Home      |      FAQ      |      Bio      |      Contact      |      Blog      |      Search

Services:   Commercial Photography   |   Travel Photography
  [Photo 27 of 27] 
  First Stock Photograph Previous Stock Photo      Show/Hide EXIF Info Index Page (Thumbnails) Start/Pause the slide show      You have reached the last stock photo You have reached the last stock photo
 

Help
Artisan

Arab man

Man

Ruins

Woman wearing a niqaab

(Note: This is the last photo in this collection)

Woman in the Casbah

Keywords: Stock Photo Picture Alger Algeria Algerie Algiers Arab Casbah Hijab Kasbah Medina North Africa Qassabah Walled Citadel Woman

Caption:

Woman in the Casbah

Keywords:
Alger Algeria Algerie Algiers Arab Casbah Hijab Kasbah Medina North Africa Qassabah Walled Citadel Woman Images Pictures Pics Photographs Fotos Stock Photos
Notes:
Algiers, Algeria - Hijab is the Arabic word for "curtain / cover" (noun), meaning "to cover, to veil, to shelter". In popular use, hijab means "head cover and modest dress for women" among Muslims, which most Islamic legal systems define as covering everything except the face and hands in public. According to Islamic scholarship, hijab is given the wider meaning of modesty, privacy, and morality; the word for a headscarf or veil used in the Koran is khimÄ?r and not hijab. Still another definition is metaphysical, where al-hijab "refers to the veil which separates man or the world from God."
City/Location:
Algiers
State/Province/
Subregion:
Algiers Province
Country:
Algeria
Camera:
Aperture:
9.0
Shutter Speed:
1/400s
ISO Setting:
400
Focal Length:
16.0mm
Image ID:
Algeria_0377-Woman
Variations
Available:
Looking for a similar but slightly different image (e.g., vertical vs. horizontal, color vs. B&W, person facing a different direction, darker, lighter, etc...)? It is likely that we have several photos similar to this one that may suit your needs. Send an email to sales@tommyimages.com to see if we have what you are looking for!