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the courtyard of Ben Youssef in Marrakech, Morocco
October 10, 2015

Stone Silent

Compared to the streets outside its doors, the historic Ben Youssef madrassa in Marrakech, Morocco, “was more quiet and relaxing,” writes Your Shot member Takashi Nakagawa. Perhaps the setting encouraged patience: Nakagawa notes that he waited a long time to capture this reflective shot.

This photograph was submitted to the 2015 National Geographic Photo Contest. Submit your best photo for a chance to win.

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Photograph by Takashi Nakagawa

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