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Jerusalem old city market
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The market (souq, shuq) in the old city of Jerusalem, 2010.

Hand held panorama using a Philopod, Nikon D90 and Nikkor 10.5mm fisheye.

Copyright: Assaf Bezalel
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 6324x3162
Загружена: 24/11/2010
Обновлено: 20/08/2014
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Tags: jerusalem; israel; old city; market; souq; shuq; shook; shuk; suk; people
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