Patriot paintings

 

Flags, horses, faces, rock art is abundant in OmanNear Hattah. Painting flags on rocks is fairly common in the region.
  • Aperture: ƒ/11
  • Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
  • Taken: 31 December, 2011
  • Focal length: 35mm
  • ISO: 100
  • Shutter speed: 1/250s

The Hajjars

 

Al Hajar MountainsThe Hajjar mountains near Al Ain in the UAE. The beautiful layering effect from the nearly permanent heat/dust haze creates a typical view of these mountains.
  • Aperture: ƒ/11
  • Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
  • Taken: 31 December, 2011
  • Focal length: 105mm
  • ISO: 100
  • Shutter speed: 1/800s

Dubai Fountain

 

MarinaDubai fountain lake tranquil under a first quarter moon
  • Aperture: ƒ/4
  • Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
  • Taken: 29 December, 2011
  • Focal length: 24mm
  • ISO: 3200
  • Shutter speed: 1/5s

Near Heritage House at dusk

 

MadinatAfter walking along the creek front we came to the rulers court and some traditional building surrounding it.
  • Aperture: ƒ/16
  • Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
  • Taken: 29 December, 2011
  • Focal length: 24mm
  • ISO: 3200
  • Shutter speed: 1/15s

Dhow on Dubai Creek

The traffic is crazy

A dhow passing our abra crossing the Dubai creek.
  • Aperture: ƒ/4.5
  • Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
  • Taken: 29 December, 2011
  • Focal length: 24mm
  • ISO: 500
  • Shutter speed: 1/320s

Dubai Creek

 

Docked dhowsRolex towers in the background and dhows at the docks on Dubai Creek
  • Aperture: ƒ/16
  • Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
  • Taken: 29 December, 2011
  • Focal length: 80mm
  • ISO: 640
  • Shutter speed: 1/80s