Tom Van Eynde: Thebes Photographic Project



The Temple of Amun at Luxor. The view from the west shows the entrance-pylon (left) and the first court (center), both built by Ramesses II (ca. 1279 B.C.), and the colonnade (right) decorated by Tutankhamun (ca. 1334 B.C.). In the foreground are the ruins of the forum of the permanent Roman legionary camp built within the enclosure of the temple. (Caption - Peter Piccione)


All the photographs were made with a Fujica G617 Panorama Camera. The film is TriX. The prints are made on llford Mulitgrade Fiber base paper, toned with Kodak Rapid Selenium toner. The original prints are 7"x22" on 10"x24" paper.


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