Friday, June 26, 2009

Dubai Desert Safari

Dubai Desert Safari, a must go tour ... if you are living in UAE or are planning to come UAE. the enjoyment of this tour cant be express in the words it can be feel with your own expirience. since i living in UAE somany times we planned but never go due to the non-matching of our friends scheudles. but recently we went to this amazing tour in 4x4 Land Cruiser in Dubai at Hatta Road. most of the tour operators in Dubai are giving the fecility of pick up and drop off from anywhere in dubai with a different rates with different tour operators.
There are different pakcages in Desert Safari, check with tour operators before going. after pickup you from the startig point your journey start towards Hatta in 4x4 Land Cruiser, and when entering the land cruiser in to the desert your excitment and enjoy is starting... amazing driving expericne in the sand dunes. in the second session of the tour they will take you to camp fire where you can enjoy the Arabic food, Sheesha and the belly dance. dont forget to take your cameras... to captured those beautifull moments... and now see below my pictures which i have shot during my Dubai Desert Safari Tour.







Wednesday, June 3, 2009

KHALED – ALGERIA

These all photos I have shot during Womad Abu Dhabi 2009.

Algerian Rai Superstar Khaled is one of the most famous North African Musicians today. A Singer-Songwriter and multi instrumentalist, Khaled has won multiple awards including Imagine Nations and DC Internationals (Empowering Award, for spreading the message of peace) in 2005, and the 2006 Mediterranean Prize for Creativity. (Content from Womad Abu Dhabi 2009 Festival Guide)





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ABDULLAH CHHADEH & SYRIANA (Syria / UK)

These all photos I have shot during Womad Abu Dhabi 2009.

One of the most original musicians of the Arab world today, Syrian composer, orchestral soloist and recitalist Abdullah Chhadeh performs his adoptions of Syrian, Turkish, Azerbaijani and Andalusian musical traditions in collaboration with distinctive instrumental trio Syriana, presenting a musical dialogue between the Fusion sound of East and West. (Content from Womad Abu Dhabi 2009 Festival Guide)





ETRAN FINATAWA – NIGER, WEST AFRICA

These all photos I have shot during Womad Abu Dhabi 2009.

Combining the rich nomadic cultures of the Tuareg and Wodaabe people from Niger, Etran Finatawa blend traditional instruments with electric guitars, incorporating the distinctive vocal sounds, stiff-palmed clapping and drums of the Wodaabe people into modern arrangements, transporting audiences in to the Sahara with their evocative sound, traditional dances and tribal costumes. (Content from Womad Abu Dhabi 2009 Festival Guide)





THE DHOL FOUNDATION – UK/INDIA

These all photos I have shot during Womad Abu Dhabi 2009.

The Dhol Foundation is one of the most exciting acts to appear on WOMAD stages worldwide. Their distinctive, uplifting Sound is a mix of electronic dance beats and traditional Bhangra. The Dhol Foundation’s music has appeared in a number of Hollywood films, and in 2006, they performed at the opening of the Commonwealth games in Melbourne. (Content from Womad Abu Dhabi 2009 Festival Guide)






SA DINGDING – CHINA

These all photos I have shot during Womad Abu Dhabi 2009.

With her unmistakable voice stunning theatrical fashion presence, and distinctive musical vision, Sa Dingding enthralls audiences as she combines traditional Chinese folk music with Western electronic and influences of classical and soul. She is an extraordinary multi instrumentalist, playing an array of exotic instruments such as the zhengh (a Chinese zither with 25 strings), Chinese drum, gong and horse-head fiddle. (Content from Womad Abu Dhabi 2009 Festival Guide)