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A Traveler

Posted in Iran, No Tail, Photo, Photography by homeyra on March 9, 2007



Courtesy of Keith Mellnick


Keith Mellnick Photograpy
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August 31, 2005
“Dominating impressions from our two weeks in Iran: the shocking lack of Evil, the incredible hospitality and friendliness toward Americans, and what should have been a given–that Iran is a modern, developed, hip country with a well educated (and may I add quite stylish) population. I’ve broken down pictures into several galleries.”
Expat Monkey


Photo Essays: Georgia’s Rose Revolution , Agadyr-Kasakhstan, Turkmenbashi’s Ashgabad, The mountain Jews of Azerbaijan, Sveti Tskhoveli Cathedral, Coolio in Baku, Imishli’s IDP Railyard Community

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A Manteau for all Seasons!


All images, courtesy of Keith Mellnick


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  1. proggiemuslima said, on March 10, 2007 at 4:57 am

    Beautiful photographs. Makes me want to come and see Iran for myself. 🙂

  2. homeyra said, on March 10, 2007 at 5:24 am

    Then you should! absolutely!

  3. sophia said, on March 12, 2007 at 2:26 am

    W ehave been thinking about such a trip for a long tiome now. It definitely won’t be this summer… Beautiful photos, especially the first one. Such a smart way to photograph the interior of a mosque with its symetrical and geometrical design. The picture is astonishing, it creates asymetry from perfect symetry…

  4. homeyra said, on March 12, 2007 at 4:18 am

    Sophia, it would be great to see you over here.
    True, Mellnick has a very original and spectacular way of picturing the interior of this mosque. I have seen hundreds of photos of “Sheikh Lotfollah”, plus many times this mosque, in the main square of Isfahan. Yet the photograph surprises me.

  5. Bluebear2 said, on March 14, 2007 at 7:57 pm

    Thanks for the video you sent me. Between these photos, the mall photos and the video I’m starting to feel at home! 🙂

  6. homeyra said, on March 15, 2007 at 7:11 pm

    Dear BB2, this is all about the Pale Blue Dot.
    It was your home, you just couldn’t remember it!

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