Jaisalmer..The Golden City

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UploadedOctober 25, 2013
TakenOctober 16, 2013
MakeNikon Corporation
ModelNIKON D3100
Exposure1/800 sec at f/5.6
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length18 mm
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The buildings in the town is mostly built from yellow sandstones..that's why it is known as the golden city. Satyajit Ray the famous Indian film director shot his film "Sonar Kella"( Sona means Gold & Kella means fort) in this city and made it more popular.

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  • Saroj Swain

    Saroj Swain gave props (25 Oct 2013):

    Beautiful....shot Rekha...

  • Raymond Fausel

    Raymond Fausel gave props (25 Oct 2013):


  • Susan Littlefield

    Susan Littlefield gave props (25 Oct 2013):

    Oh my….I can see how it got its name!! Beautful scene.

  • James Wiley

    James Wiley gave props (25 Oct 2013):

    Truly golden but I also like the shadow as a foreground!

  • rekha nag

    rekha nag gave props (26 Oct 2013):

    James, its the shadow of the Fort :)

  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins (Deleted) gave props (31 Oct 2013):

    Great lighting on this golden city!

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