Photo Of The Day – The Treasury At Petra By Candle Light

Title: The Treasury At Petra By Candle Light

Location: Petra, Jordan, Asia

Description: The Treasury at Petra takes on a surreal feel when lit by the candles in hundreds of luminaries during the Petra By Night program held at the UNESCO World Heritage Site. More than just a visual experience, local storytellers and musicians set a tone to match the true grandeur and timelessness of the ancient city.

Camera Canon 7D
Lens Canon EF 10-22mm
Shutter Speed 30 seconds
Aperture f/4.5
ISO 800
Focal Length 10mm (16mm equivalent)

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Photograph Copyright Peter West Carey. Image Available For Licensing (email).

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One Reply to “Photo Of The Day – The Treasury At Petra By Candle Light”

  1. Chitra Sivasankar Arunagiri

    Peter I have seen this pic a thousand times and keep seeing it a million times more. I just wanted to ask you if you have a clean shot than this without the moving people on the other side of the shot. I would love to pick up a print for my wall with just the Petra and the lights. 🙂


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