2012 Highlights

Recapping the busy 2012

Fisherman

 

Jan

Fuzzy confused unproductive month

 

Feb

8/2 Was honored in IAA Social Media Awards as Media Industry Innovator

Social Media Awards 2012

 

Mar

7/3 Participated in Art Fest exhibition in Al A’ali mall

 

My photos at Art Fest

 

8/3 Andrea Bocelli concert in Bahrain

11/3 Travelled to Kerala, India for a photography workshop and expedition with the Travel Photographer

Cochin 094-2

 

28/3 Published my very first audio side-show Five Hundred Years Vedic School

 

 

Apr

19/4 First meeting for Bahrain Bloggers

23/4 My Istanbul girl photo was shortlisted in National Geographic AbuDhabi photography contest ‘Life in Motion’ from 80,445 entries

 

May

1/5 Moved to WordPress.org and Gave my blog a new look

 

Jun

8/6 Gave a presentation at Pecha Kucha event

16/6 Published my most popular video At the Madrasa

 

Jul

Ramadan snooze

 

Aug

18/8 Travelled to Zanzibar during Eid AlFitr

Zanzibar Eid girl

 

Sept

29/9 First newspaper interview for Bahrain Bloggers

 

Oct

5/10 Attended il Divo concert in Dubai <3

13/10 My blog first year anniversary

13/10 Scott Kelby worldwide photowalk

Bahraini Smile

 

24/10 Gave a presentation at the University of Bahrain on Documentary and street photography

 

Nov

3/11   Gave a presentation to Entrepreneurs on iPhoneography and using Social Media to promote businesses

17/11 Gave a presentation “Turn your passion into a career” at Young Arab Leaders Global Entrepreneurship Week

23/11 Travelled to Istanbul

 

Istanbul

 

Dec

9/12 Photographed the dress rehearsals of Russian Ballet. The first show at the new Bahrain National Theatre

15/12 Judged University of Bahrain students photography competition

 

Published Heya Beya audio side-show

 

 

The best thing about 2012 was getting to know a lot of people through social media. There are a lot of great people in the world and I’m very lucky to have met a bunch of them!

Have a fabulous new year and thank you for visiting my blog.

 

Much love <3

Rasha