Approaching the Red Rose Ancient City

© Kerry W. Willis

Approaching the Red Rose Ancient City

Cyn D Valentine Student 3/7/2008 5:43:07 AM

Amazing image..beautiful POV and light..awesome!! #871661

Kerry W. Willis 3/7/2008 5:58:10 AM

Thanks CYN. Joy. K.W. #5606140

James Spruill 3/7/2008 6:56:46 AM

Wonderful image, makes me want to go there. #5606378

Kerry W. Willis 3/7/2008 7:01:25 AM

The light was kissing beautifully across the entrance of "The Ancient Treasury Building"... It's so hard to beat that morning light. Always worth getting up for. JOY. K.W. #5606395

Candice C. Calhoun 3/7/2008 7:20:18 AM

I love the sense of anticipation your framing creates ... this is a truly breathtaking sight, you are truly blessed to have been there!!! WOW!
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Kerry W. Willis 3/7/2008 7:23:02 AM

Yes, Candice, speaking of anitcipation, the Petra Guide turns the group around backwards just before the final bend in the road and makes the group walk backwards with attention in the opposite direction, then when you turn around - there it is... this first peek of Petra. A blessing indeed. JOY. K.W. #5606491

Yousif Jawhar 4/2/2008 8:26:29 AM

Welcome to Jordan!! :P Amazing Photo, Petra really is an amazing place, full of colors and history, I really love the shot!! #5733597

Cary Rogers 4/2/2008 9:03:22 AM

Congrats on your photo being featured in PhotoFlash!! Very nice capture of a place I have dreamed of visiting since the first time I saw it on film! #5733790

Kerry W. Willis 4/2/2008 3:51:22 PM

Thanks so much for your kind words... right place, right time... humbled. K.W. #5735287

Sheryl A. Hudson 4/28/2008 7:43:07 PM

I love your framing and light on this beautiful image, KW!!! #5855613

Kerry W. Willis 4/28/2008 7:48:27 PM

Thanks Sheryl. I appreciate your time and your kind words. JOY. K.W. #5855634

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f. 5.6 @ 1/200th sec. Few perspectives can compare with your first sight of Petra -- the Red Rose Ancient City of Jordan -- one of the 7 Wonders of the World.

Exif: F Number: 5.2, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/2000 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 80, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 8.10 mm, Model:

Uploaded on 3/6/2008 4:07:48 PM


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