The interior of Hagia Sophia in Istanbul

TIME magazine feature: Hagia Sophia Interior (Ayasofya) – Istanbul

A few weeks ago, I was contacted by TIME Magazine for my Upside Down Medusa head photograph, which in turn lead into the photograph you see in this post being featured in a published article of TIME Magazine out on newsstands. As you can likely imagine, I’m very proud and …

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A photograph of people in the Taksim to Tünel tram in Istanbul

Taksim to Tünel tram in Istanbul

When we first got to Taksim, all we saw was people. Lots and lots of people. Shopping, eating, walking, etc. We wondered if the tram was actually running. It didn’t take long however to notice that the tram was in fact there, just buried behind the masses. This was a …

Photograph of the inside of Hagia Sophia and its chandeliers

The interior of Hagia Sophia (Ayasofya) – Istanbul

According to many Hagia Sophia, is the prime example of Byzantine architecture. We made it to Hagia Sophia on our first full day in Istanbul and manage to beat the lines by purchasing a Museum pass which you can find just next to the main entrance being sold from a …

Photograph of the silhouette of the Blue Mosque in Istanbul Turkey

The Blue Mosque – (Sultan Ahmed Mosque) at Sunset

Perhaps it is a bit of a cliche to say that the Blue Mosque was my favorite mosque in Istanbul, but its true. I start with a fairly typical but must have image of the Blue Mosque silhouetted against the setting sun. Unfortunately the skies were not this orange 🙂 It took …