The Secret Rooms of Akbar's Palace at Fatehpur Sikri

It was a very long day that I spent in Akbar's Palace. Early in the day I parted ways with my guide to walk around the grounds by myself. The palace was relatively empty, being a bit out of the hustle and bustle of Agra. Most everyone else tended to go over to the Taj, but I found the most delicate and beautiful parts to be in these oft-neglected quarters.



  • Simon Lewis 7y

    beautiful light and textures. The colours are amazing too!
  • Scott Kelley 7y

    I want to visit places like these.
  • Aliraza M.iqbal 7y

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Mosques and Muslim Architecture ( Invite Your Contacts ), and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    Amazing architecture !!

    Seen in my contacts' photos. (?)
  • Liberatore 7y

    nice photo and nice colors
  • Giacomo Donati 7y

    Amazing textures ....
  • Barney Stepney 7y

    Lovely colours and details Trey. Beautiful work :)
  • Joanna Christina Lizares Co 7y

    Cool textures!

    Seen in my contacts' photos. (?)
  • Danish Hassan 7y

    beautiful shot .. lovely treatment .. [?]
  • tara.m. 7y

    Fantastic light.
    Can't comprehend how you found a corner without people being in your shot in a place like this!
  • JW Corley 7y

    I love looking at your pictures in original size. The detail is always so amazing.
  • Adam Baker PRO 7y

    amazing amounts of detail in this one.
  • Andy 7y

    Lovely shot and great the bright area
  • Sigurberg Hauksson 7y

    excellent work, Splendid photograph
  • hdrshooter 7y

    The details are great!
  • Matthew Bailey 7y

    Really Beautifully done.. a great shot..

  • susan_r4 7y

    How beautiful! Love the colors and textures Trey!
  • call me Lole 7y

    great texture =)
  • Meta-Man 7y

    Classic oriental mystery shot. Quite easy to fave, they don't come too often :)
  • T PRO 7y

    this is a truly magical place - fancy building a city without thinking of the water supply ??

    next time you are in southern india look at ajanta and ellora caves ...

    they could do with a ratcliffe-ing ....
  • 11mo

    Kudos for this great shot Trey. We used it in our story: Fetch Him At once. Thank you for sharing.
49 faves
Taken on November 10, 2007
  • ƒ/5.6
  • 16.0 mm
  • 1/6
  • 100
  • Flash (off, did not fire)
  • Show EXIF
This photo is in 2 albums
This photo is in 1 gallery

Additional info

  • Viewing this photo Public
  • Safety level of this photo Safe
  • S Search
    Photo navigation
    < > Thumbnail navigation
    Z Zoom
    B Back to context