A Calendar for Ancient Egypt (13 images warning )

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  1. Alex_B

    Alex_B No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    On public demand.... no, on LaDes ... errm, LaFoto's demand ... and still in time (120 minutes, see the other calendar thread ;))


    Here is my second calendar for next year :) . This time Ancient Egypt is the theme. I decided to leave out anything historical or even modern which is less than 2000 years old, since that would be a theme by itself ;)

    Should be in print this week.
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    LaFoto Just Corinna in real life Staff Member Supporting Member

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    I am in awe!
    The recipients of these Christmas presents are VERY lucky! (And you are lucky to ever have been to Egypt. I haven't...)
     
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    Wow..they look pretty amazing to me:thumbup:
    I wish i had your skills.
     
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    It's depressing to see such neglect.

    Awesome shots though!
     
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    Wonderful series of shots, Alex! Good work bringing out details of the carvings on the columns. And I agree with Lafoto....lucky you to have gone there to see this.
     
  7. Alex_B

    Alex_B No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    Thanks all :)

    Corinna, I guess you will have a chance for Egypt one day :)

    Actually, no neglect the last few decades. These temples and all are taken a lot of care of. Don't worry.


    Thanks :)
     
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    Beautiful work as always Alex. Nice selection :)
     
  9. Alex_B

    Alex_B No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    By the way, this calender is 100% shot on film! (Velvia 100 F)...
     
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    Egypt is a wonderful country.
    I was lucky enough to go to Egypt, but then the photography was not my hobby, Do It hurts!
    I liked your photos.

    Greetings from Spain.
     
  11. Alex_B

    Alex_B No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    Thanks :)

    Was not easy on some of them to keep the tourists off :p
     
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    Do you EVER take a bad photograph Alex?
    Really stunning and more so because you used film and managed to avoid 'the tourist'. Keep 'em coming.

    Andy
     

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