Based in Dubai. Traveling everywhere. All photographs by Catalin Marin.

Sunrise over LebanonApril 17th, 2014

This was yet another shot I took while shooting throughout the Middle East for Ericsson and as the title says, it was taken in Lebanon.

I woke up at sunrise and wandered down to the corniche, camera in hand, hoping the weather will clear up a bit so I can take a couple of landscape photographs with the snow covered mountains in the background. The sky did clear up slightly, but not quite enough to clearly see the mountains so I ended up shooting this one keeping in mind I might have to use a couple of heavy curves in Photoshop. While I was shooting, I noticed how the sun rays were coming just across the city and the port and I really wanted to bring this out in the final photograph.  It worked out in the end and I am quite happy with the way the image ended up looking. As always, I would love to hear what you think.

Shot with NIKON D800 | 45mm | ƒ/8

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