Grodziec Castle castle located in Lower Silesia, on top of the hill of the same name. It was built on the basalt, volcanic, steep hill at an altitude of 389 m above sea level.
The first mention of a medieval fortified castle is from 1159. In the years 1522 - 1524 the castle was rebuilt in the Renaissance style, to the north and south were erected two towers. During the 30-year war, in 1633, a large part of the castle was destroyed by fire and remained a ruin until 1800. Progressively the castle was renovated and made available to the public. In the castle were realized many movies: Polish, Swedish, Belgian and Russian.
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Sonata11 (33871) 2013-10-26 21:30
piekna kompozycja. Ladnie ujety zamek i pieknie wykonane zdjecie. Podoba mi sie w pionowym formacie. Brawo!!!
Serdecznie pozdrawiam i zycze milej niedzieli,
jjcordier (79297) 2013-10-26 23:33
Jolie mise en image de cette tour photographiée sous une excellente lumière.
carlo62 (49993) 2013-10-26 23:43
un castello imponente, le proporzioni con gli alberi sono impressionanti.
Ottimo taglio verticale, i tetti rossi contrastano benissimo con gli altri colori.
Romano46 (18472) 2013-10-27 2:27
bellissima foto dalla composizione impeccabile e dai colori ancor più brillanti e piacevoli.
Nitidezza di altissimo livello ed un soggetto assai gradevole.
Complimenti per l'ottima ripresa.
Ciao e buona domenica
timecapturer (49288) 2013-10-27 5:33
after yesterday's post was hoping for a close up of this castle, and here it is. It looks magnificent and this POV does it full justice. Amazing textures and gloriously imposing. Superb!
Enjoy your Sunday - Brian.
holmertz (54235) 2013-10-27 12:01
A very fine photo with superb colours and light. The wall and tower are beautiful and the sharpness almost makes me feel the roughness of the stones. When I saw the word "Swedish" in your note I expected, as usual, to find that Swedish troops had destroyed and looted this castle, so I was surprised to find out that it had been used for movies. That is more peaceful.
mesutilgim (95498) 2013-10-27 12:24
Very nice captureof this castle in Zagradno.
Perfect pov and very good pictorial geometry.
The orange tip of the tower creates a perfect eyecatching effect.
TFS and best regards
saxo042 (37898) 2013-10-27 12:26
This interesting old tower is well placed in the picture. The red roof adds a strong eye-catcher. Many good details and an interesting note as well. Excellent!
eldancer1 (36343) 2013-10-28 9:26
Awesome capture of this castle. I like your pov even with lines converging still a good use of a wide angle lens. Good lighting and sharp details. Well done, tfs.
fritzi007 (11043) 2015-11-17 15:14
sie haben ihre Sache sehr gute gemacht (die verschiedenen Firmen), ein Wunder das man nach so langer Zeit sie so gut renoviert hat, gratuliere dir zu diesen Foto!
( Leider gibt es so viele Negativ-Beispiele, wir haben zuviele Ruinen: https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burgruine_Reifenstein)