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THE GREAT SPHINX OF GIZA . . . . . . (EGYPT, GIZA) . . . . . . This unique monolith statue of 20 meters high, is the oldest known monumental sculpture, built in 2558-2532 BC, by the ancient Egyptians.
The impressive limestone statue of the Giza Plateau, on the west bank of Nile river, presents a mythical creature with a lion's body and a human head (sphinx), and is generally believed to represent the face of the Pharaoh Khafra.

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Comments (79)

Polifemo ( * ) on March 1, 2011

...nice composition work!!! ...impressive results!!!

Gustavo Rodriguez Me… on March 3, 2011

Impresionante e histórica fotografía, saludos desde México bye.

Konstantin Khrapko on March 9, 2011


RNLatvian on March 11, 2011

Karolos ο φίλος μου, έχεις τόσες πολλές όμορφες εικόνες, που κόβει την ανάσα φωτογραφίες! Σας έχω συμπεριληφθεί στη λίστα των αγαπημένων τους φωτογράφους! Μια μεγάλη αγκαλιά, χαιρετισμούς από τη Βραζιλία στην Ελλάδα! Like 23!

jolaostrow on March 14, 2011

Super view, like, Jola

Stella Trantallidou … on March 19, 2011

Υπέροχη !!!

Aρέσει και Aστέρι !!!


maria nikolakopoulou on March 20, 2011

Μοναδική λήψη Κάρολε!!

MAD maj on March 20, 2011

Πανέμορφη φωτογραφία με πολύ ωραία "Αιγυπτιακά" χρώματα! Αρέσει 26!

Χαιρετισμούς, MAD maj!

Nacho pehinucu on March 22, 2011

Muy hermosa y llamativa imagen. Me gusta mucho.


Herr Sonstiges on March 28, 2011

A better shot of this motive is hardly possible! Worth a YS and Like.



zw22wz on March 30, 2011

Very beautiful! Like+YS


Gerhard Weiss on April 5, 2011

Great. LYS. Kind regards.

Iris.Bl. on April 11, 2011

Υπεροχη ληψη

Like #33

καλο απογευμα

aulestia on May 1, 2011

Very beautiful.

Yves Faucon on May 13, 2011

Magnifique vue et belle réalisation. like & fav. Amicalement. yves.

Imre Lakat on May 15, 2011

Έχετε μια πολύ ωραία φωτογραφία!

Μεγάλη δουλειά!


Εγκάρδιους χαιρετισμούς, Imre

*Delfina* on May 20, 2011

Wonderful picture!


Greetings, Mira

Roberto Díaz on May 20, 2011

Gran foto, like y fav, saludos desde España.

rem49 on May 22, 2011

Są tysiące zdjęć sfinksa ale to należy do najpiękniejszych. Pozdrawiam Edward . Like

Angelo Ferraris on June 21, 2011

Like 41

Perfect! The red and the black silhouette!!

A Masterpiece


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Photo taken in Nazlet El-Semman, Al Haram, Giza Governorate, Egypt

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