• A Pop 9 calendar for 2009

    written by hind on 2009-01-07 #news
    A Pop 9 calendar for 2009

    A friend approached me to provide photos for his company's 2009 calendar. The company is called IQ Selection and this is the second time I work on their calendar.

  • Bastakiya (Dubai)

    written by hind on 2008-05-09 #places
    Bastakiya (Dubai)

    Away from the hustle and bustle of the modern Dubai lies a small and tranquil area that is filled with wind tower buildings. The area is called Bastakiya and wind towers buildings are the traditional homes unique to the countries around the Arabian Gulf. Wind towers are built on the rooftops to funnel air into the houses to cool them in the summer (basically, an old fashioned air conditioner).

  • Weekend in Petra

    written by hind on 2008-05-09 #places
    Weekend in Petra

    Petra is known as the rose red city, the lost city, whatever you want to call it, it is an archaeological delight. Petra has always been on top of my list of places to visit, so when the opportunity came up a few weeks ago to visit for the weekend with a friend, I couldn't say no.

  • Dhow building yard

    written by hind on 2008-05-09 #places
    Dhow building yard

    This area is like going back to the past. Located by the creek, you can

  • Wollongong Beach

    written by hind on 2008-05-09 #places
    Wollongong Beach

    This is a popular beach for kite surfers. Lots of great kite surfing

  • Emirates Towers Hotel

    written by hind on 2008-04-27 #places
    Emirates Towers Hotel

    Dubai, inside a hotel room in Emirates Towers Hotel overlooking Sheikh Zayed Road. Sheikh Zayed road is lined with high rise office and apartment buildings and quite a few five star hotels. The roads are always busy during rush hour. When it isn't rush hour, the road is like a race track with crazy speedy drivers scaring the normal drivers. Sometimes it's like a scene from Wacky Races.