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Ali Shokri (علی شکری) is an Iranian landscape and nature photographer.
© Ali Shokri , From the series “The Passion Of Trees”
To me, each tree, like a human-being, has a tale to tell. When a tree dies, a whole story is interrupted, a destiny is altered for the worse. I feel as if the trees, bundled at the back of trucks, are cursing us with their broken hands, wounded faces, and severed roots. Perhaps this is how we are led towards damnation, little by little stripped of our humanity, when man’s “abounding foliage moistened with the dew” is reduced to ash and smoke.
© Ali Shokri , From the series “Colorful Mountains”
is an Azeri name given to the Rainbow Mountains in the Northern part of Iran. These amazing mountains are located about 25 kilometers North-East of Tabriz between Ahar and Khajeh. The golden and copper colors of these mountains get a maximum glow when the Sun shines with the right angle.
© Ali Shokri , From the series “Deserts”
Two well-known deserts of Iran are: 1.
Great Salt desert
; is located between Khorasan, Semnan, Tehran, Isfahan and Yazd Province. It is the largest desert in Iran, spread from Alborz Mountains to the Central plateau and north-west of
© Ali Shokri , From the series “Autumns”
If you have dream of walking along the nature, Traveling to the pristine forests of Iran is a thrilling experience. in order to get there, you have to pass through the forest roads and through high-rise trees and dense forests, For lovers of fall, beech forestis one of the best destinations for tourism and nature tourism.
© Ali Shokri , From the series “Landscape”
Iran, with its 4-season climate and awe inspiring landscapes, is among the most suitable destinations for travelers who seek enjoying the coldness of snow on a mountain peak alongside the sunny beaches in the warm islands on a single journey.
Copyright © 2019 By Ali Shokri