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Lachish Region - Unknown Gem In Central Israel

Today I want to share with you the wonders of a region located in central Israel. Mere 40 minutes from Tel Aviv and Jerusalem that offers a lot of exciting sites to visit and a world heritage site - Lachish Region. This hilly area has underground man-made caves the held whole communities in the big Jewish rebellion against the Roman Empire in 135 A.D.Lush green hills (in winter-early spring months) with shepherds that look like they just walk with King David and Jesus 2000-3000 years... continue reading

2,000 sales - the Power of Grit and how it applies to photography

In a very interesting coincidence, I stumbled upon this TED talk about 2 weeks before I reached my 2,000 sales benchmark (today!!!).Grit is a concept that claims that individuals who show passion and perseverance have more chance to succeed in the long run than other factors such as IQ or EQ. More information can be found in this link: Angela Lee Duckworth: Grit: The power of passion and persverance I can testify that in photography it could never be truer.I started my photography... continue reading

Inside the holy place

I heard many times expression about the beauty that surrounds us and it can be seen in different things. I am in list of persons who agreed with it. Each of us has own taste and sees beauty in special way, someone founds it in flowers, someone in red painted sunset sky, someone find it looking at cracked wet asphalt fragment. Particular things can attract and make feel us more inspired than others, make our heart beat faster. This month i felt this when i was walking around Male town searching place... continue reading

Emotions

We know that life is not only smiles, this is due to the different situations we face every day, there are also emotions such as anger, frustration, melancholy, nostalgia, anxiety, fear etc. which is why I decided to make a series of shots recently, here I leave a sample of my humble work.Excuse the bad translation.            continue reading

Spicing Up the Relationship

There is something very comforting, knowing you have your best bet image, the one that will always be there for you. And yet, every once in a while, a new image that has been there in your portfolio forever, only to increase your online portfolio, sales.It feels great, there is adrenalin rush, you keep checking again and again the following days, if new one have sold, and like an exciting event in your marriage life (or finding a new lover for a short time), you are really happy and thrilled.... continue reading

When Your Pictures Sell

In Israel the Dry Season lasts 6-8 months and ends in heavy rain sometime between mid October and mid November.My photos have similar behavior. I experience "dry season" that can last up to a month, then there is a burst of downloads that boost my confidence and makes me think the big breakthrough is here to stay, only to run into another "dry season".Going thru the new images that people upload or reading the trend of the month newsletter, is a great source of knowing what sells. Then it... continue reading

New Year in the Holyland

      Summer is almost over in Israel.Summer of war, casualties and rockets flying all over the place.Also the Israeli summer isn't very tourist friendly as the heat limit your choices to Swimming Pool/Sea during the hot hours.      But, like I said, the summer is over, and Israel has a lot more to offer than bombs and territorial/religious/all of the above reasons to fight.The fall also brings the Jewish new year's eve, and new hope for quieter and happier year.... continue reading

Holi celebrations

Since the Indian festival of colours called Holi is coming, I invite you to see my pictures of colourful Indian powders:Lets celebrate at least virtually:) continue reading

My travel diary: Golgotha, Jerusalem

I am not religious, but I fell in love with this place.You can see many different type of Christian churches, architecture styles and meet pilgrimsfrom all world in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre (Golgotha).This church is situated in the Jerusalem Old City. The decision to place the church here was made by saint Helena about 300 AD. There is catholic part, Greek orthodox part, Armenian church, Byzantine part, walls with crusader's signatures, Franciscan Convent etc.Visit this place is... continue reading

Join my second collection, "Sadhu (holy man) from India and Nepal"

This collection represents one of my favourite subject, religion. I'm fascinated by the different cult around the world and this collection includes the mysterious sadhus of India and Nepal.Let me know if you want to include some of your pics.Sadhu (holy man) from India and NepalBest,Chicco continue reading

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