Jumeirah Mosque, Dubai, one of the few mosques that non muslims are allowed into, and to take photographs.
I had several reasons for wanting to visit this grand building. Firstly I wanted to capture some shots of both the interior and exterior, but mainly I wanted to expand my knowledge on Islamic traditions. For anyone who ever has the chance to visit a Mosque and have a tour i’d highly recommend it.
Whilr looking around this grand building, my eye was captured by this serene image, a simple bit of light being cast on the floor, a world apart from the elaborate decorations behind me.
Taken with my Nikon DSLR 3100 and edited with textures in Photoshop CS5.
Lens: Sigma 10mm Fisheye Lens.
Where on earth is this