Ancient Village

7 November 2010

Abyaneh

Situated at the foot of Mount Karkus, this villages twisting narrow lanes and red brick houses show its age. Its over 1500 years old and due to its ago and isolation some elders still speak Middle Persian, an earlier dialect of Farsi that disappeared elsewhere centuries ago.

Focal Length:45mm
Aperture:f/8
ISO:100
Exposure:1/400 sec
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