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the domed shrine

the world headquarters of the baha’i faith is located on mount carmel in haifa, israel. the baha’i gardens, that include the hanging gardens (garden terraces) and the domed shrine of the ab were completed in 2001 and are a unesco world heritage site.

photographed is the lower complex, from street level at the base of mount carmel, shortly after dusk.

this photograph can be found in the following gallery: roadscapes

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having started out the day with some cloud cover, we had visited the aqueduct at caesarea. just after finishing my shoot there, we got a heck of a rainstorm that lasted about a half hour or so… our next stop was to visit some of my wife’s family in haifa, the northern port city in israel on the mediterranean.

the family visit completed, we went to visit a couple of sights. here is the port city from above as a stormfront was moving in (or out).

this photograph can be found in the following gallery: skyscapes 2

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