Ferdowsi Bridge - Isfahan - Iran by Bryan Freeman

Ferdowsi Bridge - Isfahan - Iran by 

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Canon 7D
Canon Lens 15-85mm
HDR (tripod), 3 images, tonemapped then adjusted in PS

This is the next bridge along after Si-o-Seh Pol

The bridge is named after Hakīm Abu’l-Qāsim Firdawsī Tūs which is translated to Ferdowsi. Ferdowsi was a highly revered Persian poet. Born in 940 in North-East Iran.

For more on Ferdowsi see Wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ferdowsi

Further details of Esfahan below from Wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Esfahan

Isfahan is located on the main north-south and east-west routes crossing Iran, and was once one of the largest cities in the world. It flourished from 1050 to 1722, particularly in the 16th century under the Safavid dynasty, when it became the capital of Persia for the second time in its history. Even today, the city retains much of its past glory. It is famous for its Islamic architecture, with many beautiful boulevards, covered bridges, palaces, mosques, and minarets. This led to the Persian proverb “’Esfahān nesf-e jahān ast” (Isfahan is half of the world).

The next bridge up from this one is Si-o-Seh Pol (see below)

Si-o-Seh Pol From The Other Side

Abbasi Hotel – Esfahan:

Sheikh Lotf Allah Mosque – Esfahan

Inside Imam Mosque below:

Entrance to Imam Mosque:

I live in Sydney, Australia and love to travel. I enjoy creating landscapes scenes using my Canon DSLR cameras and lenses.

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  • Jenny Dean
    Jenny Deanalmost 5 years ago

    wow, this is just great Bryan! beautifully done :)

  • Thansk Jenny, appreciate your lovely comment.

    – Bryan Freeman

  • kathy s gillentine
    kathy s gillen...almost 5 years ago
    magnificent capture
  • Thanks muchly for your nice comment Kathy.

    – Bryan Freeman

  • andysax
    andysaxalmost 5 years ago

    Bryan this photo just looks great full stop

  • Thanks Andy, appreciate your nice comment.

    – Bryan Freeman

  • Sharon Kavanagh
    Sharon Kavanaghalmost 5 years ago

    Just gorgeous. Instant fav..

  • Thanks Sharon, appreciated.

    – Bryan Freeman

  • wilsonsz
    wilsonszabout 4 years ago

    Nice Shot, nice and bright

  • Thanks for that Wilsonsz, appreciate it.

    – Bryan Freeman

  • Tomas Abreu
    Tomas Abreuover 3 years ago

    Great night shot!!

  • Thanks Tomas, appreciated.

    – Bryan Freeman

  • kalaryder
    kalaryderover 3 years ago
  • Awesome news! Thanks very much.

    – Bryan Freeman

  • Dean Cunningham
    Dean Cunninghamover 3 years ago

    heap cool – great shot bryan !

  • Thanks very much Dean, appreciated.

    – Bryan Freeman

  • julie08
    julie08over 3 years ago

    Awesome work :)

  • Thanks Julie.

    – Bryan Freeman

  • Sharon Kavanagh
    Sharon Kavanaghover 3 years ago

  • Awesome news! Thanks very much Sharon.

    – Bryan Freeman

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