Lavra Petscherska is one of numerous orthodox sacral architecture examples of Kijiv. It is a spectacular cathedral, very impressive, really making my mouth widely open (look the golden rooves of the towers).
The city of Kijiv itself is an impressive place.
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alexlie (5359) 2005-10-31 6:26
Sfotografowałeś piękne miejsce, detale robią wrażenie. Światło miałeś korzystne, kompozycja podoba mi się. Można by tylko skorygować perspektywę, ale to mały detal.
KevRyan (22924) 2005-11-01 13:38
An incredible work of art beautifully photographed against the sky - I really like the space around the towers and the overall balance of the image but also the detail and the muted natural colours in this light - very nice Lukasz.
best wishes Kev
rosiegirl (1596) 2005-11-06 23:06
That is a beautiful golden roof. The angle at which you got the shot at is good. Buildings in Europe are so wonderfully ornate- look at that artwork, on the outside of the church! In the American west, architecture is not something people seem to care much about. Buildings are built in a square and painted brown- very different from this beautiful bit you're showing. Good job!
designsoul (21492) 2005-11-08 21:23
What a lovely church, Lukasz! The reflective golden domes of this beautiful orthodox cathedral are set very nicely against a muted sky. A very nice composition and excellent tonal range, plus a real work of beauty in front of us!
- Copyright: Lukasz BB (lukaszb) (338)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2005-09-00
- Categories: Architecture
- Camera: SONY Cyber-shot DSC-T7
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): Sergiyade Pechersk Lavra West Kiev [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2005-10-31 2:18