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Samarkand is a treasure trove of Islamic architecture and for many centuries, a major stop along The Silk Road and it’s a crossroad between Europe and Asia.
This is a closeup up view of turquoise fluted dome & truncated minaret of the huge 12th century Sher-Dor Madrasah in Registan square.


These vibrant tiles appear at every turn in Samarkand....
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Setting: 300 mm, 1/1250 sec, F5.6, ISO Raw 200, 1616 hrs & Polarised


Additional picture:
Workshop1; Sher-Dor Madrasah taken at a diff time of day when lighting was rather harsh to my liking

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