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Giza, Egypt

As a Pilot Sees The World or.a Bird's Eye View. This collection of aerial photographs gives us a pilot’s (or bird’s!) eye view of places from around the world, casting them in a totally new light.

The Great Pyramids were originally bright white When the pyramids were originally finished, they were plated in and outer layer of white “casing stones”. These casing stones were cut with astounding precision to give a smooth slope to the pyramids, unlike how they appear today with the outer stones more or less forming very large “steps”. The original casing stones were made of highly polished Tura limestone, meant to reflect the sun’s rays, and were accurate within 1/100th of an inch.

The Great Pyramids were bright white when they were originally finished. They were plated in an outer layer of white casing stones

Inside the Great Pyramid of Giza

Pyramids of Giza The pyramids on the Giza Plateau of Egypt were erected as royal tombs in the century b. The Great Pyramid, la.

Nile, Egypt

Water, vegetation, and sand along the Nile River, Egypt; you Can really tell how much of a difference that the Nile makes on the surrounding areas.