by an architect

Architectural photography has the power of interpreting reality and suggesting new visions. ARCADE provides Architectural photography services. Samir N. Saddi, architect, has acquired more than twenty five years of experience in shooting historical, vernacular & contemporary architecture worldwide. In 1980 he participated in the prestigious exhibition On Earth Architecture at Pompidou Centre in Paris. He also had a number of Individual Photographic Exhibitions in Belgium, Lebanon, Canada and Saudi Arabia on various themes relating mainly to the historical and vernacular architecture in the Middle East and Africa.

Since 1994 he is researching and shooting the vernacular and contemporary architecture of the Arab World for prestigious clients such as the Aga Khan Awards and for architectural firms such as Studio 65, DEGW, ZFA, Omrania, Jafar Tuqan etc. His photos are published internationally in architectural magazines such as l'Arca, Architectural Review etc. and books such as (designing with light) etc.
Historical and Vernacular architecture 
Contemporary architecture
Landscape & urban settings
Architectural models