Arabian Rock Art Heritage

The Application of Advanced Imaging Technology to Saudi Arabian Rock Art

Hunter-Herders, Jebel Qatar Cave

This scene is located in Qatar Cave, east of Jubbah, in Hail Province. It depicts a herding scene with a a bull, sheep, and goats being herded by men and dogs. Some of the men are armed with bows, probably for the protection of their herds and themselves.

This photograph is made from 45 individual photographs taken with the Canon G10 camera. The original photograph is 632 megabytes and 221 megapixels.