© Usman M. Bajwa


Uploaded: December 19, 2012 20:00:09 | Entered: November 14, 2014 00:12:12


Ibn-e-Battuta is considered one of the greatest travelers of all time. The Arab traveler and adventurer was a man of great vision. He set off to journey the world at the age of 20 and soon became acknowledged as a scholar and a man of great wisdom.

Each region Ibn-e-Battuta explored – Andalusia, Tunisia, Egypt, Persia, India and China – is reflected in the architecture and theme of the mall’s six courts. These courts strongly project the historical and cultural richness of this Arabian icon’s life, serving as inspiration to all those who visit.

This is the dome of the Persian section of the Ibn-e-Battuta Theme Mall in Dubai.

Nikon D40 on a tripod with Tokina 11-16mm @ 11mm, f/11, 1.3 secs, ISO200.

Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: -0.67, ExposureTime: 13/10 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 11.00 mm, Model: NIKON D40


Usman M. Bajwa level-classic December 19, 2012

Thanks for the kind comments. Saw something that needed fixing, so uploaded the image again.
Dominick M. Dimacale

Really beautiful image, Usman, A Winner!
12/19/2012 2:29:18 AM
Colette M. Metcalf

This is a beauty!!!
12/19/2012 3:07:53 AM
Antonio Amen

Beautiful Usman.
12/19/2012 3:43:04 AM
Jeff W. Robinson

Outstanding capture and info Usman!
12/19/2012 4:10:45 AM
Mary L. Olson

Excellent image and a wonderful description.
12/19/2012 5:01:36 AM
Joy Rector

excellent shot
12/19/2012 5:48:26 AM
Andre Larose

Very nice Usman! Best wishes to you for the Holiday Season!
12/19/2012 7:46:46 PM #1504418

Patti Coblentz December 22, 2012

This is outstanding and exquisite, Usman...fine work!

Hoping a Mery Christmas for you and your loved ones! #10474603

Terry A. Stoa December 22, 2012

Wow, this is spectacular. I love the symmetry and sharpness - and the starbursts make for a really nice effect.

Great work, Usman. #10474837

Mike F. Anderson January 30, 2013

Beautiful capture and patterns, Usman! #10546525

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe February 06, 2013

Breathtaking, a sure winner!

ccc #10556115

Ken Smith level-classic December 31, 2014

Nice comp, Usman. Congrats on your finalist! #11215741

Sheri Whala January 01, 2015

Congrats on your finalist! #11216503

Patti Coblentz January 01, 2015

Congratulations on your exquisite finalist, Usman!
Happy New Year! #11217055

Patti Coblentz January 01, 2015

Congratulations on your exquisite finalist, Usman!
Happy New Year! #11217058

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