In Pictures: Lebanon ‘Whatsapp’ Protests

Lebanon witnessed a second day of protests today with over a million people taking the streets and asking the government, the President and the whole ruling political class to step down. Here are some of the powerful shots taken today. Tomorrow promises to be even bigger. Be many and let's make history! Credits: Nicolas Tawk Credits: Jad Ghorayeb Credits: Tom Young Credits: Natheer Halawani Credits: AFP Credits: Natheer Halawani Credits: Natheer Halawani Credits: Natheer Halawani…

Ten Haunting Pictures from Lebanon’s Civil War

I stumbled upon a couple of pictures of the civil war taken by French Photographer Raymond Depardon, and looked up online to see if there are any galleries related to Beirut. There were two; one labeled "Beyrouth Centre Ville" and another "Lebanon Civil War". I'm sharing few of them, you can check out the rest on this . LEBANON. 1978. Civil War. LEBANON. East Beirut. Achrafieh district.1978. Civil War.A young man stands in his bombed…

The Region’s Highest Astronomical Observatory To Be Built in Bsharre

2 months ago
NDU astrophysics professor Roger Hajjar is hoping to find donors to build an observatory at one of the highest peaks in Lebanon [3,073 meters], after receiving from Japan a 60-centimere telescope as a donation. Hajjar ...

Landscapes & Portraits Through Nicolas Tawk’s Lens

4 months ago
It’s been a while since I last highlighted a talented photographer on the blog. I first noticed Nicolas Tawk through his stunning Bcharre & Kadisha pictures and some artistic and daring portrait shots. Nicolas is ...

Aamiq Village – Through the Lens of Ali Badawi

6 months ago
Aammiq Village is one of my favorite villages in Lebanon. Located in the West Bekaa between two mountain trails, it is famous for its beautiful nature and its Wetland surface which stretches for 280 hectares. ...

Awesome Shots from The Egg – Beirut

7 months ago
The Egg was built in 1966 by Lebanese architect Joseph Philip Karam. It was one part of a modernist set of buildings, a sort of multi-user complex including an egg-spaced shell and two high towers ...

Awesome Shots of #Qaraoun Lake at Full Capacity

8 months ago
Here are some cool shot taken by Rami Rizk of the Qaraoun Lake at its full capacity today. The excess water is expected to flow towards the Litani River. Sadly enough, and even though the ...

Angry Sea – Through the Lens of Nabil Ismail

10 months ago
We’ve had two storms so far and the pictures that are coming out, aside form the flooded roads, are quite amazing. I compiled few pictures of the angry sea as captured by Nabil Ismail. I ...

Thunders From the Recent #Norma Storm Captured by Charbel Bouez

10 months ago
Check out these amazing thunder shots taken by Charbel Bouez during the past few days. Check out more pictures [here]. ...

2018 in Pictures: Lebanon Through the Eyes of Rami Rizk

10 months ago
Rami Rizk has been sharing some stunning aerial shots from all over Lebanon for a year now and I’ve been wanting to highlight his work for quite some time. He shared yesterday an album on ...