Hercules in Iran...

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Comments (74)

Albena_Belo(el_al) on June 1, 2009

Thanks for your visit ... very nice picture ! Albena

Mahdi Kalhor on June 1, 2009

عکسهای زیادی از این هرکول دیدم.

این یکی خیلی خوب گرفته شد!

چون وقتی بچم اونو دید دیگه از ترس ساکت شد.

اگه کادر را عمودی میگرفتی تا سرخی آسمان-پایین تصویر- بیشتر معلوم میشد بهتر نبود؟!

البته ببخشید که دخالت کردم!

شما به دیده لقمان بما بنگرید.

Radu B_KeepPanoramio on June 1, 2009

Good composition , the clouds and light in background are great.Greetings, Radu.

Rainer2 on June 1, 2009

Impressive Photo of a large Rock face and strong dark Cloud formation. And....> Then there is Hercules!! :-) Thank you for sharing Ray

Majid Salehyar on June 1, 2009

Thanks Albena

Thanks Mahdi your idea be darde amat mikhoreh!

Thanks Radu you are welcome too

Thanks Ray you are welcome too, Yes he is really Hercules, if you read above details you will found.


Olga I. Yakovenko on June 1, 2009

Fantastic! But again wars and conquests...

M.Salih ÖZBUDAK on June 1, 2009

Very skillfully captured photo with a nice composition, Salih Özbudak.

János Nagy on June 1, 2009

Fantastic picture! Bravo!

Regards Jani

Gabriel Avramovici on June 1, 2009

Amazing shot!

Greetings from Bucharest,Gabi

Angela469 on June 2, 2009

A beautiful piece of art and an excellent capture. Angela

Philippe38 on June 2, 2009

Très belle photo, rendue plus intéressante encore par le commentaire qui l'accompagne. Salut de Paris

Theo Wasserhess on June 2, 2009

Very good composition and atmosphere!

Greetings from Cologne, Theo

ranssom on June 2, 2009

Perfect light and colouring of the sky that echos the colours of the rock Majid! I didn't know there was a Hercules statue there! Goes to my favourites! Greetings from Greece - Dimitris

Maja Go on June 2, 2009

How is man hand is made it in this high place?! Perfect picture you took! Greetings from Belgrade!

kasiulowa on June 3, 2009


makis_rom on June 3, 2009

Wonderful sky!!!!!!

zorinaristos007 on June 3, 2009

Amazing statue, well done shot!

Małgorzata Grzywacz on June 3, 2009

Very good!!! Fantastic!!



danimero on June 3, 2009

Impressive shot ansd impressive sculpture. Very nice shot.

Greetings, Daniel

► © Marilyn Kendall on June 3, 2009

A great capture and beautiful composition. Greetings, Marilyn

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Photo taken in Bisotun World Heritage Site, Bisotun, Kermanshah Province, Iran

Photo details

  • Uploaded on May 30, 2009
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Majid Salehyar
    • Camera: Canon PowerShot SX1 IS
    • Taken on 2009/05/24 15:30:09
    • Exposure: 0.006s (1/160)
    • Focal Length: 5.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/8.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO80
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash