A sunset in the Emirati Desert. Liwa can put on a spectacular show for those intrepid few who wander around the remote sand dunes with a heavy camera!
Liwa, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
This shot is dedicated to those who love to explore new places and share the experience…
Pentax 67 II, 45mm lens, Velvia 50 film.


desert, sunset, arab, middle east, landscape

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  • leonie7
    leonie7over 2 years ago

    Awesome Sky Wow just so beautiful fabulous capture just love it lee

  • Thanks Lee!!

    – Peter Doré

  • Damienne Bingham
    Damienne Binghamover 2 years ago

    Stunning work, Pete – the tonal range of that film is amazing isn’t it? Wonderful capture of the light, colour and texture!

  • Thanks Damienne! I do love to use Velvia.

    – Peter Doré

  • vigor
    vigorover 2 years ago

    This is beautiful. If you can please add a specific dedication I would be happy to accept it in Just For You.

  • Thank You. I’ll look after that!

    – Peter Doré

  • walela
    walelaover 2 years ago


  • Karen Checca
    Karen Checcaover 2 years ago


  • Thanks Karen, that’s terrific!!

    – Peter Doré

  • Deborah Lazarus
    Deborah Lazarusover 2 years ago

    Wonderful work !!! Bravo!!!
    Your host, Deb
    October 27, 2011

  • Thanks very much, Deb!!

    – Peter Doré

  • lorilee
    lorileeover 2 years ago


  • artisandelimage
    artisandelimageover 2 years ago

    congratulations for your feature in the GEMS group !!!
    my best, francis.

  • Thanks Francis!!

    – Peter Doré

  • jeanlphotos
    jeanlphotosover 2 years ago

    Beautifully captured

  • Thank you!!

    – Peter Doré

  • zpawpaw
    zpawpawover 2 years ago

    Beautiful shot! Love the contrast between the blue sky and the sun and darkness!:)

  • Thanks!!! Cheers!

    – Peter Doré

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