He built towers to reach the revelatory sunbursts of his imagination...
The Jantar Mantar observatory at Jaipur, India.
A short series of shots (4 or 5) that will attempt to describe the inspiration I felt while at the observatory.
I always get extremely inspired when I'm surrounded by the work of people that pushes the boundaries, bringing in great knowledge and imagination. This was one of those places.
Finished in 1728, and built by Maharajah Sawai Jai Singh II, it is the perfect demonstration of both of those attributes.[link]
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