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Ghareeb
10-11-2013, 05:01 PM
A very famous home in Yemen near the capital ( Sanaa' )

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D Akey
10-13-2013, 04:30 AM
Interesting use of the tools using variety, especially in the rocks. Looks almost like a castle or Eastern palace built into a cliff or high on a mountain.in that it is built on not easily accessible terrain -- at least not from this angle. The blur you used on the rocky ground makes it look like it is built in a very changing land -- almost like the builders had a desire for permanence and to build something lasting in a nomadic, or changing world.

Or if I really wanted to get into a metaphor - it could be as if this represents Heaven or Enlightenment and the way to get there is challenging and filled with illusions and transitory worldly elements -- one of those things that one has to overcome one's limited or base way of thinking to achieve the place of vast perspective and ultimate beauty, which is often considered a state of consciousness or state of being.