Christopher Roehrs took this stark shot at an oasis
200 miles inland from the Nile River. The area looks much the same now as it
did a decade ago. "When I took the photo I'd just completed many months of teaching
English in Tokyo and was looking for some solitude. The Dakhla Oasis hosts several
Nubian villages, and, as you can see from the photo, technology takes a backseat
to nature. I was able to spend many unhurried days bathing in the area's many
hot springs, wandering around the dunes on camelback, and enjoying the intense
canopy of stars each night."
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