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Samarkand, Uzbekistan

The Gūr-e Amīr or Guri Amir, is a mausoleum of the Asian conqueror Tamerlane in Samarkand, Uzbekistan.

"Shir Dor Fluted Dome" on the Shir Dor Madresseh in Samarkand, Uzbekistan | Photography by Sean Paul Kelley (via flickr)

This HDR treated shot of a fluted dome on the Shir Dor Madresseh in Samarkand came out well, I think. Could be better, but the vibrancy of the colors almost matches the natural intensity I witnessed when there.

✯ Samarkanda, Uzbekistan - Trade route of the Silk Road, I can only fantasize about!

✯ Samarkanda, Uzbekistan - Trade route of the Silk Road, I can only fantasize…

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