Notes from the Holy Land

Sharing thoughts on contested stories and histories
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The Holy Land is what interests me and photography is the medium I use to express my interests

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Notes on the Mamilla Cemetery – Part 1: Initial Impressions

Notes on the Mamilla Cemetery – Part 1: Initial Impressions

The first time I passed by the Mamilla Cemetery, it didn't leave any particular impression on me. As far as I remember, I passed by it (and through the corner cutting through to the Mamilla mall) without even considering the tomb stones. Later, during my Zionist...

Notes on the Dome of the Rock – Part 1: Initial Thoughts

Notes on the Dome of the Rock – Part 1: Initial Thoughts

The Dome of the Rock has always been present in my mind, at least since I began to be interested in the three Abrahamic religions, beyond seeing Judaism and Islam as two adversaries to my, then, Christian faith. Before that the structure mostly appeared as a curious...

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Notes from the Holy Land on Facebook
So I've been thinking of doing this for some time. I don't want to share photos on Facebook, but at the same time I do want to share photos. I feel that there are a lot of stories to be told, or shown, but to find the right way to do so for me, has been more challenging than I'd like it to be. If I'd have the time, I would have spent more of it on my blog, but as it is, sitting down and writing is not a luxury I can afford. Hopefully it will change in the future.But then I thought about my Flickr account. It's perfect for creating albums to share, where photos won't be destroyed by bad compression on upload, so I can share my photos as I want. So that's what I'm going to do. You are of course all welcome to follow, as much or little you feel like 🙂 the theme is overall impressions from the "Holy Land". First share is from a walk through the Christian and Muslim quarters of the Old City of Jerusalem.www.flickr.com/gp/142397188@N07/e1H44J ... See MoreSee Less
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