About


Firas

Hi !  Welcome to my blog !

I’m Firas. This is a simple blog featuring images from my camera – what I saw, and the way I saw it – presenting for pure pleasure of your eyes.

For me, photography is sheer joy, and I love hanging around with camera in leisure. I admire nature more than non nature. I adore color more than discolor. And I regard expression over muteness. And sometimes I like to see things in a new light.

I believe there is beauty in plenty, in almost all things around us. Be it the vastness and uniqueness of mother nature, or artifacts of modern era. Take a closer look, and you will not miss to notice the beauty around you. At times we are close, but careless, and miss to acknowledge the little things. But, sometimes we exclaim and wonder in amazement for a second or two – that was the time we really meant it. That was the time we were actually present in it.

Having said that, If you felt a picture is worth commenting, do not forget to leave a comment – on this blog, or any other site.

Inspiration

I cannot own the idea of creating a blog about photographs I shot. In fact as I remember now, in 2009 I was carelessly playing with a simple, point-and-shoot camera-Panasonic Lumix DMC FS3, and living with it. Of course, thunderbolt strikes at the right time, and along came the interest in dSLR (digital Single Lens Reflex) cameras, simple reason that it is a bit sophisticated and so, it permitted fine-tuning each shots. That was a big door opened by my coach & mentor Nivin Kadar*, and I knew, that trail led to the adventurous Land of Photography.

In that path I found steady encouragement and cheer from NK, alongside enterprising Henry GL*, which sprout my infant curiosity in photography. Added that with gazillions of photography themed blogs and websites kept my mind in constant eager. In 2010 I bought a dSLR-Nikon D3000 (one for a novice) and never stopped experimenting ever since… And I’m now photoblogging. With pleasure.

* NK has an awesome website and blog; HGL keeps up his own charming blog. Check’em out.

I’ll start posting older photos (shot in Lumix) and slowly slip into images from Nikon.

Feel free to contact me using the ‘CONTACT ME’ page,
or simply email:
FIRASZPHOTOGRAPHY AT GMAIL DOT COM

Hope you enjoy !

Warm Regards,

Firas Abdul Azeez

34 thoughts on “About

  1. Hi Firas – Really superb site! Thanks for the comments on my photo blogs! They are much appreciated. I love your photographs and how versatile you are with the different themes that you shoot. With your pieces of description and comment, it gives a personal insight into a country never visited! A pleasure to view and I have subscribed to see more! Cheers!

    • Hello John,
      It’s an immense joy to see valuable comments of personalities like you, on my blog. I appreciate your attitude to encourage. Your words strike some chords of motivation in me… And, I’m happy to see your subscription to this blog.
      Thank you very much.

      I can’t leave without saying that I have put your blog in my noteworthy list of blogsites to browse at least occasionally…

  2. Dear Firas,

    I am so happy that you visited my blog so I could make your acquaintance. Your work is marvelous and I appreciate your attitude of finding beauty all around you–it pays! Thank you for kindly adding me to your blogroll as well. I know I’ll find lots of inspiration by following your work here, and “traveling” vicariously along with you.

    Warmest regards!
    Kathryn

  3. Hi Firas! Thank you for stopping by my blog and leaving insightful comments.. And for introducing me to your vision of the world through your eyes and camera.. Happy to meet a fellow traveler :)

  4. Hi Firasz,

    Thanks for visiting my blog.

    I’ve had a quick look through your work and I intend to spend more time visiting :) Your photography is wonderful, however, your writing is pure poetry. I expect this combination will take you far if this is what you choose it. In the meantime we all get to enjoy your blog – thank you!

  5. Dear Barb,
    I appreciate for your warm words and time. You must be owning a great personality! I feel great reading your sparkling lines here! Thank you :)

    Visit sometimes……
    Cheers

  6. Hi Firasz :)
    Thank you for stopping by at my turtle’s blog.Your blog is amazing, I love the photos you have taken. They are awesome photos. I know I will enjoy your blog :)

    • Dear Novroz,
      Your words are like lights of delight for me. I must thank your open mind to check this blog and spend some time here!
      Come this way some time. Cheers :)

  7. Firsz, thanks for stopping by my blogsite and leaving a comment. Your photography is very good.
    The photo of the sunrise was taken with a smart phone, which was hard to believe. ?Thanks again. Greggo.

  8. Hello Firasz!, i keep coming back to your fine blog and i just nominated you for the Kreativ bloggers award at my blog. Theres a link from my blog to yours on my homepage now.

    Best regards

    /Fink

  9. Hello Firasz :)
    You have some breathtaking pictures…I like your style very much and it’s a real joy to see your pictures. I can’t wait to see more. Have a great week!

  10. This is to inform you that you have been nominated for the Versatile Blogger Award! The award is being made in the following post on my blog – ‘John’s Mega Award Ceremony’! The post will be published this afternoon – 21-02-2012! Congratulations on receiving this recognition and appreciation of your blog!

    Hi Firas – I think your blog is magic! Sorry about the formality of this notification but I sometimes think a ‘touch’ of formality adds weight to an award!

    Cheers

    John

    • Dear John,
      Thank you for the recognition and appreciation for my blog. It’s delighting surprise and of great value for me.
      You are right… I also feel that a formality for an award adds a weight. In this case it felt special too.

      Cheers : )

  11. Hello Firaz,

    I must say, really breathtaking photography. You have gift of an “eye”, and it shows in your compositions. I happen to land on your page because someone told me that you are an inspiration for a budding photographer, and that someone has been your classmate.

    So Firaz, as you see I am a budding photo cum grapher :-), I just request one thing.. which is, can you please post exif details for all your pictures?? Or do you have picasa page as well?, where I can see exif details?

    Thanks a ton in advance…

    Ankur \m/

    • Dear Ankur,
      What a heart warming comment you have given me! I must really appreciate your mind to makeup this. Oh yes I know that classmate. Well worth to remember him now! Thanks.

      Wow so you are one aspiring photographer (give me your site link, have to check your style). Regarding the EXIF details, I’m sorry I havent put it up. Let me see. I should add that. Thanks for this valued sugestion.

      \m/
      Cheers mate

  12. Thanks for stopping by my blog. I am so happy you did because I’ve got to see some exceptionally unique shots here. Wanted to comment on all. But surely shall take a glimpse of all of them. :)

  13. Thanks for dropping by my blog and the series of wonderful comments! :) You have such an awesome portfolio in your blog. Hopefully in time, I get to develop my hobby and my own photoblog as well. :)

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  15. Hello Firas !
    Thanks for visiting my blog and spending that extra time to leave your encouraging comments.
    It has been a pleasure to visit your blog. I really appreciate few of those fabulous moments captured first by your imagination and then by your camera.

  16. Thanks for visiting my blog and leaving a kind comment there. Appreciate it. I enjoyed going through your nature photography. Some of the pics are really awesome.

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