Nestled in the highlands of Yemen, Hababah is an ancient fortress town with its distinct mud-brick highrises and cisterns. Today, townspeople still live like their ancestors:women carry water from the cisterns with baskets on their heads, while men ride on donkeys transporting goods around town.
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tedesse (25133) 2008-09-13 13:08
Excellent composition,interesting architecture,lovely colours and beautiful reflections.
Have nice Sunday
argycon (2769) 2008-09-13 13:38
A place that time hasn't touched as you note. Very good contrast and colors.
thanks for sharing
jmdias (58133) 2008-09-13 16:45
marvelous colors, light, pov, sharpness and framing. These reflections are other strong point that make the tradional architecture much better to see
afroditi (731) 2008-09-14 3:11
Beautiful picture and colours specifically the red door that it distinguishes!I like the mirage in the water!
erhan1958 (15461) 2008-09-18 8:12
the dream country , congratulations erhan
lightsensor (757) 2008-09-20 9:35
good work on this one again! the blue sky, the reflection, the composition, all works together. well done! i appreciate your comment, keep your good works coming!
- Copyright: Andy Chang (giugo) (47)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2007-11-09
- Categories: Architecture
- Exposure: f/18.0, 1/160 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): Cell-to-cell Cities [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2008-09-13 12:54