Dany Eid

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Photographer

Dabi Eid’s journey from his roots in Lebanon to his current base in Dubai is a compelling narrative of self-discovery and artistic exploration. Despite initially pursuing a career in interior design and painting, Dabi’s heart was always drawn to the captivating world of photography. His early experiences behind the lens ignited a passion that would eventually lead him to make the courageous decision to leave behind the security of a corporate career and fully immerse himself in the art of photography in 2014.

Venturing across the Middle East, Dabi embraced the nomadic lifestyle of an expatriate, living in various countries and experiencing the rich tapestry of cultures and landscapes that the region had to offer. Though his journey was fraught with challenges, including bouts of homesickness and the uncertainties of life as a traveler, Dabi remained steadfast in his commitment to exploration and discovery.

It was during these formative years that Dabi’s photography truly began to flourish. Immersed in the vibrant energy and diversity of the Middle East, his work became a reflection of his own experiences, capturing the essence of each moment with raw authenticity and emotional depth. Whether photographing the soaring skylines of Dubai or the tranquil landscapes of Lebanon, Dabi’s images served as windows into his soul, inviting viewers to share in his journey of self-discovery and cultural immersion.

Over the years, Dabi honed his craft, developing a diverse portfolio that encompassed architectural wonders, sweeping landscapes, bustling cityscapes, and breathtaking aerial views. His unique perspective and keen eye for detail set him apart in the competitive world of photography, earning him recognition and acclaim among peers and clients alike.

At the heart of Dabi’s philosophy is a deep-seated belief in the power of presence and mindfulness in photography. He understands that true artistry lies not just in capturing images, but in immersing oneself fully in the moment, allowing the essence of the subject to reveal itself organically. This approach, coupled with his distinctive blend of classical and abstract elements, has become the hallmark of Dabi’s signature style, making his work instantly recognizable and highly sought after in the industry.

In addition to his professional pursuits, Dabi is deeply committed to sharing his passion and expertise with others. Through his landscape photography workshops conducted worldwide, he empowers aspiring photographers to unlock their creative potential, providing them with the tools, techniques, and inspiration needed to capture the world around them in all its beauty and complexity.

As Dabi Eid continues to push the boundaries of his artistry and explore new horizons, he remains a shining example of the transformative power of following one’s passion and embracing the journey of self-discovery with open arms.

The golden hour at the iconic diamond beach, Iceland
Moving from one city to the other and the big diversity that the Middle East offers, his passion for travel and exploring the world and his homesickness in the place where he grew up had a big influence on his photography.

He left his executive career and followed his passion for becoming a photographer. Dany believes that nothing is better than doing a job that you love & pursuing your dream.
Dany specializes in landscape & architectural photography. He also conducts his workshops around the world.

A full-time professional architectural photographer since 2014, Dany has also worked closely with major industry brands. He is a Carl Zeiss global ambassador, Fujifilm X-Photographer & the official architectural photographer for EXPO 2020 Dubai.
Aerial view of the Namib desert & Atlantic ocean