Dubai Dunes

I have always loved the desert. One sits down on a desert sand dune, sees nothing, hears nothing. Yet through the silence something throbs, and gleams…
– Antoine de Saint-Exupéry.

These are words by the author of one of the most mesmerizing books I have ever read, Wind, Sand, Stars (original title Terre de Hommes). And finally I have made it to a desert, to understand.

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  1. […] It has been two years since I first visited Dubai and to0k the opportunity to see the desert. It was an enchanting, other-world experience, and I felt very much “in the zone” as a photographer. I’ll never forget the words of Anotoine de Saint Exupery that instilled in  me a conviction to goy there n he first place. Now I’ve been twice–one week ago here; two years ago here. […]

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