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Cathedral of the Annunciation - Kremlin, Moscow
Cathedral of the Annunciation - Kremlin, Moscow
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Photograph Information Photographer's Comments
Challenge: Free Study 2011-01 (Advanced Editing VII)
Camera: Fujifilm FinePix Z70
Location: The Kremlin, Moscow, Russia
Date: Jan 17, 2011
Aperture: f/8.1
ISO: Auto
Shutter: 1/210
Galleries: Architecture, History
Date Uploaded: Jan 30, 2011

I went to Russia for two weeks in January. I've been back 11 days now(as of Feb., 8, 2011) and I'm still freakin out that I actually went to Moscow and saw this with my own eyes. I missed the airport bombing by one week. I hope Viktor, my taxi driver is ok...

Cathedral of the Annunciation - Built between 1148 and 1449 the beautiful private church of Russia's Grand Dukes and Tsars, where the ruling family were married, their newborn heirs to the throne baptized and their confessions heard.

As of the buildngs being 'skew': well, if you've been around since the 1400's I imagine it would be natural to be that way. Oversharpened? Well, I did that specifically for your monitor Karen! It looks fine on mine... };>)

Statistics
Place: 85 out of 307
Avg (all users): 6.0210
Avg (commenters): 7.6667
Avg (participants): 5.8713
Avg (non-participants): 6.3810
Views since voting: 709
Views during voting: 238
Votes: 143
Comments: 7
Favorites: 1 (view)


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02/18/2011 12:19:53 PM
only brave people and nuts would voluntarily go to Russia in January :). Thanks, brings back memories!
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02/08/2011 09:29:35 AM
really, this is amazing...and no RV..I guess it would be kind of hard to float that to Russia!!! Love this...gave it a 9
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02/08/2011 12:27:15 AM
Wonderful pic and a well deserved 6+!
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
02/07/2011 09:56:38 PM
Oversharpened but I like your composition.
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02/03/2011 02:13:56 PM
Superb image from a place we seldom see here at DPC. Lovely balance, light, composition with the dark tree and golden domes juxtaposed.
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02/02/2011 06:59:00 AM
Love the building and clouds in the back. tree in the front bit dark. Border distracting. Building looks skew? Good photo
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02/01/2011 01:00:13 PM
This came out great! ;-)
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