2005, the year of the Syrian blog. There’s no shortage of words, comment and news about the Levantine country. But Ayman cornered the market in Syrian photo blogs.
His Damascene Blog was the only Syrian photo blog. But since Ayman’s departure to the US, there’s been a paucity of images from Syria.
English photographer John Wreford’s been based in Damascus for a few years. Quietly snapping Syrian life, his work’s finally got a mass-market outlet on the web.
His is a fantastic, thirst-quenching view of Damascene life.
Enough talking…start looking: Our Man in Damascus.