May 31, 2015

Petra, Jordan

Photograph and caption by Mark Brodkin

Photographer Mark Brodkin took this nighttime shot of the Treasury in Petra, Jordan, and submitted it to the 2015 Traveler Photo Contest. "The Treasury at Petra is even more beautiful and haunting when seen at night lit by candles," he wrote. "One of the guides was kind enough to allow me to shoot this location on my own with the location all to myself. With a beautiful clear sky, alone in the desert, this was one of the most memorable shooting experiences of my career."

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