Gallery

A gallery of lovely images from sites all over Egypt, Cairo to Abu Simbel, including Abydos and Luxor.  This gallery will be regularly updated with new photos.

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Journeys in Egypt

Sakhmet

Sakhmet

Nubian sunset

Nubian sunset

Nubian skies

Nubian skies

Storm at Aswan

Storm at Aswan

Sphinx temple, Giza

Sphinx temple, Giza

Approach to Philae

Approach to Philae

Philae capitals

Philae capitals

Kom Ombo

Kom Ombo

Horus and Sobek, Kom Ombo

Horus and Sobek, Kom Ombo

Seth

Seth

Nubian temple under moonlight

Nubian temple under moonlight

Ramses II, Abu Simbel

Ramses II, Abu Simbel

Aswan

Aswan

Aswan and Eliphantine

Aswan and Eliphantine

Abydos landscape

Abydos landscape

Ramses II temple, Abydos

Ramses II temple, Abydos

Souls of Pe, Ramses II temple, Abydos

Souls of Pe, Ramses II temple, Abydos

Ramses II, Ramses II temple, Abydos

Ramses II, Ramses II temple, Abydos

Divinized king, Ramses II temple, Abydos

Divinized king, Ramses II temple, Abydos

Ramses being led, Ramses II temple, Abydos 5

Ramses being led, Ramses II temple, Abydos 5

Cobra, Seti I temple, Abydos

Cobra, Seti I temple, Abydos

Thoth, Seti I temple, Abydos

Thoth, Seti I temple, Abydos

Horus, Seti I temple, Abydos

Horus, Seti I temple, Abydos

Seti, Seti I temple, Abydos

Seti, Seti I temple, Abydos

Seti I temple, Abydos

Seti I temple, Abydos

Offering table, Seti I temple, Abydos

Offering table, Seti I temple, Abydos

High desert, Abydos 1

High desert, Abydos 1

High desert, Abydos 2

High desert, Abydos 2

High desert, Abydos 3

High desert, Abydos 3

High desert, Abydos 4

High desert, Abydos 4

High desert, Abydos 5

High desert, Abydos 5

High desert, Abydos 6

High desert, Abydos 6

High desert, Abydos 7

High desert, Abydos 7

Excavation house, Abydos

Excavation house, Abydos

Dawn at the site, Abydos

Dawn at the site, Abydos

Hathor portico, Dendera

Hathor portico, Dendera

Layered Nut ceiling, Dendera

Layered Nut ceiling, Dendera

Flexible god, Dendera

Flexible god, Dendera

Lunar pectoral, Cairo Museum

Lunar pectoral, Cairo Museum

Ouroboros ceiling, KV 9

Ouroboros ceiling, KV 9

Embrace the history, Valley of the Queens

Embrace the history, Valley of the Queens

Fabulous falcon, QV 55, Valley of the Queens

Fabulous falcon, QV 55, Valley of the Queens

Thoth marking the king, QV 55, Valley of the Queens

Thoth marking the king, QV 55, Valley of the Queens

Jackal, QV 44, Valley of the Queens

Jackal, QV 44, Valley of the Queens

Ramses III in full regalia, QV 44, Valley of the Queens

Ramses III in full regalia, QV 44, Valley of the Queens

Burial chamber detail, QV 43, Valley of the Queens

Burial chamber detail, QV 43, Valley of the Queens

Approach to Hatshepsut's temple, Deir el Bahri

Approach to Hatshepsut’s temple, Deir el Bahri

Fluted columns, Hatshepsut's temple, Deir el Bahri

Fluted columns, Hatshepsut’s temple, Deir el Bahri

Ramses and Nefertari, Abu Simbel

Ramses and Nefertari, Abu Simbel

Falcon on Seti's throne, Seti I temple, Abydos

Falcon on Seti’s throne, Seti I temple, Abydos

Seti receiving, Seti I temple, Abydos

Seti receiving, Seti I temple, Abydos

Seti anointing Re-Horakhti's uraeus. Seti I temple, Abydos

Seti anointing Re-Horakhti’s uraeus. Seti I temple, Abydos

Seti wearing cap crown, Seti I temple, Abydos

Seti wearing cap crown, Seti I temple, Abydos

Colonnade, Harshepsut temple, Deir el Bahri

Colonnade, Harshepsut temple, Deir el Bahri

Orion above Abydos

Orion above Abydos

Night skies at Abydos

Night skies at Abydos

Storm over Abydos

Storm over Abydos

Watch your step!

Watch your step!

Abydos dig house cat

Abydos dig house cat

Deir el Bahri from above

Deir el Bahri from above

Deir el Bahri 1

Deir el Bahri 1

Deir el Bahri 2

Deir el Bahri 2

Theban high desert 1

Theban high desert 1

Valley of the Kings and Deir el Bahri seen from the Qurn

Valley of the Kings and Deir el Bahri seen from the Qurn

Theban high desert 2

Theban high desert 2

View from the Qurn, Thebes

View from the Qurn, Thebes

Dawn balloon ride, Thebes

Dawn balloon ride, Thebes

Theban cliffs 1

Theban cliffs 1

Thebes from balloon

Thebes from balloon

Theban cliffs 2

Theban cliffs 2

Unhappy Egyptian farmer

Unhappy Egyptian farmer

Luxor temple columns at night

Luxor temple columns at night

Night skies at Thebes

Night skies at Thebes

Tutankhamun's blue shebiu collar, Cairo Museum

Tutankhamun’s blue shebiu collar, Cairo Museum

Pinioned foreign foes, Cairo Museum

Pinioned foreign foes, Cairo Museum

Colonnade 2, Hatshepsut's temple, Deir el Bahri

Colonnade 2, Hatshepsut’s temple, Deir el Bahri

Colonnade, Luxor temple

Colonnade, Luxor temple

Block yards, Luxor temple

Block yards, Luxor temple

Fireworks above Luxor temple 1

Fireworks above Luxor temple 1

Fireworks above Luxor temple 2

Fireworks above Luxor temple 2

Thoth, White Chapel, Karnak

Thoth, White Chapel, Karnak

Calcite bark shrine, Karnak

Calcite bark shrine, Karnak

Colossal hand, Karnak

Colossal hand, Karnak

Weapons, Tomb of Ramses III (KV 11)

Weapons, Tomb of Ramses III (KV 11)

Forms of Re from Litany, Tomb of Ramses III (KV 11)

Forms of Re from Litany, Tomb of Ramses III (KV 11)

Ptah's wristbands, Tomb of Ramses III (KV 11)

Ptah’s wristbands, Tomb of Ramses III (KV 11)

Libation vessel, Tomb of Ramses III (KV 11)

Libation vessel, Tomb of Ramses III (KV 11)

Angry rabbit, Tomb of Ramses III (KV 11)

Angry rabbit, Tomb of Ramses III (KV 11)

Horned falcon, Tomb of Ramses III (KV 11)

Horned falcon, Tomb of Ramses III (KV 11)

Burial chamber, KV 14

Burial chamber, KV 14

Ceiling, burial chamber KV 9

Ceiling, burial chamber KV 9

Detail of Nut, ceiling of burial chamber, KV 9

Detail of Nut, ceiling of burial chamber, KV 9

Birth of sun, burial chamber, KV 9

Birth of sun, burial chamber, KV 9

Detail of Nut swallowing sun, burial chamber, KV 9

Detail of Nut swallowing sun, burial chamber, KV 9

Jackals, ceiling of burial chamber, KV 9

Jackals, ceiling of burial chamber, KV 9

Graffiti in burial chamber of KV 9

Graffiti in burial chamber of KV 9

Three forms of sun god, ceiling of corridor, KV 9

Three forms of sun god, ceiling of corridor, KV 9

Mut's hem, KV 9

Mut’s hem, KV 9

Damned cooking in a vat, KV 9

Damned cooking in a vat, KV 9

Formidable gate, KV 9

Formidable gate, KV 9

Corridor, KV 9

Corridor, KV 9

Vulture on ceiling, corridor, KV 9

Vulture on ceiling, corridor, KV 9

Thoth, KV 9

Thoth, KV 9

Priests in Min procession, Medinet Habu

Priests in Min procession, Medinet Habu

'Hand' goddesses (female counterparts of Atum), Medinet Habu

‘Hand’ goddesses (female counterparts of Atum), Medinet Habu

Detail, Medinet Habu

Detail, Medinet Habu

Detail of Ramses III regalia, Medinet Habu

Detail of Ramses III regalia, Medinet Habu

Detail of bearers, Medinet Habu

Detail of bearers, Medinet Habu

Detail of ceiling, Medinet Habu

Detail of ceiling, Medinet Habu

Step pyramid, Saqqara

Step pyramid, Saqqara

Contemplation of the Great Pyramid, Giza

Contemplation of the Great Pyramid, Giza

Ramesside queen, QV 42

Ramesside queen, QV 42

Detail of queen, QV 42

Detail of queen, QV 42

View of QV 42

View of QV 42

Chamber in QV 43

Chamber in QV 43

Uraeus frieze in QV 43

Uraeus frieze in QV 43

Ramses III and Khaemwaset, QV 44

Ramses III and Khaemwaset, QV 44

Gatekeeper, QV 44

Gatekeeper, QV 44

Ramses III wearing cap crown, QV 44

Ramses III wearing cap crown, QV 44

Lion, QV 44

Lion, QV 44

Ramses III wearing an unusual red crown, QV 44

Ramses III wearing an unusual red crown, QV 44

Ramses III wearing a khat headdress, QV 44

Ramses III wearing a khat headdress, QV 44

Ramses III offering incense, QV 55

Ramses III offering incense, QV 55

Ramses III in falcon garb, QV 55

Ramses III in falcon garb, QV 55

Detail of Ramses III's falcon garb, QV 55

Detail of Ramses III’s falcon garb, QV 55

Wonderful color!, Ramses II temple, Abydos

Wonderful color!, Ramses II temple, Abydos

Fecundity figure, Ramses II temple, Abydos

Fecundity figure, Ramses II temple, Abydos

Divine anklets, Ramses II temple, Abydos

Divine anklets, Ramses II temple, Abydos

Colorful dancing, Thebes

Colorful dancing, Thebes

Thoth, Seti I temple, Abydos

Thoth, Seti I temple, Abydos

Osirion, Seti I temple, Abydos

Osirion, Seti I temple, Abydos

Chapel facade from hypostyle hall, Seti I temple, Abydos

Chapel facade from hypostyle hall, Seti I temple, Abydos

Valley of the Kings

Valley of the Kings

Cliffs above Valley of the Kings

Cliffs above Valley of the Kings

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The Art of Counting is dedicated to the memory of Margery Meilleur, who first taught me to view history through the eyes of the images we create.