Pic(k) of the week 3: MEN AT WORK – Street Photography in Deira, Dubai

Blog-readers have probably noticed that Street Photography has become more and more important in my personal photography! Those really paying attention might even have picked up on the fact that I moved "Street Photography" to the top in my gallery section of the website. Although I try to do as...

TOP 10 IMAGES OF 2017

Now that the end of the year celebrations are behind us, it is a perfect time to reflect on my work as a photographer during 2017.  While some tend to think that the best years of photography seem to be behind us, I tend to disagree....

Friday Image No.165

The Canal, Uppermill, Saddleworth. Fuji X-T2, 18-135 lens. ISO200, f/11.0, 1/50″ handheld. Over the Christmas break I headed out for a walk a number of times. Quite often I found myself taking the Fuji X-T2. Now that I have the 18-135mm lens, I find I’m using...

Pic(k) of the week 1: JUMPING INTO THE NEW YEAR – HAPPY 2018

Happy 2018 to all my blog readers! May the New Year bring you good health, joy and happiness! As I'm writing this, I'm starting the 9th consecutive year of my Pic(k) of the week series; 52 images per year which stand out that given week. When I started it in January 2010, it was...

Pic(k) of the week 50: DUBAI SKYLINE – NEVER BORING

The Dubai skyline is never a boring photo subject! Ever changing with new high-rises appearing on a constant basis, it remains one of these things I tend to come back to every winter; when the weather is more suitable to landscape/cityscape photography! Beside trying to document the changes in the skyline,...

Summary of 2017 (Part 1)

PIECES OF MY SEEING In 2016, I decided “not to be afraid to be there” and “open my eyes not to what is in front of me but what is inside.” This zest for seeing, the freedom to explore and the hunger for visual...

What to shoot?

I guess this is a pretty popular question. Especially after one gets  his hands on his dream camera and lens set-up. What to shoot?  Where to shoot? When to shoot? How to shoot? etc   This boils down to training one’s eyes to see....

Fuji X-T2 – ACROS – Spitalfields Market

I work in Brick Lane, London which is conveniently close to Spitalfields Market. The Market has been around since the time of the Great Fire of London and is always an interesting place to visit. I dropped in for 30 minutes on my lunch breaks on...

Friday Image No.161

View from Blea Tarn, The Lake District. Fuji X-T2 with 55-200 at 110mm. ISO200, f/8.0, 1/100″ I was torn today between the shots I could share for the weekly Friday image. I seem to have some great alternatives I could show. I don’t know if its...