Fuji vs. Canon – Gallery Poll
Photography

Fuji vs. Canon – Gallery Poll

POLL: https://blog.karimhaddad.com/galleries/ My two main cameras are both things of beauty with different strengths and few weaknesses. See one example below (shot within minutes of one another). Both were similarly processed, although they were shot with different settings. Which do you prefer? Please take my picture poll. Thanks in advance! Continue reading

Religious shots
Photography / Travel

Religious shots

Habemus Papam! I wasn’t too excited at first, but I have to admit, I’m much more impressed than I was when Ratzinger stepped out 8 years ago (apparently this guy was the runner up back then). I am glad to see they’ve finally chosen a non-European pope… even if he is of European descent. Even … Continue reading

Currencies
Photography / Stuff / Travel

Currencies

A country’s currency can sometimes say a lot about it’s history and culture. National traditions are often imprinted on bills and coin. Cash can be crisp and fresh  or it can be crusty and wrinkled. Dirty money smells different in different places… and the ‘dirt’ clings differently too. A while ago I found myself at the … Continue reading

Views of Libya
Photography / Travel

Views of Libya

This post is dedicated to the people of Libya. It’s been two years since the ‘official’ start of the revolution that put an end of 40+ years of Gaddafi rule. Looking at the images of celebration earlier, I was overcome with nostalgia and wondered what had come of some of the people I’d met there. Less than … Continue reading