The dusty alleys behind the Birjand’s bazaar contain architecture of the days gone by. A quiet stroll at night made me nostalgic in this capital of South Khorasan province, seldom visited by foreign tourists. As it always happens when touring Iran’s old alleys, I wondered why a people would abandon such symmetrical beauty for the monstrosity that passes as Iran’s modern architecture.
ISO 1600 or 3200, Nikon D5400, 18-200 DX zoom, everything handheld.
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