it’s Sam from SB Creatives Photography here…. 

As a passionate photographer, there's nothing quite like the thrill of capturing moments that tell a story and evoke emotions. Recently, I had the incredible opportunity to be the official photographer for the BINA Journey II Music evening.

BINA Journey II is not just an event; it's a celebration of music, culture, and community coming together as we go into the Jewish Month of Elul in preperation for Rosh Hashannah. The event promised a night of enchanting melodies, engaging conversations, and an atmosphere filled with positive energy. As the designated photographer, my task was to encapsulate the essence of this evening through my lens.

The heart of the event was undoubtedly the music performances. From soulful music to wonderful explations by the Rabbi, each striking a chord with the diverse audience. As a photographer, my challenge was to translate the auditory beauty into visual art.

Beyond the stage, my lens turned towards the audience and the conversations that took place at the begining of the event. The smiles, the laughter, the intense conversations—are important as we reflect on the upcoming Jewish High holidays. 

Every photography gig comes with its challenges, and BINA Journey 2 was no exception. Adapting to different lighting conditions, capturing motion in low light, and framing shots amid a bustling crowd were all part of the game. But overcoming these challenges only made the rewards sweeter. 

As I reflect on my experience as the photographer for BINA Journey II, I can't help but feel grateful. Not only did I get to be a part of a vibrant celebration, but I also had the privilege of preserving its spirit through my photographs.

This event taught me that photography is not just about technical skills; it's about storytelling. Each photograph is a narrative, a glimpse into a moment that can transport viewers back to that time and place. 

In the end, my journey as a photographer for BINA Journey II was not just about capturing images; it was about capturing emotions, connections, and the magic of the human experience. And for that, I will forever be grateful.

Wishing the entire Jewish community a Shana Tova. 

Until Next Time...

Sam Babus

Founder and Photographer at SB Creatives Photography