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Juma Masjidi Mosque
08-MAY-2009

Juma Masjidi Mosque

A deep, monastic calm pervades this Friday mosque, providing a cool, dim, almost subterranean retreat from the bright desert heat.
A vertical formation of 213 pillars, each 3.15 metres apart, exhibits a thousand-year long spread of Khivan history

Canon EOS 5D ,Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM
1/50s f/5.0 at 24.0mm iso400 full exif

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