Nizami Street by Fidan Nazim Qizi

Nizami Street is a large pedestrian and shopping street in downtown Baku, Azerbaijan, named after classical poet Nizami Ganjavi. Nizami Street is home to various outlets, from banks to fashion stores and is one of the most expensive streets in the world. The architecture of the street reflects a synthesis of various styles and directions, which is because, the intensive construction and building was realized in three main levels: late 19th-early 20th century, 1950s–1970s and a modern period.

Fujifilm FinePix JZ100 | Exposure 1/25sec @ f/5.6 | ISO 100 | Focal Length 55 mm

Award Winner
Photo of the Day

Award Date
September 15, 2020



Value 10
Clarity 10
Composition 15
Style 10
Skill 10

Award Category
Travel Photography

Photograph Location
Baku City, Azerbaijan

Born in the city of Baku, Azerbaijan, Fidan Nazim Qizi lives in Baku, but travels often to other countries. She loves nature and mountains, as well as doing hiking. She started taking her first black and white photos when she saw the works of amazing photographer Vivian Maier. She is the reason Fidan chose to shoot in black and white medium. Fidan likes photography so much, because she believes photography can give us energy, feelings, and inspiration in life.

Current Location
Baku, Azerbaijan




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