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Ashkelon: Ancient City of the Sea



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A City Uncovered
Photograph by Robert Clark



The ruins of a Byzantine church mark just one era of ancient Ashkelon’s nearly 5,000-year history. The site of the once-walled city is now part of an Israeli national park, surrounded by the modern city of Ashkelon.




Camera: Canon EOS 1N
Film Type: Fujichrome Velvia 50 ASA
Lens: 17-35mm f/2.8 zoom
Speed and F-Stop: 1/60 @ f/8.0
Weather Conditions: Clear
Time of Day: Near sunset
Lighting Techniques: Available light


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