David Kennedy, Mat Dalton and Don Boyer flew five hours in a Eurocopter to capture some 1700 images of archaeological features and the landscape. Here is a selection.
|Qattafi Kite 34. Note how the guiding walls narrow along the natural curves of the landscape, and the head is hidden behind a ridge.|
APAAME_20120522_MND-0005. Photographer: Mat Dalton.
|Looted Cairns. The heads of Safawi Pendants 64 and 65 have both been hollowed out by illicit excavation.|
APAAME_20120522_DLK-0312. Photographer: David Kennedy.
|Safawi Wheel 88 intercepting the tail of Safawi Kite 7. APAAME_20120522_DDB-0242. Photograph: Don Boyer.|
|Qasr Aseikhim. APAAME_20120522_DLK-0653. Photograph: David Kennedy|
|Azraq Kite 46, overlayed by modern agriculture. APAAME_20120522_DDB-0667. Photographer: Don Boyer|
|Safawi Pendant 67 with a well built and in tact head. APAAME_20120522_DLK-0308. Photographer: David Kennedy.|