Sunset is still my favorite color

It takes a huge effort to free yourself from memory, but when you succeed, you start to realize that you’re capable of far more than you imagined picture taken at Bahrain’s Asry Beach – Winter 2015

Rotting Fishing Boat

This boat, like several others on the Muharraq coast in Bahrain, has surely seen better days. As with many others, it has possibly helped in many a catch over the years but now lies dilapidated and uncared for. If only we cared for those who once cared for and provided for us, the world would…

Pigeon strike?

Spotted just these three pigeons in an area of the Old Manama Suq where there would normally be hundreds of birds every evening, feeding on the morsels given to them by passersby. It was actually a strange sight since there was no fluttering, no mad rush to get at the food and no excitement. There…

The Mosque Down Town

The minaret of one of several mosques in downtown Manama is pictured against the setting sun and rows of apartment buildings. Of the hundreds of pictures I take, those of the setting sun – and the coast – remain my all time favorites – and bring forth something new each time.

Keeping the Bahrain date

Flocks of flamingos have descended on Bahrain¬† to keep their annual date with the “warm” winter in this part of the world. The Al Areen Wildlife Park and Reserve is these migratory birds’ favourite haunt. A trip there during these months is a very pleasant experience. There are also thousands of seagulls, cranes, pelicans and…