By Ahmet Abdulaziz …
The friend of Northern Cyprus shares its Daily News of Life and Times around the world
The basic photography course organised by Girne Municipality starts on Wednesday 14th November. The courses will be provided by Erkan Celikeri and will be held at Girne Municipality Cultural Centre between 7pm and 8pm on Wednesdays.
In the photography competition entitled “ENVIRONMENT” organized by the Ministry of Environment and Environmental Protection under the Ministry of Tourism and Environment, Achievement Awards were given to Başar Taşlı, Yıltan Taşcı and Nazım Kaşot.
The Environmental Protection Department, under the Ministry of Tourism and Environment, is organising a photography competition and exhibition with the theme “Environment” this year as part of World Environment Day activities on June 5th.
By Heidi Trautmann …
Kadir Kaba has dedicated his life to photography, not only with respect to his own activities but to promoting photography, art photography, and doing intensive research on Cyprus Turkish photography.
Jean Pascal Sébah
By Ismail Veli……..
Pascal J. Sébah born in 1823 was of Syrian/Armenian origin. His father Hanna Sébah went to Constantinople (Now lstanbul) in order to find work, and eventually married Lisa Hichaftadjan. Their fourth child Pascal J. Sébah, grew up to become a great photographer of the period.
By Ismail Veli………
Tancrède R. Dumas 1830-1905
Ottoman society was as racially mixed as Europe is today. Society was fluid and advanced on merit. Unlike Europe in the 1800’s who were generally more prejudiced against individuals from other communities, this was generally on a smaller scale in the Empire.