FujiXWalk: Street Photography in Al Satwa


I had the opportunity to join a Photowalk in Dubai when Fujifilm Middle East posted an invitation on their Facebook page about an event. They called it #FujiXWalk and was aimed to focus on street photography in Al Satwa area. I’ve been wanting to improve my photography skills cause I feel like I’m in a … Read more

20 Photos of the Apple Store in Mall of the Emirates


I finally got to drop by the Apple Store at the Mall of the Emirates. Sometime in October, they announced that an official Apple shop would be opened in the UAE. Speculations were that it was going to be in Abu Dhabi, but reports on Emirates 24/7 and Dubai social media channels surfaced and there … Read more

Is this the Biggest Christmas Tree in Dubai?


We dropped by WAFI Mall the other night just to check out the biggest Christmas tree we’ve seen in a mall in Dubai. We’ve heard about this from friends who shared a few photos online and said how grand it looked. We saw a photo of this last year and wanted to drop by to … Read more

That Shiny Blue Building in Burjuman Centre Mall

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There’s a shiny new building in front of the BurJuman mall. The new wing of the mall which houses Carrefour and other shops has three blue towers with diamond frames which stand out when you look at Burjuman Centre. During the day, these towers are shiny blue with diamond silver frames. At night, the frames light … Read more

Almost Broke my Fujinon 18-55mm Lens


I got off the taxicab when we arrived at the hotel apartment when I heard a bang on the concrete. I suddenly dropped my camera. It was an excruciating moment that I had to pick it up and just hoped for the best. I didn’t even bear looking at the damage right away until we … Read more

42 Photos of the Beautiful Bab Al Shams Desert Resort

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Walking along the grounds of Bab Al Shams, you will fancy the traditional set-up of the resort. You will feel transported to an Arabian landscape with courtyards, fountains, and stone alleys designed in a rustic style. It reminds me of Al Bastakiya in Al Fahidi district in Old Dubai (I have yet to publish a photo … Read more