Photographer's Note

At the top of the north face of the Great Pyramid sits the Temple of the Macaws, so-named because of the small sculpture reliefs of the birds appearing on the fašade. To the west (right in the photo) a portion of a smaller and earlier temple emerges from the rubble. Here the sculpture shows evidence of time's passage, sharing a fate common to all of us in life. I did not climb the many steps of the great staircase on this occasion, and appreciated the facility of a telephoto that minimized the wear and tear on my body.

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Photo Information
  • Copyright: Ken Boulter (Sardonik) Silver Note Writer [C: 2 W: 0 N: 914] (1950)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2013-05-14
  • Categories: Artwork
  • Exposure: f/5.2, 1/500 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2014-02-11 3:35
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