Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.

George Bernard Shaw
Success is

Great things never came from comfort zones.

Neil Strauss
The Grass is Greener

The grass is greener where you water it.

Neil Berringham

Looking at coffee from above

  • Aperture: ƒ/5.6
  • Credit: Ali Darweesh
  • Camera: DSC-RX1
  • Taken: 20 April, 2014
  • Flash fired: no
  • Focal length: 35mm
  • ISO: 6400
  • Shutter speed: 1/10s
On Success

Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.

Thomas Jefferson

Yet Another Morning Beaut



  • Aperture: ƒ/2.8
  • Credit: Ali Darweesh
  • Camera: ILCE-7RM3
  • Taken: 16 January, 2019
  • Flash fired: no
  • Focal length: 90mm
  • ISO: 100
  • Location: 24° 44.0972′ 0″ N 46° 41.3587′ 0″ E
  • Shutter speed: 1/400s

Another Morning Beaut



  • Aperture: ƒ/2.8
  • Credit: Ali Darweesh
  • Camera: ILCE-7RM3
  • Taken: 16 January, 2019
  • Flash fired: no
  • Focal length: 90mm
  • ISO: 100
  • Location: 24° 44.0973′ 0″ N 46° 41.3587′ 0″ E
  • Shutter speed: 1/100s

My Garden Flowers

  • Aperture: ƒ/4.5
  • Credit: Ali Darweesh
  • Camera: ILCE-7RM3
  • Taken: 5 January, 2019
  • Flash fired: no
  • Focal length: 90mm
  • ISO: 320
  • Shutter speed: 1/100s

  • Aperture: ƒ/4.5
  • Credit: Ali Darweesh
  • Camera: ILCE-7RM3
  • Taken: 5 January, 2019
  • Flash fired: no
  • Focal length: 90mm
  • ISO: 500
  • Shutter speed: 1/100s

Macro Time

Macro Time

When Amy is unaware of the Photo

When Amy is unaware of the Photo

Snapshot Suesday 1

Snapshot Suesday

  • Aperture: ƒ/5.6
  • Credit: Ali Darweesh
  • Camera: ILCE-7RM3
  • Taken: 31 August, 2018
  • Flash fired: yes
  • Focal length: 300mm
  • ISO: 6400
  • Shutter speed: 1/160s

Just looking up!

Just look up!
  • Camera: 351
  • Taken: 28 August, 2018
A Day in the Summer

A Day in the Summer

It’s alidar.com as well now!

A recent addition to this small website is the new domain

alidar.com 

Now, visitors can access the website via alidar.net or alidar.com with no difference.

Hope You enjoy the content that is sporadically updated. Hope I can have more time to update it more regularly.

Amy’s Showertime

Drone Footage of Norway

This is a 4K drone footage of norway. Perfect for relaxation and meditation.

Fish, just Fish

  • Aperture: ƒ/1.8
  • Credit: ALI DARWEESH
  • Camera: ILCE-7RM2
  • Taken: 5 October, 2017
  • Flash fired: no
  • Focal length: 55mm
  • ISO: 12800
  • Shutter speed: 1/2000s

Two photos on 500px

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Amy’s 1st Birthday

Although it’s been more than a year ago, this is still one of my favourite photos of my little Amy.

 

  • Aperture: ƒ/1.8
  • Credit: ALI DARWEESH
  • Camera: ILCE-7RM2
  • Taken: 2 September, 2016
  • Flash fired: no
  • Focal length: 55mm
  • ISO: 6400
  • Shutter speed: 1/60s

Calvin Harris is just Awesome!