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  E-SHOW_01950.JPG - Looking south from the Step Pyramid at Saqqara you can see the Bent Pyramids. These were the first pyramids built with a traditional shape. The initial slope was 55° but this was reduced to 45° to reduce the loading on the lower levels.  
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Looking south from the Step Pyramid at Saqqara you can see the Bent Pyramids. These were the first pyramids built with a traditional shape. The initial slope was 55° but this was reduced to 45° to reduce the loading on the lower levels.
Date: 12/6/09 12:27 PM | Exp. Time: 1/2500s | Aperture: 8.0 | Focal Length: 33.2mm
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