Time Frame: A city’s historic heart

September 2, 2014

One of the highlights of this year’s Qasr Al Hosn Festival was the restoration, if temporary, of the Cultural Foundation as a living and working building.

Best photography from around the world, Sept. 1

September 1, 2014

The National View's photo editors pick the best images of the day from around the world

Focal Point: In a different light

September 1, 2014

Photographers call it many things – contra-jour, backlighting, shooting the short light. The phrases vary, but the drama remains the same.

Best photography from around the world, August 30

August 31, 2014

The National View's photo editors pick the best images of the day from around the world

Best photography from around the world, August 31

August 31, 2014

The National View's photo editors pick the best images of the day from around the world.

Slices of life outside the nine-to-five

August 31, 2014

Brian Kerrigan has headed the photo department at The National since the paper’s inception in 2008. In addition to leading a team of editors, photographers and multimedia staff, he’s also a passionate photographer. With camera in tow, Brian has spent the past two years documenting life in the United Arab Emirates shooting nightlife, street culture and portraiture. In Q& A format, assigning photo editor RJ Mickelson asked Brian about his photography including his approach, his choice of camera(s) and what’s next for him photographically.

Region in focus - August 29, 2014

August 29, 2014

The best images of the last seven days from around the Gulf and across the Middle East.

Inside India: August 28, 2014

August 28, 2014

Our weekly view of news and daily life on the Indian subcontinent.

Best photography from around the world, August 26

August 26, 2014

The National View’s photo editors pick the best images of the day from around the world.

Time Frame: Diplomatic dialogue

August 26, 2014

Salut! The caption for this photograph, first published in Al Ittihad newspaper, reads: 'press conference that was held by Mr Jean de Lipowski, minister of state and special envoy of the French president. at the French ambassador’s residence in the UAE.'

About National View

A view of Abu Dhabi, Dubai, all of the UAE and its neighbours, shared through photography and related commentary by people in the region.