it was still plenty hot. But with a slight breeze and no direct sun, enjoyable […]

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