Taken at Ani region which is called ''Ghost city'' at many publications. This building is called Abukhamrents Church.
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''Bostanlar northwest of the site Brook, near the walls of the church was established on the plateau in 980 AD by Prince Pahlavuni built. The church is a domed octagonal dome with a cylindrical base structure that separates the deep surface of the thin columns edge past each other remains on the column. Southeast, opened one door at each corner of the dome of the church’s octagonal window. The absence of the apse of the church building of the church was used as a family tomb in the cemetery in memory leads to the result. The wall of the southern facade of the church is remarkable carved a sundial.''
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Noel_Byrne (23252) 2014-03-18 13:22
The name of your image drew me in immediately, I love abandoned places, and this to me is such a surreal shot. The architecture is superb, and despite the nice light, it has a look of ghostliness to it which is really appealing, especially in the areas of darker shadow. The snow makes this place seem even more forlorn, while the sky is a perfect backdrop, almost reflecting the coldness of the ground.
A beautiful composition of a fascinating subject, thanks for sharing.
All the best
- Copyright: Seyhan Ahen (Dreamtime) (433)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2014-02-17
- Categories: Ruins
- Camera: Nikon D3100, Tamron 17-50 MM
- Exposure: f/13.0, 1/1000 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2014-03-18 13:15