“Gates of Time”
Image Capture: May 2001
Destination: China, Beijing, Great Wall
Subject: The Great Wall weaving through the mountains at Jinshanling.
This image an interplay of shades to highlight the mountains and valleys and how The Great Wall is merged with landscape. Much of the Great Wall dates from the Ming Dynasty. As well as it’s defensive and security functions it served as a transportation corridor and border control for regulation of trade along the Silk Road.