University Ruins

15 May 2013

During the late 8th & 9th centuries Harran was a centre for astronomy, philosophy, natural sciences, and medicine. It acted as a gateway bringing the knowledge of the classical world to the emerging Arabic-speaking civilization in the south.

Focal Length:70mm
Aperture:f/8
ISO:100
Exposure:1/200 sec
Tags
asia harran turkey
Eastern Turkey (52 of 75)
 
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