From where I stand

From Where I stand

I’m not sure when exactly I started taking “From where I stand” series. But I’m so glad I started documenting my travels this way. From beautiful beaches, wildflowers to Mediterranean tiles, this style has made appreciate the world bottom up. The best addition to my FWIS series were the customized Wanderlust Toms shoes I ordered from Etsy. […]

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Egypt – Um Al Donya –

Commonly known to all Arabs as Um AlDonya (mother of the world) is one of the oldest civilizations that is Egypt.     I visited Egypt last summer for the first time in my life. Some countries don’t need any introduction and Egypt is definitely one of them. I grew up highly influenced by Egyptian culture. Egyptian TV […]

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City Futures Instagram Competition

I’m delighted to announce that my Manama city iPhone photo has won the second place at Manchester University #cityfuturesmcr Instagram competition.   2nd place in #cityfuturesmcr congratulations @RshRsho http://t.co/RyRV08D89A #Manama — cities@manchester (@citiesMCR) November 7, 2013     The recent #cityfuturesmcr competition attracted over 270 entries – representing 76 cities in 38 different countries, across 6 […]

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Zanzibar through my iPhone

Sharing my Instagram album from my last trip to Zanzibar. Most of the photos were taken at stone town.  The architecture and history of Stone Town in addition to local’s colorful clothing makes it a perfect place for street photography. The photos were taken with my iPhone 4S and edited with Apps like Camera+ , Luminance, or Instagram.   […]

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India through my iPhone – Trishur

  Sharing the last set of India through my iPhone photos. In this gallery I’m sharing shots from Trishur (Aka Trichur) and Kodungallur which is a destrict within Trishur.   Some photos include the old vedic school , the kathakali performace, the shadow puppets and finally the most intense Bharani festival.   All of the photos were taken with iPhone 4S and edited with […]

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Bahrain Bloggers night at Blaze Burgers

I was invited last week with some of Bahrain active Bloggers to try the new Ramadan menu of Blaze Burgers. We spent the evening tasting delicious food from Blaze and getting to know how Blaze Burgers brand was developed. Blaze Burgers is one of the most popular local businesses in Bahrain. Blaze is also a successful example of […]

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Kottayam through my iPhone

Needless to say I took many photos during my India trip ! I used my iPhone a lot during the trip and I shared many photos in Instagram.   I shared the first part of the trip Cochin through my iPhone and Arabian sea – The Daily Fishing trip through my iPhone. Will share the other parts of […]

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Angelique Kidjo and Asa concert in Bahrain

Grammy Award winner for Best Contemporary World Music Album (USA, 2008), Angelique Kidjo was back to perform for the second time in Spring of Culture she was accompanied with Nigerian singer Asa.     The concert was held at Arad Fort and both the ladies rocked the night with African rhythms. The atmosphere was so energetic and almost […]

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Cochin through my iPhone

  Will Start sharing my India through my iPhone series with my first destination in Kerala that is Cochin. I traveled to India to be part of an expedition and multimedia photography  Oracles of Kerala Photo Expedition-Workshop with the well-known photographer Tewfic El-Sawy aka The Travel Photographer. I’m a big fan of the travel photographer’s work and have been following […]

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Dubai Instagram digest

  It was a brief visit to Dubai but was full of fun and I managed to do a lot! Highlight of the trip was visiting Dubai Global village for the first time. I really enjoyed the Global Village and the entertaining cultural performance by each country. Here is my Instagram gallery of Dubai. Most of […]

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Alwan 338 ألوان + I’m the Other

  This year’s Spring of Culture was extra special with colors and art. AlRiwaq art space did an amazing job organizing “I’m the other” art exhibit at Bohemia an abandoned building in the heart of Adliya. Bohemia is a four-story building which was stuffed with art projects and installations all the way to the rooftop. There wasn’t any empty corner unutilized! In […]

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Opening box of Memories

    Some of the stuff I found in my memory box! Mostly from school days back in the 90s :p       My high school notebook!    hehe no comment !       Remember Party of Five?!  Mathew Fox  <3     a card from primary school friend!       Spice girls […]

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