Szentendre is a riverside town in Pest county, Hungary, near the capital city Budapest. It is known for its museums (most notably the Open-Air Ethnographic Museum), galleries, and artists.
Town centre in January
Due to its historic architecture and easy rail and river access, it has become a popular destination for tourists staying in Budapest. There are many facilities, including souvenir shops and restaurants, catering to these visitors.
Church of the Annunciation in Szentendre - one of the Orthodox churches in Szentendre, belonging originally to Budzi˝ska Eparchy of the Serbian Orthodox Church, now Catholic.
Built on the site of an older wooden Orthodox temple in the Baroque style in the eighteenth century, in the years 1752-1754. Inside there is the iconostasis made in the years 1802-1803, for which painting is most likely Mihailo «ivkoviŠ.
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Mesut09 (500) 2014-07-29 0:50
Hello my friend.. i never have gone hungary before.. if i go there one day i will visit to this church for sake of you :) Thanks for the photo.. People are flocking toward the church:)
asajernigan (21427) 2014-07-29 2:57
This is a nicely composed shot of the church and square. The off center placement of the church works well with the cross providing a good focal point. The muted lighting allowed for good color and detail.
jhm (152938) 2014-07-29 4:56
A wonderful place for to bring a visit with the church and the building beside, I reads that the religies regular changed.
We get a lovely panorama view too.
Nice perspective and depth picture.
Excellent composition, lovely presentation
Very well done, TFS.
adramad (45624) 2014-07-29 8:24
A wonderful image of this city, which transmits its unique charm as well as its abundance of tourists, the beautiful set of the house and the church.
Excellent sharpness and very good light.
Very good job. I like it.
I wish you a good evening.
cornejo (42337) 2014-07-29 11:18
Krzysztof Witaj, very good photo of this interesting composition in the pretty square, very well captured in this beautiful image with good sharpness, nice light, color and quality. Great work and pretty well done, congratulations my friend. Thanks for sharing this interesting work.
Good night and happy rest of the week.
Best wishes from southern Spain.
berek (50494) 2014-07-29 20:38
classic European church architecture. a very successful framing. I really like pastel colors.
Graal (102894) 2014-07-31 9:46
ladne, zadbane stare budowle. Podoba mi sie architektura kosciola. Co prawda niebo miales blade ale rekompensuja to fajnie nasycone kolory.
abmdsudi (54085) 2014-08-01 6:52
A cute town scene with two eye-catching buildings - the old church and the museum building creating lots of beauty complementing each other really well as strong focal of interests which is nicely juxtapositioned. Beautifully good light and tones too, this is indeed a rewarding effort and your seamless work is well rewarded. Very well done capture, Congrats.
- Copyright: Krzysztof Dera (Fis2) (97635)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2014-05-04
- Categories: Architecture
- Camera: Canon EOS M, Canon EF-S 10-22mm f/3.5-4.5 USM
- Exposure: f/5.0, 1/4000 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2014-07-29 0:46