orontes

Farras Abdelnour

has been a member since Jan 2008 and goes by orontes.

I am an amateur photographer with passion for photography, specially landscape and nature. When light conditions allow, I use a polarizer.

Equipment: Nikon D200, 18-70, 70-300 lenses; 60 mm micro, SB-600 flash, and Bogen 3205 tripod and 3262 ball head.

Find me at: http://www.farraspixel.com

My upcoming exhibition in New York
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My upcoming exhibition in New York

13 Oct 2009812 views

Folks,
for those of you who will be in NYC in mid October, my photo exhibition titled "Syrian landscapes" is opening on October 16 at CUNY...

Greetings!
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Greetings!

21 Dec 20081059 views

Dear fellow JPGers,
Season's greetings and happy holiday. May the new year bring health and happiness.

Wednesday I'll be off to the Big Apple till early January....

My trip to Mexico
Photo Essay

My trip to Mexico

18 Dec 20082341 views

A trip to Puerto Penasco, Mexico

City of bridges
Where I'm At

City of bridges

30 Aug 20081424 views

Getting to know Pittsburgh.

Aleppo the ash-colored
Photo Essay

Aleppo the ash-colored

29 Jun 20081712 views

My May 2008 trip to Syria

Timeless Damascus
Photo Essay

Timeless Damascus

12 Jun 20081665 views

A trip to Damascus, Syria, in early spring 2008.

Pictures at a demonstration
Photo Essay

Pictures at a demonstration

26 Mar 20081392 views

Snapshots of March 19 demonstrations against war in Iraq

Q: My sister in-law recently gave me a Canon EOS 10D digital camera body. Having only used point and shoot cameras, what would be a good beginners lens to get for this camera? Should I get kit lens to start with?

A: Do you know?