Our bike travel of the highest category of difficulty over Tajikistan started from Khujand International Airport situated near the town of Chkalovsk. The city of Khujand itself is located at the distance of 11 km from its airport.
In the picture you see the square at the place where Gagarin’s Street (at the right) forks from the central Avenue of Ismoili Somoni (at the left). Here the hotel "Ekhson" (meaning "Favor" or "Gift") is situated.
GPS coordinates: 40.272060 Lat, 69.643003 Long, 361 m
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pajaran (64494) 2013-09-07 13:39
Interesantan tekst o biciklistickom putovanju i mestu ...
Lep pogled na cvece, fontanu i modernu arhitekturu ...
Dobra kompozicija i perspektivu, lepo pokazano mesto.
Dobar trenutak snimka, kontrast, lepe boje.
Lepo mesto i arhitektura.
Prijatno vece i sve najbolje za vikend.
An interesting article about bicycle travel and place ...
Nice view of the flowers, fountain and modern architecture ...
Good composition and perspective, nice place shown.
A good time recording, contrast, beautiful colors.
Nice place and architecture.
Good evening and all the best for the weekend.
danos (101892) 2013-09-07 23:00
very nice documentary shot from Tajikistan during your bike marathn of this modern hotel,the second largest of the city.Excellent the light and the colour management as brings out the details of it. Well done.
limielski (0) 2013-09-08 1:04
An interesting architecture and good POV with the grass and plants on the FG.
Have a nice Sunday!
krzychu30 (15512) 2013-09-08 1:26
itґs a nice example of new,modern architecture in this I think less known and seen on TE country.But above all itґs a perfect composition that makes the scene so pleasant and eye-catching for us!I really enjoy the perspective you chose and the way you framed the scene.Together with so lovely light and strong and nicely contrasting colors make the scene really one of a kind!
Wish You a nice sunday
saxo042 (37966) 2013-09-08 4:49
A fine example of architecture here. The background landscape looks very beautiful too!
zoomer (6) 2013-09-08 7:55
Hi,interesting and unusual architecture.I really give you credit for your demanding bike trips.Regarding my humming bird shot,I did not even try to stop the wings but used 500 of a sec.All the best Wolf.
ourania (49961) 2013-09-10 9:03
it's very impressive that you made such a difficult bike travel in a hot month like August. The heat is easily felt through the strong lighting of your picture. You found a lovely point of view to present the tall building and its surroundings with the fine addition of a very nice, contrasting foreground. You've achieved superb depth and clarity without compromising the effect of the bright sunshine. The blue sky provides a relaxing backdrop and all the colours are natural and pleasant. Congratulations and thank you!
All the best, have a great evening,
serp2000 (45350) 2013-09-10 10:49
Добрый вечер, Сергей,
не часто встретишь тут работы из Таджикистана. Узбекистан и Киргизия еще как-то представлены. Наверное там тоже интересно. И недорого )) Интересный репортаж из "ближнего зарубежья" как говорят наши чиновники.
jhm (158016) 2013-09-12 4:36
We get real less picture out of these area.
Wonderful found with flowers in foreground and these specially building in background, wonderful architecture image. with fountain and double building.
Excellent captured, lovely composed.
Very well done, TFS.
fabbs99 (17175) 2013-09-12 23:24
Nice pleasant shot with good colors.Good sharpness, contrast and perspective, beautiful colors.Very good management of light and sharpness.TFS.
shevchenko (20548) 2013-09-13 1:10
Good vertical format to frame the hotel with include fountain and garden in foreground, good perspective effect, nice environment that full with relaxing feel, should be an idea place for stay, distinct photo under bright sunlight, good shoot.
jmdias (67283) 2013-11-11 15:40
very interesting the shapes of this buildings and the fountain in front of it. I liked the view and the framing. in the background we have an idea of the arid mountains of this area. TFS this not so famous part of the world.
fotka (4665) 2013-11-23 5:47
Tajikistan is not very popular destination for travelers so not many photos from there on TE.
Nice composition of modern hotel with flowers in the foreground and mountains on the horizon.
Good quality, well done!
Have a nice weekend,
Csillushka (22) 2013-12-06 3:49
What an interesting photo, it makes me know a little bit Tajikistan, because I didn't know anything about this country. Thank you!
COSTANTINO (68266) 2016-10-29 10:10
Hello dear friend and have a nice time
and a happy Sunday
I have never visited Tajikistan and this postcard
is excellent remitted from you to all of us
all those flowers decorate the foreground and the
buildingin the second largest city in Tajikistan
kordinator (21569) 2016-11-06 7:05
Nice capture from your bike travel of the highest category of difficulty.
Very nice view of the square with fountain in middle ground and lovely architecture of this hotel in the background.
Flowers in the foreground enhances the sense of depth composition.
I admire how you always find the perfect light for your photos.
A beautiful photo memories of Tajikistan.
- Copyright: Sergiy Lushpenko (s_lush) (16600)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2013-08-06
- Categories: Architecture
- Camera: SONY DSC-W200
- Exposure: f/5.6, 1/800 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Map: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Travelogue: Mountains and Valleys of Tajikistan
- Date Submitted: 2013-09-07 13:18