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My Best Landscape Images

I have been practicing nature photography since the year 2010, during this time I have learned a lot and captured some good images. However the lack of transportation has held me back in recent times, working in the field of education has restrained me on several occasions, however these 10 images are my best so far.

(C)Mohamed Malik
This image was captured in Haa Dhaal Kulhudufushi, on 17th Nov 2010. It was an extremely sunny day and it was low tide, which created wonderful reflections in the shallow water.
On shore wreckage

This was taken in my native island Inguraidhoo, I always wanted to capture a picture with this abandoned boat, however I was waiting for the right time. I work up in the morning and saw the sky and went back into my room took my Nikon D7000 + 18-105mm lens and circular polarizer filter and went out to the beach side, after capturing many nice images, I finally came to this location. To darken the sky and to make the colours more visible I used a polarizer filter. 11th September 2012
Inguraidhoo Beach Side

This is one of the most favourite images till date, the sky was very beautiful and the sun was shining. I created this image using my Nikon D7000 & 18-105mm lens @ F8. To get better colours saturation and contrast I used a polarizer filter.
Boat in the Beach

This image was taken In R. Rasgetheem, to capture this image I took the image from a lower angel which created a much better perspective, I love how this image turned out.
Off To Fishing

Visit To Angolitheem & Vaadhoo
This image was captured during a visit to R. Angolhitheem I only stayed for about an hour, however I was able to get this shot, as they were leaving for fishing. In order to make the sky a bit darker I used a polarizer filter.
The Coral Reef


To make the sea and the corals more visible I had to use the polarizer filter at its maximum setting. However I am very pleased with this image.
Kottaru Raa Atoll, Maldives, Northern Province

This was taken during a picnic to kottafaru, I loved how this image turned out to be, and in the meantime it was a very very beautiful day with extremely sunny skies and beautiful cloud formations.
Blues At Kottafaru

This image has again been captured at Kottafaru
The Beach, the Lagoon & the Deep Sea & Islands


This image has again been captured at Kottafaru
The Garden Reef
Mohamed Malik 2012
This image has been captured while traveling from Dhigali to Inguraidhoo, I asked the person who was captioning the small boat to travel as near as the reef as possible, cause I didn’t want to include any deep sea regions in this image, to make the corals more visible I used a polarizer filter.

At the moment I do not have enough web space to upload HQ images, I will upload as soon as a upgrade my server.

Post Card & Stories Behind Them

In October 2011, 5 of my pictures were chosen as post cards by the Maldives Post Services, to this date it is one of the best accomplishments that i have made in the field of photography, and it is my intention to share the pictures and some other details here. I submitted around 10 images and 5 images were chosen. Maldives Post Office only chose a total of 20 images, and to have 5 of them to my name is truly an honour. 10th October 2011

1. Women Work Twice As Hard Has Men

Women Work Twice As Hard As Men

I just got my Tamron 70-300mm that time, and i was in my beach of my own island, saw the women sweeping the image, the coconut palms there produced a great view..!

2. Sunny Side Of Life

Sunny Side Of Life

This image was taken near Shaviyani Atoll, Near An Uninhabbitat island which was know as Kakairidhoo…( Near Sh. Kanditheemu) my self was half in the salt water. This Was On 14th November 2010

3. Jumper Boys  & 4 .  The Jump


Jumper Boys

These two images were taken in Haadhaal Vaikaradhoo, i asked the boys to jump and they did a very nice job and most of the boys were quite talented and eager to try new moves. 11th November 2010

5. Anchor Man

Anchor Man

This was captured in Baa Atoll Kamadhoo, While I was on the way to Male, the boat was going to board in Kamadhoo, i Waited Until the sailor threw the anchor and was very lucky to capture this image..! June 2011

You can purchase printed copies of these images at the Maldives Post Office In Male.