This is Svyato-Ioano-Bogoslovskiy Khram (Saint John the Apostle Church), one of the oldest churches in Kharkivska Oblast. It situated in the village of Kurilivka (3620 inhabitants in 2001) in the Kupianskiy Raion. Initially (in XVII century), the church was built in Kupiansk, and then it was disassembled and transported in Kurilivka, where it was assembled and planked 170 years ago.
GPS coordinates: 49.660296 Lat, 37.697549 Long, 96 m
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saxo042 (37870) 2013-01-06 5:18
A very pleasant summer view, the impression of a warm summer day is clearly present here. This is a very beautiful church with very attractive architecture and colours. You note is also very interesting.
cargus (10227) 2013-01-06 5:48
Picture is well done in terms of contrast and luminosity, the church is well framed, also, color saturation is well-rendered .
npecanhuk (75056) 2013-01-06 6:05
Hi Sergiy! Very beautiful church! Lovely, charming and attractive picture! Sharpness, exposure, wonderful colors, vertical format, chosen pov and composition are all excellent! Tfs and Congrats! Cheers, Neyvan
dta (77590) 2013-01-06 6:12
Hello Segiy ,
A interesting blue church , against a slighlty different blue of the sky . The red bricks provide a good contrast
emilbo (22616) 2013-01-06 6:24
Vraiment jolie cette petite église de bois bien conservée. Elle est bien présentée dans une excellente composition et un bel éclairage. J'aime bien aussi la belle clôture en avant-plan. L'harmonie de couleurs est merveilleuse.
Bravo!... et bonne semaine,
rychem (35271) 2013-01-06 8:01
Beautiful photo, very attractive architecture of this church, the light and colors are well managed
JFS (32459) 2013-01-06 9:32
Incredible and beautiful church, so colorful and original as architecture. Well captured and seen. thanks Sergiy!
mkamionka (36250) 2013-01-06 12:28
this is so pretty!
I like very much the bright colors and all the design of this church. It seems very unique.
You have captured it from a good angle and with a lovely blue sky as a background.
Very well done!
pajaran (60039) 2013-01-06 12:34
Lep pogled na ogradu i Crkvu ...
Dobra ostrina snimka, kontrast, lepe boje.
Dobar tekst o Crkvi i kompozicija, lepo pokazano.
Prijatno vece i sve najbolje.
Nice view of the fence and the Church ...
Good image sharpness, contrast, beautiful color.
Good article about the Church and composition, well demonstrated.
Good evening and all the best.
lousat (90638) 2013-01-06 13:14
Hi Sergiy,magnificent example of wooden ortodhox style,the spectacular colors makes the difference,very original and very well showed,whit the best details and perspective.Have a nice week and thanks,Luciano
chrisvek (7001) 2013-01-06 21:08
Wow!Very nice capture of thus church.Amazing architectural details and amazing colors.Very nice POV too.Well done.
Happy New Year
kordinator (20515) 2013-01-07 2:33
Today is Orthodox Christmas in Serbia.
Today, thank God, and commend a pretty picture.
This is fantastic church and image.
All the best, dear friend
mirosu (16129) 2013-01-07 5:28
You have made a good attempt here, choosing to go in tight on the church. The composition works well, and the focus with deep DOF draws the full attention to this colorful church. The church itself is very well-exposed. Vertical arrangement works well here. Excellent!!!
danos (97431) 2013-01-07 7:49
nice the view of this old rural church with the characteristic domes and the very charmy and effective colours.I like the clarity an the sharpness of the shot.
Have a good afternoon,Danos
adramad (45302) 2013-01-07 8:25
Very beautiful composition with this superb work, which made the carpenters and builders in the past, a masterpiece this beautiful wood construction, is well maintained and very happy with this beautiful colorful exterior.
Great capture with very good sharpness and lighting.
Have a nice day and all the best in this year just begun.
dip (23888) 2013-01-07 10:37
the church looks indeed interesting with the combination of blue and green tones,great clarity and sharpness as well!
Fis2 (96701) 2013-01-07 13:34
Good frame and wonderful colours.
I like it.
Sonata11 (33795) 2013-01-07 19:02
Very beautiful picture of wooden church and well fanced wonderfully captured from great POV with vivid, beautiful colors, sharpness, clarity, light are fantastic. Perfectly well done. Fantastic work like always. Thanks for sharing.
All the best,
thebest (4276) 2013-01-07 20:58
This is a very interesting & colourful church - your photo is excellent on all points.
Well spotted & good POV.
fritzi007 (10553) 2013-01-08 6:20
wunderschöne alte Kirche, die Farben sehr Bunt, Kommentar und Fotoqualität perfekt. Zeitpunkt der Fotografie sehr gut gewählt.(Juli)
A7x (0) 2013-01-08 7:02
Good perspective and good sharpness...
It's very nicely :D
jlbrthnn (76037) 2013-01-08 9:40
If it were not for bulbs and cross, the church look like a house. The vertical lines are in harmony. The light, colors and sharpness are excellent. Bravo.
Have a nice day
shevchenko (20516) 2013-01-09 23:31
Nice colourful church, good shot in vertical format to frame it with include the artistic old fence in foreground, informative note to introduce this historical church, distinct color, good sharpness, well done.
jhm (152178) 2013-01-10 3:40
Lovely wood church on a very nice way showing.
Sharpness and clarity be superb.
Lovely colors, excellent captured also nice composition.
Very well done, TFS.
ourania (44938) 2013-01-12 9:34
the architecture of the church is lovely and its colours very original, must be unique. Your point of view gave a superb description, including the door of the church through the railing and offering a well balanced composition that deals with the striking variations in patterns and colours very efficiently. Sharpness is excellent, light and colour management exquisite. Congratulations and thank you!
All the best, have a lovely evening,
- Copyright: Sergiy Lushpenko (s_lush) (16134)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2012-07-07
- Categories: Architecture
- Camera: SONY DSC-W200
- Exposure: f/6.3, 1/500 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Map: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Travelogue: Kharkiv - Caucasus - Kharkiv
- Theme(s): 50°N (50th parallel north in Eastern Ukraine) [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2013-01-06 5:14