Articles - Israel

Returning to Kenya and Israel

Sunday, 20th January, 2019

I am pleased to announce that we will be heading abroad later this year, with visits to Kenya and Israel in the same big trip. It has been a few years since we have been to either country (2015 and 2016 respectively), but a return to Africa was something high on the agenda for some time. Because we [ read more ]

Travel and Tripod Tales of Woe

Sunday, 31st July, 2016

Last week we flew into Tel Aviv via Hong Kong. The airlines unfortunately left half the HGK-TLV flight's luggage in Hong Kong, including all our clothes, and my tripod — a Manfrotto MT293A4 and 494RC2 travel tripod combo I had specifically bought for this trip. The morning after we arrived, we had to go buy [ read more ]

New Backpack and Tripod

Saturday, 9th July, 2016

It is not very often that I discuss photography gear, but given that I purchased a few new items of gear today, I figured it was worth relating the story. Soon enough, we are heading overseas on a trip to Israel, followed by a small soujorn to Czechia for a few days. As is always [ read more ]

Booked: Trip to Israel and Czechia

Sunday, 3rd April, 2016

Later this year we are travelling to Israel for a wedding, but since we will be within close proximity to many other destinations, it made a lot of sense to also plan a mini-holiday somewhere else nearby. While there are some fantastic places in the world which are worth re-visiting, what is more appealing is the notion of [ read more ]

Tel Aviv Twilight

Tuesday, 28th May, 2013

On our last night in Tel Aviv on this most recent trip (the second to Israel in 2013), I was determined to capture an image of Tel Aviv during the evening twilight. We headed to Yafo earlier in the evening before golden hour, where I captured a number of images in the warm light, before [ read more ]