This is a 10m long limestone colossus of King Ramses II, located in an open air museum near the village of Mit Rahina in Memphis, Egypt. Oct. 2008.

Handheld HDR from 3 bracketed images from Canon 400D processed with Photoshop, Photomatix and Raw


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  • Dara Hurt
    Dara Hurtabout 4 years ago

    Nice work! And I’ll bet a lot of people were expecting Elvis!! GRIN

  • lol, thank you very much Dar!

    – Roddy Atkinson

  • stephaniemwood
    stephaniemwoodabout 4 years ago

    Be Extra-Ordinary with me, won’t you?

  • I will ….and thank you very much for the invite Stephanie!

    – Roddy Atkinson

  • cherylc1
    cherylc1about 4 years ago

    awesome shot and composition!

  • Many thanks Cheryl!

    – Roddy Atkinson

  • Clive S
    Clive Sabout 4 years ago

    Thank you for sharing your artwork with the Photomatix HDR Group!

  • Many thanks Clive!

    – Roddy Atkinson

  • Micci Shannon
    Micci Shannonabout 4 years ago

    Wow! Love your pov in this shot. Very nice work Roddy!

  • Many thanks Micci!

    – Roddy Atkinson

  • Eyal Nahmias
    Eyal Nahmiasabout 4 years ago

    Thanks for sharing with the Art of the Middle East group

  • Many thanks Eyal!

    – Roddy Atkinson

  • Dawnsky2
    Dawnsky2almost 4 years ago


    Great image :)

  • Thanks Laura, appreciated!

    – Roddy Atkinson

  • Dawn B Davies-McIninch
    Dawn B Davies-...almost 4 years ago

    many congrats on your feature,dawn

  • Thank you kindly Dawn!

    – Roddy Atkinson

  • DeeZ (D L Honeycutt)
    DeeZ (D L Hone...over 2 years ago


    Please add this award winning image to the DeeZ 5Cs Award Showcase Group HERE
    Thanks, DeeZ!
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  • Thank you so much for this trip down memory lane! :o)

    – Roddy Atkinson

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