Lebanese Photographer Fadi BouKaram is Visiting All of America’s Lebanons

Fadi BouKaram flew all the way to the United States to discover all the cities and towns called Lebanon. Fadi will be touring the US over a five-month period and visiting over 40 "Lebanons". Some of these towns are unfortunately ghost towns now while others no longer exist. Fadi mentioned that delegations from 7 of these towns were invited by president Camille Chamoun in March 1955 to come visit the real Lebanon. it would great…

Visiting The Grand Aley Hotel, Also Known As Gebaily Hotel

I shared a piece by the Guardian earlier this year on the The Grand Aley Hotel and how it's been for sale since 2008 after the central bank seized the hotel. Update: The owners are currently planning the renovation project and the reopening of the grand hotel. Until then, it is not open for public but prior appointments can be made to visit the site. A good friend of mine, Jad Ghorayeb, visited the hotel…
Baladi

14 Stunning Night Shots by Georges Boutros

8 months ago
George Boutros is an amateur yet passionate night sky photographer who has been dedicating a lot of time and effort for his hobby. A month ago, he was telling us about his new project which ...
Beirut

Pictures from Friday’s Harvest Moon in Beirut

9 months ago
It is called a harvest moon and it gives out the impression that the moon is a lot bigger than usual. This full moon rises with the setting of the sun and is at the nearest ...
Lebanon

Burkini vs Bikini in Tripoli, Lebanon

9 months ago
Women in Burkinis and others in Bikinis swimming at the same beach in Tripoli, with no fashion or “Ethics” police around. A great shot by Jad Ghorayeb. ...
Opinions

Tips to Choosing the Right DSLR Camera and to Taking Better Photos

10 months ago
Let’s face it, we all want to take great pictures but we rarely invest in a good camera and a bit of time to learn a couple of tricks in order to enhance the quality ...
Lebanon

A Beautiful Aerial Footage of Tripoli by Jonathan Deeb

10 months ago
Check out this aerial footage of Lebanon’s second-largest city and one of my favorite cities Tripoli. For those who wish to visit the city, check out my 20 things to do in Tripoli posts [Part1] ...
Photography

Meet My New SLR Camera: The Canon EOS Rebel T6i EF-S 18-135mm

10 months ago
I bought my first SLR which was a Nikon D600 almost 6 years ago. It came with an 18-55 mm lens and cost me around 600$. I’m an amateur photographer so I started to read ...
Lebanon

8 Stunning Pictures From Inside Lamartine/ Mezher’s Palace, Hammana

11 months ago
The famous Mezher palace located in Hammana and overlooking the valley was once the residence of the famous French poet and statesman Alphonse de Lamartine. The Mezher palace was dubbed the Poet’s dream and quoting ...
Lebanon

TIME Recalls The 2006 Lebanon War Through The Eyes of 18 Photographers

11 months ago
Photo Credits: Patrick Baz I was crossing the Mdayrej bridge three days ago when it hit me that it’s been 10 years now since that bridge was partially destroyed by Israeli warplanes. The 34-day long ...
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