19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Mobile
A glimpse to Oran

The photo is about showing Oran as a city that has to be recognized and as a story that has to be read, it shows the marine field of Oran, the army field and the number of wars that Oran had to fight to stay alive. Oran is a city that everybody forgotten it's history and it's identity among the progressing developement, Oran old city has been completely deleted from memories. This photo may save the ruins that has been lost for a long time and has been left to dust, This monuments are castles and buildings and hotels built by our ancestors. Also, they are landmarks and footprints speaking about: Arabic,Otoman, Spanish, Frensh and Berber civilizations passed across.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 02.2021
Date Uploaded: 05.2021
Photo Location: Oran, Algeria
Camera: SM-J701F
Copyright: © sarah DALI