Street in Cairo, Egypt by Shannon Benson

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A deserted back street in Cairo, Egypt shows a collision of character with elements of old and new.

©2007-2008 Shannon Plummer. All Rights Reserved.


africa, alley, ancient, asia, booth, brick, cairo, cement, character, chipped, day, deserted, door, east, egypt, electricity, elements, graffiti, light, line, lonely, louvers, middle, new, nile, old, orange, phone, pole, power, red, river, road, rubbish, ruin, rustic, sidewalk, street, technology, travel, window, wood, yellow

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  • midzing
    midzingover 6 years ago

    lovely colours and lighting,,, well captured

  • JanG
    JanGover 6 years ago

    Great colors and patterns. I like the way you composed this a lot.

  • Eyal Nahmias
    Eyal Nahmiasover 6 years ago

    Strong bold colors and patterns. The torn posters on the red wall serve as wonderful focal point on the red wall. Great comp and spot on exposure. A great addition to the Art of the Middle East group.

  • Mette  Spange
    Mette Spangeover 6 years ago

    This is a wonderful photograph..this is meant to hang on a wall!!!

  • Shannon Benson
    Shannon Bensonover 6 years ago

    Thanks everyone, I appreciate the comments.

  • Victor Bezrukov
    Victor Bezrukovover 5 years ago

    R-E-D !!

  • dinghysailor1
    dinghysailor1over 5 years ago

    wonderfully seen and captured! it looks stunning on the home page today too

  • shanghaiwu
    shanghaiwuover 5 years ago


  • Peacefulwarrior
    Peacefulwarriorover 5 years ago

    stunning image….. instant favourite…

  • Scott  d'Almeida
    Scott d'Almeidaover 5 years ago


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