Newly-built church in the city of Kirov, about 1,000km east of Moscow. The church is located in a neighbourhood fairly far from the Vyatka river and centre. Kirov has about a dozen other churches, and two monasteries. It's also one of few cities still known by its Soviet name. Every five-ten years, there is a referendum to rename it into Vyatka, but the population says no each time. People on a Transsiberian trip will pass through Kirov.
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serp2000 (38297) 2010-01-17 3:23
My compliments! I never been in Kirov. Fine POV, nice colours. TFS!
Greetings from Ural, Perm Region,
thor68 (5586) 2010-01-17 4:04
i really love the russian-orthodox churches - excellent capture with great colors and a
wonderful strong contrast, well-composed with fine details. terrific job & best wishes, thor.
asajernigan (20584) 2010-01-17 7:23
This is a well composed shot of this beautiful church. The vertical format was a good choice here giving us a good sense of depth while allowing us to see close up detail. The lighting and colors are great as is the photo's sharpness.
xavshot (69835) 2010-01-17 9:52
très belle lumière dans cette image. L'architecture est bien mise en valeur. Bon choix du cadrage.
Uhu (8399) 2010-01-17 12:36
Great one - perfect church and great photo!
Fante (5429) 2010-07-12 12:06
excelent POV for this beautiful photo. Lovely and very interesting church. Great view, extremely good sharpness and lovely warm natural colors. Lovely crystal clear blue sky. I like it. Great framing with trees. Bravo