This Blahovishchenska (Annunciation) church was built in the detached part (called as a skete) of Mharskiy (Lubenskiy) Spaso-Preobrazhenskiy Monastir (see my TE shot “Welcome to the Monastery of Mhar!”).
In the skete, there is a spring with good water. Around the spring, there are many nice bushes of Cossack’s juniper (seen in the middle ground of the picture), which is very widely used for landscape design in Ukraine.
GPS coordinates: 50.03407 Lat, 33.05983 Long, 142 m
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serp2000 (44336) 2010-10-31 0:03
Âåëèêîëåïíûé ñíèìîê! Ïðèÿòíûå öâåòà, îòëè÷íàÿ òî÷êà ñúåìêè. Ñìîòðþ ñåé÷àñ "Àëåêñàíäð. Íåâñêàÿ áèòâà". Ïåðåñåêàåòñÿ ñ ýòîé êàðòèíîé.
rodgerg (55767) 2010-10-31 0:29
An another superb and well coloured relgious edifice very well presneted. POV very well selcetd and large Fg which learn the glance to the church which arise very well in the BG. Excellent photowork.
Have a nice Sunday,
JCG (35129) 2010-10-31 1:09
A very beautiful construction of the image to present to us this splendid church under a pleasant estival sun, I like much the balance of the image and the good light. When I look at the map, I notice that this church seems surrounded by a very beautiful environment. Pretty and interesting glance, thank you Sergiy for the instructive note.
With all my friendships and excellent Sunday,
jonathan_hart (21276) 2010-10-31 1:23
nice composition, including the roses justify the vertical format, well done
siamesa (28121) 2010-10-31 1:40
Bom dia Sergiy
I loved these roses in foreground. The church is splendid and the vertical form values the composition.
pajaran (61268) 2010-10-31 2:04
Mnogo lepa crkva i mesto sa klekom, kod nas se stavlja u rakiju i dobija se cuvena Klekovaca.
Dobra ostrina snimka i kompozicija, lepe boje i mnogo lepa fotografija, moje cestitke na dobrom radu.
Prijatan dan sa lepim vremenom, pozdrav, Paja.
Lots of beautiful church and a place with juniper, here is put in brandy and get famous Klekovaca.
Good image sharpness and composition, beautiful colors and many beautiful pictures, my congratulations on the good work.
Nice day with beautiful weather, greetings, Paja.
UlfE (14641) 2010-10-31 2:20
A really fine composition where everything seems to be in the right place. Iyt could not be better than this The lighting is also very good. The sunlit roses in the foreground against a shaded lawn is really great. TFS and have a nice Sunday!
kordinator (20521) 2010-10-31 3:27
A good capture of this beautiful monastery.
Light is excellent managed and the view very colourful.
Nice nature around the moneastery.
Excellent colors and contrast.
Regards my friend
francio64 (39888) 2010-10-31 6:16
ottimo POV verticale con eccellente gestione della luce che mette in ottima vista la chiesa e bei contrasti di ombre.
Le rose in FG arricchiscono la composizione e il giardino dà profondità alla scena.
Eccellente lo sharp. Bravo! TFS!
jlbrthnn (76037) 2010-10-31 7:31
It is not only one church, but also an architecture and a decoration, invaluable. The composition is professional and artistic. The natural light and colors are a pleasure. The realization is a success. Congratulations.
Have a nice sunday
saxo042 (37890) 2010-10-31 9:23
A very good POV with these foreground flowers that create a fine depth to the capture. Also very attractive architecture of this church with the clear blue and white colours. Interesting note and links.
iainsp (2630) 2010-10-31 10:34
A fine piece of eccpesiastical architecture - and great work on your part: nice management of colours, a good framing, excellent use of foreground, especially the flowers right in front of your frame. Great work, thanks, Iain
PaulVDV (29199) 2010-10-31 12:36
Wonderful architecture, in white and blue as often for Ukrainian churches.
The composition is great with the flowers and the rock in the garden on the FG and the light blue fence that leads us to the entrance of the church.
Best regards, Paul
janusz2054 (2) 2010-10-31 13:52
Magnificent white church with their gold domes.Beautiful and attractive composition.Excellent colors,light and contrast.
Sonata11 (33863) 2010-10-31 21:30
next of yours beautiful picture, can be postcard.Amazing. Excellent capture. Superb.
siolaw (38292) 2010-10-31 23:17
Good use of the roses to anchor the shot in the foreground and yet another superb monument in the BG... The colours are just fine!
paololg (31448) 2010-11-01 3:44
Ciao dear Sergiy,
this photo seems in 3D! Your subjects are always pleasant and interesting, also because you always capture them from the best side. The quality of the photo is absolutely perfect. Congratulations, my friend!
Ciao, have a nice week!
josepmarin (58359) 2010-11-02 6:48
This combination of architecture and nature is simply splendid.
I like your good taste in the composition, with a low POV and one really effective framing for to offer us a very attractive image .
The flowers in foreground are a nice detail, and the graphical quality is very high, because of a great light and a few magnificent colors.
Waylim (25502) 2010-11-03 15:30
Beautiful image, great light, lovely colors the inclusion of the roses in the foreground adds depth and enhanced the composition very nicely.
shevchenko (20548) 2010-11-03 21:10
Good vertical frame to show the monastery and garden, a beautiful monastery with color same to the background sky, nice simply garden growing with variety type of plants, I like the artistic metal fences too, thanks for sharing a local monastery.
jafadabret (56501) 2010-11-05 12:51
Tout est neuf et beau comme un matin de printemps. J'aime beaucoup la pureté des lignes et l'art de la composition dont ta photo fait preuve.
macjake (68510) 2010-11-06 11:09
this one caught my attention right away.
love how the church is sitting upright, tall and proud.
you always seem to catch the right lighting, as its warm and bright.
well composed shot
emilbo (22616) 2010-11-15 6:23
Vraiment mergveilleuse cette église et j'allait dire aux couleurs de la Grèce. Belle présentation dans un bel éclairage et bien mise en valeur devant ce beau ciel. Excellente capture et les fleurs en avant-plan sont bien vues.
Félicitations!... et merci de ta visite,
jmdias (65008) 2010-11-23 1:02
very nice view. You got the best pov and build a perfect framing . I liked these roses in the foreground, the green details of the gardens and the marvelous church going up to the sky, fulled with beautiful clouds. excellent light and sharpness. nice job. perfect. TFS
ines8 (6120) 2010-11-23 13:16
Really wonderful picture, superb composition, fascinating image! I love it!
All the best,
adramad (46034) 2011-02-01 10:03
What a beautiful composition you made with this wonderful monastery, its crowning the high ground image makes it stand out with more beauty on the beautiful sky, the rose in the corner in the foreground adds charm to the picture.
Good management of light, beautiful colors and as always a quality image.
lakshmip1949 (19081) 2011-03-02 8:13
This shot is making me fly to Ukraine right away. I love the Monastery, like the nice roses. Feast to the eyes.
danos (98561) 2011-12-21 3:40
fascinating the view of the Annunciation) church belonging to the Mhar Monastery,with its blue endings to make it so beautiful and unique.I like the existence of the rose on the foreground as the brilliant light and the vivid colours of the image.
- Copyright: Sergiy Lushpenko (s_lush) (16134)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2010-08-05
- Categories: Architecture
- Camera: SONY DSC-W200
- Exposure: f/5.6, 1/640 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Map: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Travelogue: Ukraine: from South to North
- Theme(s): Sergiyade Sergiy's Ukrainian Churches., 50°N (50th parallel north in Eastern Ukraine) [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2010-10-30 23:56
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