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Sand castle. A castle made of sandSand castle. A castle made of sandDramatic brodgar. Ring of Brodgar in dramatic evening light and cloudscapeDramatic brodgar. Ring of Brodgar in dramatic evening light and cloudscapeSphinx Egypt. The Sphinx landscape in EgyptSphinx Egypt. The Sphinx landscape in EgyptVintage Paper. A vintage paper background with grunge patterns and texturesVintage Paper. A vintage paper background with grunge patterns and texturesRomeo and Juliet. The balcony of Romeo and Juliet in Verona,ItalyRomeo and Juliet. The balcony of Romeo and Juliet in Verona,ItalyAngers. Castle of Angers, France, LoireAngers. Castle of Angers, France, LoireOrthodox Monastery. Orthodox Serbian Monastery Mileseva from XIII centuryOrthodox Monastery. Orthodox Serbian Monastery Mileseva from XIII centuryAerial view of Angkor Wat. From a helium balloonAerial view of Angkor Wat. From a helium balloonThe oldest church in Lima, Peru. South AmericaThe oldest church in Lima, Peru. South AmericaChichen Itza, Mexico. One of the New Seven Wonders of the WorldChichen Itza, Mexico. One of the New Seven Wonders of the WorldRuins of bell tower. Bell-tower of the XVI centuary cave-monastery. Wonderful Hills on the river Don (in ancient time called TanaisRuins of bell tower. Bell-tower of the XVI centuary cave-monastery. Wonderful Hills on the river Don (in ancient time called TanaisBride fall down stairs. Bride is fallen down stairs and laying on the groundBride fall down stairs. Bride is fallen down stairs and laying on the groundQumran Caves. DECEMBER 14:The Dead Sea Scrolls on display on December 14 2008 at the caves of Qumran that located on the edge of the Dead Sea in IsraelQumran Caves. DECEMBER 14:The Dead Sea Scrolls on display on December 14 2008 at the caves of Qumran that located on the edge of the Dead Sea in IsraelMachu-Picchu. City in storm sunsetMachu-Picchu. City in storm sunsetHever Castle. Moat Edenbridge KentHever Castle. Moat Edenbridge KentUFO over the pyramids. A giant UFO flies over the pyramids while two nomads are observing the amazing sceneUFO over the pyramids. A giant UFO flies over the pyramids while two nomads are observing the amazing sceneSunset at pyramids. Egypt: giza pyramids sunsetSunset at pyramids. Egypt: giza pyramids sunsetGiza Pyramids and camels. Giza Pyramids, Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinos, Egypt (HDR photoGiza Pyramids and camels. Giza Pyramids, Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinos, Egypt (HDR photoVenus Statue. Isolated over whiteVenus Statue. Isolated over whiteTheatre in Athens, Greece. The Odeon of Herodes Atticus - theatre in Athens, GreeceTheatre in Athens, Greece. The Odeon of Herodes Atticus - theatre in Athens, GreeceColosseum at night light. Beautiful detail of colosseum at night light,travel EuropeColosseum at night light. Beautiful detail of colosseum at night light,travel EuropeMachu Picchu from Peru (overview). A sweeping view of the ruins of Machu Picchu, Peru, including the surrounding mountainsMachu Picchu from Peru (overview). A sweeping view of the ruins of Machu Picchu, Peru, including the surrounding mountainsTemple in Delphi. Visiting the oracle at Delphi in GreeceTemple in Delphi. Visiting the oracle at Delphi in GreeceGreek column. Isolated on whiteGreek column. Isolated on whiteNuraghe interior. Very old nuraghe interior with overhead opening to allow light in in the Barumini archaeological complex in Sardinia island, ItalyNuraghe interior. Very old nuraghe interior with overhead opening to allow light in in the Barumini archaeological complex in Sardinia island, ItalyHaunted house. In rural Wyoming, HDR image processed and converted to monochrome for dark, moody lookHaunted house. In rural Wyoming, HDR image processed and converted to monochrome for dark, moody lookHaunted house. (so I was told) in rural Wyoming, long abandoned. A dark, moody HDR imageHaunted house. (so I was told) in rural Wyoming, long abandoned. A dark, moody HDR imageRorbuer mirroring in  Mortsund. Traditional fisherman's cabins of the village of Mortsund in  Lofoten islandsRorbuer mirroring in Mortsund. Traditional fisherman's cabins of the village of Mortsund in Lofoten islandsKom Ombo temple, Egypt. Kom Ombo temple at sunset on the Nile in EgyptKom Ombo temple, Egypt. Kom Ombo temple at sunset on the Nile in EgyptThe Cathedral of Vilnius. In summerThe Cathedral of Vilnius. In summerSerpent Quetzalcoatl. Masks of the plumed serpent Quetzalcoatl at the Temple of Quetzalcoatl Teotihuacan, MexicoSerpent Quetzalcoatl. Masks of the plumed serpent Quetzalcoatl at the Temple of Quetzalcoatl Teotihuacan, MexicoMoroccan tiled fountain. Typical moroccan tiled fountain in the city of Rabat, near the Hassan II TowerMoroccan tiled fountain. Typical moroccan tiled fountain in the city of Rabat, near the Hassan II TowerTulum Lookout. Mayan/Aztec/Toltec Ruins at Tulum in Mexico. One of few ruins overlooking the oceanTulum Lookout. Mayan/Aztec/Toltec Ruins at Tulum in Mexico. One of few ruins overlooking the oceanGreat Sphinx, Great Pyramid.  Giza, Egypt. A wide panoramic view of the Great Sphinx with Great Pyramid of Khufu in background.  Giza, EgyptGreat Sphinx, Great Pyramid. Giza, Egypt. A wide panoramic view of the Great Sphinx with Great Pyramid of Khufu in background. Giza, EgyptBandelier National Monument. Kiva ladder leading up to an ancestoral cliff dwelling at Bandelier National MonumentBandelier National Monument. Kiva ladder leading up to an ancestoral cliff dwelling at Bandelier National MonumentLocal guide educates a visitor on the unfinished Moai Statues. Easter Island Rapa Nui, Rano Raraku National ParkLocal guide educates a visitor on the unfinished Moai Statues. Easter Island Rapa Nui, Rano Raraku National ParkCelebratory fireworks over Collosseo. Italy. Rome. Night city landscapeCelebratory fireworks over Collosseo. Italy. Rome. Night city landscapeAncient Cave Paintings in patagonia. Hands detailAncient Cave Paintings in patagonia. Hands detailSan Francisco Church, Antigua, Guatemala. San Francisco Convent with volcanoSan Francisco Church, Antigua, Guatemala. San Francisco Convent with volcanoOld Ruin Church Crestin Ortodox. An abandoned and ruined church of the Christian Orthodox in  ultra violetOld Ruin Church Crestin Ortodox. An abandoned and ruined church of the Christian Orthodox in ultra violetOld castle in Olesko, Ukraine. The Middle Ages (14th century) castle in Olesko, UkraineOld castle in Olesko, Ukraine. The Middle Ages (14th century) castle in Olesko, UkraineMosaic of Jesus Christ. Found in the old church of Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, TurkeyMosaic of Jesus Christ. Found in the old church of Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, TurkeyEgyptian pyramid. Ancient egyptian pyramid against blue skyEgyptian pyramid. Ancient egyptian pyramid against blue skyGreek Pillar Background. A background border illustration of two ancient Greek style pillars. Clipping masks usedGreek Pillar Background. A background border illustration of two ancient Greek style pillars. Clipping masks usedRoman empire. Great Roman empire - conceptual retro styled backgroundRoman empire. Great Roman empire - conceptual retro styled backgroundPrambanan temple, Java, Indonesia. Famous Prambanan temple, Java, IndonesiaPrambanan temple, Java, Indonesia. Famous Prambanan temple, Java, IndonesiaItsukushima Torii Gate in Miyajima, Japan. The Itsukushima Floating Torii Gate off the coast of the island of Miyajima, JapanItsukushima Torii Gate in Miyajima, Japan. The Itsukushima Floating Torii Gate off the coast of the island of Miyajima, JapanTerracotta Warriors. Xi an, China Emperor Qin Terracotta WarriorsTerracotta Warriors. Xi an, China Emperor Qin Terracotta WarriorsRoyal Flora temple (ratchaphreuk) Chiang Mai,Tha. Royal Flora temple (ratchaphreuk)in Chiang Mai,ThailandRoyal Flora temple (ratchaphreuk) Chiang Mai,Tha. Royal Flora temple (ratchaphreuk)in Chiang Mai,ThailandAncient Greek warrior statue. King Leonidas of the 300 spartan soldiers. Statue found at Sparta city in GreeceAncient Greek warrior statue. King Leonidas of the 300 spartan soldiers. Statue found at Sparta city in GreeceEgyptian statue. Ancient Egyptian statue on the black backgroundEgyptian statue. Ancient Egyptian statue on the black backgroundMuscat castle Oman. Old castle on the coastline by Muscat OmanMuscat castle Oman. Old castle on the coastline by Muscat OmanMayan shaman. XCARET, MEXICO - JULY 19: Unkown man in Mayan shaman uniform beginning traditional Mayan performance in the jungle of Xcaret parkMayan shaman. XCARET, MEXICO - JULY 19: Unkown man in Mayan shaman uniform beginning traditional Mayan performance in the jungle of Xcaret parkCrazy man closeup in a madhouse in Italy. Crazy man  in a mad house in Italy . a room for curing mental diseasesCrazy man closeup in a madhouse in Italy. Crazy man in a mad house in Italy . a room for curing mental diseasesGreat Wall of China. A View of the Great Wall of ChinaGreat Wall of China. A View of the Great Wall of ChinaHalloween Evening. A halloween pumpkin sat on a bed of autumn leavesHalloween Evening. A halloween pumpkin sat on a bed of autumn leavesVersailles. Wide panoramic view of versailles, paris, franceVersailles. Wide panoramic view of versailles, paris, franceMounts and Castle under Stars. Castle on the top of a mount, under the sunset, when stars are appearing in the skyMounts and Castle under Stars. Castle on the top of a mount, under the sunset, when stars are appearing in the skyGalata Tower in Istanbul. Galata Tower Building in Istanbul, TurkeyGalata Tower in Istanbul. Galata Tower Building in Istanbul, TurkeyMedieval Castle near Dusseldorf, Germany. Medieval Castle Haus zum Haus in Ratingen, GermanyMedieval Castle near Dusseldorf, Germany. Medieval Castle Haus zum Haus in Ratingen, GermanyThe Roman Forum from Palatine hill, panorama. Panoramic view from Palatine hill to Roman Forum with all details startig from Temple of Saturn (on the right) toThe Roman Forum from Palatine hill, panorama. Panoramic view from Palatine hill to Roman Forum with all details startig from Temple of Saturn (on the right) toMedieval Castle near Dusseldorf, Germany. Medieval Castle Haus zum Haus in Ratingen, GermanyMedieval Castle near Dusseldorf, Germany. Medieval Castle Haus zum Haus in Ratingen, GermanyThe disaster of haiti. The image portrays the confused people who still wanders the streets of haiti after the earthquake among the buildings destroyedThe disaster of haiti. The image portrays the confused people who still wanders the streets of haiti after the earthquake among the buildings destroyedSunsetting over bagan,myanmar(burma). Sunsetting over the ancient stupas of bagan in myanmar(burmaSunsetting over bagan,myanmar(burma). Sunsetting over the ancient stupas of bagan in myanmar(burmaCastle ruins in Mirow. PolandCastle ruins in Mirow. PolandMayan Apocalypse, Doomsday End of World. Maybe the Mayans were right, the world is going to end in an apocalypse, they were just off by a year or two. Shown hereMayan Apocalypse, Doomsday End of World. Maybe the Mayans were right, the world is going to end in an apocalypse, they were just off by a year or two. Shown hereCastle in Holland. Medieval castle in Holland, featuring the church and wonderful rosegardenCastle in Holland. Medieval castle in Holland, featuring the church and wonderful rosegardenYangon by night. Night Illuminations Shwedagon pagoda in the city of Yangon, BurmaYangon by night. Night Illuminations Shwedagon pagoda in the city of Yangon, BurmaOstrog Monastery. In Montenegro. Build inside the rockOstrog Monastery. In Montenegro. Build inside the rockPouwhenua from ancient New Zealand Maori site. Photo taken in Ngaruawahia, New Zealand, jhome of the New Zealand Maori kingPouwhenua from ancient New Zealand Maori site. Photo taken in Ngaruawahia, New Zealand, jhome of the New Zealand Maori kingFresco in Pompeii. Fresco from Pompeii's Villa of Mysteries. ItalyFresco in Pompeii. Fresco from Pompeii's Villa of Mysteries. ItalyGreat Wall of China Panoramic. A panoramic winter snow scene of The Great Wall of ChinaGreat Wall of China Panoramic. A panoramic winter snow scene of The Great Wall of ChinaOld West town hotel room with a view. Looking at the Old West town saloon through the window of an abandoned hotel buildingOld West town hotel room with a view. Looking at the Old West town saloon through the window of an abandoned hotel buildingBeautiful Delphi. Delphi, Tholos, at late afternoon with cloudsBeautiful Delphi. Delphi, Tholos, at late afternoon with cloudsLuzhi ancient town view. Lu zhi ancient town view with a river flowing through Residence Community in suzhou city jiangsu province ChinaLuzhi ancient town view. Lu zhi ancient town view with a river flowing through Residence Community in suzhou city jiangsu province ChinaLuzhi ancient town view. Lu zhi ancient town view with a river flowing through Residence Community in suzhou city jiangsu province ChinaLuzhi ancient town view. Lu zhi ancient town view with a river flowing through Residence Community in suzhou city jiangsu province ChinaUrn tomb Petra , Jordan. Panoramic of the Urn tomb Petra  in JordanUrn tomb Petra , Jordan. Panoramic of the Urn tomb Petra in JordanPitigliano, tuscany village. Pitigliano by night, typical  village of the italian tuscany landPitigliano, tuscany village. Pitigliano by night, typical village of the italian tuscany landNew Orleans Hurricane Damage. New Orleans home destroyed by Hurricane Katrina in the 9th wardNew Orleans Hurricane Damage. New Orleans home destroyed by Hurricane Katrina in the 9th wardTaj Mahal. Temple, Agra, IndiaTaj Mahal. Temple, Agra, India