Cityscape

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Sunset. Istanbul, Turkey. 2007.
Sailboat crossing Hong Kong's Victoria Harbour. 2007.
Sailboat crossing Victoria Harbour. Hong Kong. 2007.
General view of Victoria Harbour. Hong Kong. 2007.
Ultra high resolution panoramic view of New Orleans, Louisiana. 1906.
Panorama from Capitol dome. Madison, Wisconsin. 1898.
Sunset over Yeni Mosque and Suleymaniye Mosque. Istanbul, Turkey. 2012 October 03.
Sunset. Istanbul, Turkey. 2014 February 18.
Istanbul, Turkey. 2014 February 18.
View of old city of Mostar from Stari Most. Bosnia and Herzegovina. 2015 May 07.
The Suleymaniye Mosque (Süleymaniye Camii) is an Ottoman imperial mosque located on the Third Hill of Istanbul, Turkey. The construction work began in 1550 and the mosque was finished in 1558. It is the largest mosque in the city, and one of the best-known sights of Istanbul.
The Suleymaniye Mosque (Süleymaniye Camii) is an Ottoman imperial mosque located in Istanbul, Turkey. The construction work began in 1550 and the mosque was finished in 1558. It is the largest mosque in the city, and one of the best-known sights of Istanbul.
Ultra high resolution panoramic view of Baltimore from Federal Hill. Maryland. 1906. 172.9" x 28.9" (439cm x 65cm) @ 300dpi.
The minarets of ancient mosques still call Muslims to prayer. Sana'a, Yemen. 2005 January 17. The gingerbread houses of Old Sana’a and the large gate of Bab al Yemen are extraordinary sites to see. The minarets of ancient mosques still call Muslims to prayer even at odd hours of the early mornings, afternoons, and sundown. The small alleyways lined with stones leading to the souq still fill the air with scents of sweet spices. So much of this magnificent city and its ways are palpable today as they...
The most authentic and significant examples of the extraordinary urban civilization. Sana'a, Yemen. 2005 January 17. Situated in a mountain valley at an altitude of 2,200 m, Sana’a has been inhabited for more than 2,500 years. The ochre of the buildings blends into the bistre-colored earth of the nearby mountains. Within the city, minarets pierce the skyline and spacious green bustans (gardens) are scattered between the densely packed houses, mosques, bath buildings and caravanserais.
Outstanding example of a homogeneous architectural ensemble. Sana'a, Yemen. 2005 January 17. As an outstanding example of a homogeneous architectural ensemble reflecting the spatial characteristics of the early years of Islam, the city in its landscape has an extraordinary artistic and pictorial quality.
Mosques and multi-storey houses. Sana'a, Yemen. 2005 January 17. Sana'a has resisted modernization and retained its historic charm. There are over 14,000 tower houses in Sana'a.
View of Sana'a cityscape. Yemen. 2005 January 17. Within its partially preserved wall, Sana'a is an outstanding example of a homogeneous architectural ensemble whose design and detail illustrate an organization of space characteristic of the early centuries of Islam which has been respected over time.
Yemen’s capital, Sana’a. 2005 January 17. Sana'a has a distinctive visual character due to its unique architectural characteristics, most notably expressed in its multi-storey buildings decorated with geometric patterns.
View of Yemen’s capital, Sana’a. 2005 January 17. Along with the tall minarets of the city's mosques, its structures, which face narrow streets, define a city skyline which leaves an unforgettable impression.
View from Hills. Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. 2011 July 08.
General view of the city after sunset. Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. 2011 July 18.
General view of the city just before the rain. Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. 2011 July 05.
View of Old Bridge (Stari Most, Mostar Bridge) and old city of Mostar. Bosnia and Herzegovina. 2011 July 06. Mostar Bridge (Stari Most, Old Bridge) is a 16th-century Ottoman bridge in the city of Mostar in Bosnia and Herzegovina that crosses the river Neretva and connects two parts of the city.
General view of Stari Most (Mostar Bridge) and old city of Mostar. Bosnia and Herzegovina. 2011 July 06. Mostar Bridge (Stari Most, Old Bridge) is a 16th-century Ottoman bridge in the city of Mostar in Bosnia and Herzegovina that crosses the river Neretva and connects two parts of the city.
Mostar Bridge (Stari Most, Old Bridge) is a 16th-century Ottoman bridge in the city of Mostar in Bosnia and Herzegovina that crosses the river Neretva and connects two parts of the city.  2011 July 06.
City skyline from Lake Titiwangsa. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 2005 September 25.
Qasr al-Nil Bridge and Semiramis Intercontinental Hotel from Gezira Island. 2005 May 01.
Sunset behind minarets of Hagia Sophia (St. Sophia, Ayasofya Mosque, Cami-i Kebir) and Beyazit Tower in Bosphorus. Istanbul, Turkey. 2002.