• Hula Lake

      Hula valley was once a large swamp. The Israelis dried the swamps during the 1950's, to eliminate malaria and gain land for agriculture (as poetically documented by photographer Peter Marom). Some of the original swamps were left untouched, and dried lands were returned to their original 'status' in recent years, to support bird migration. Today Hula is a major ...

    Posted at November 22, 2012 | By : | Categories : Locations | 0 Comment
  • The Order – Ein Gedi

      This Order of Asian nuns and their tour guide captured Liz London‘s attention while we were climbing to photograph the David waterfall. I just cocked the shutter. The element of surprise makes this photo unique.     Nuns Hiking near Ein Gedi Nikon D90. Nikkor 35mm f2. 1/200 sec f/9 ISO200.

    Posted at June 7, 2012 | By : | Categories : Locations | 0 Comment
  • Beit Loya

    A recent excavation in the Beit Guvrin region by the Israel Antiquities Authority revealed a massive underground complex. Seated in this massive columbarium is my long time traveling companion Sam Sade. Shmuel - Beit Loya. Beit Loya - columbarium. Nikon D700. Nikkor 35mm f2 at f3.2 1/40 ISO 1250 handheld.

    Posted at July 19, 2012 | By : | Categories : Locations | 0 Comment
  • Banias Syrian Tank

      During an attack on northern Israel in the Six Day War, the driver of this Syrian tank tried to reverse. Only the tank commander managed to jump out, the rest of the crew is still hanging in there...   Syrian Tank. July 2012. Nikon D90. Nikkor 50mm f1.4. 1/25 sec f/3.5 ISO1000.

    Posted at July 30, 2012 | By : | Categories : Locations | 0 Comment
  • Elijah on Mount Carmel

    Elijah invited Ahab, the Israelites, the Ba’al “prophets” and the Ashera “prophets” to Mount Carmel for a showdown. The location of the confrontation is believed to be the Mukhraka (Arabic) or Keren HaCarmel (Hebrew) on top of Mount Carmel, but it is possible that the actual location is Metsudat Habama (the fort of the stage), pictured here. Metsudat Habama is ...

    Posted at July 10, 2012 | By : | Categories : Locations | 0 Comment
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