When I was riding into Pyatigorsk along the M29 highway from the side of Mineralnye Vody, I soon got to the intersection seen in the picture. The way strait on along the Kalinin Avenue leads to the city’s center and further thru Kislovodsk to the Mt. Elbrus, situated at the strait-line distance of around 95 km from this place. The road to the left runs to the place of Lermontov’s deadly duel on the Mt. Mashuk. The Street of the 295th Rifle Division leads to the right towards the Beshtau Massif. Beshtau means Five Mountains or Pyatigorie in Russian that gave the name "Pyatigorsk" to the city.
GPS coordinates: 44.058757 Lat, 43.069525 Long, 620 m
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pajaran (65130) 2013-04-29 13:13
Dobar tekst sa datim podacima ...
Lep pogled na ulicu i planinu sa snegom u daljini ...
Dobar snimak, kontrast, perspektiva, lepe boje.
Dobra kompozicija, lepo pokazano mesto.
Prijatno vece i sve najbolje u novoj nedelji koja je pocela.
Good text with the given data ...
A nice view of the street and the mountain with snow in the distance ...
Good picture, contrast, perspective, beautiful colors.
Good composition, nice place shown.
Good evening and all the best in the new week that started.
jmdias (68039) 2013-04-29 17:36
it is ever interesting how these big mountains are visible so far. I remember huascaran in peru and how I saw it very far. nice image with many urban details too.,
npecanhuk (77805) 2013-04-29 19:44
Wow! I'd love to visit that mountain some day!
Great catch here! Although it's far in the distance and hazy, it's very interesting to see it together with modern life details!
TFS - congrats,
krzychu30 (15512) 2013-04-30 0:55
the Elbrus dominates imposantly over the whole region.I really like the view on it from the distance and the way it emerges from the foggy air.Superb capture from the road.
Have a good day
danos (102566) 2013-04-30 3:32
nice the view of the place with the backdrop Mts to co plete the whole scenery.I like the light and the colour management of the image as the good reportage shot from the place.
Have a good day,danos
saxo042 (37966) 2013-05-01 7:08
It seems hard to drive along this street when eyes would inevitably move towards the very beautiful landscape ahead. A marvellous view! And you have included many interesting details in this street capture too.
jhm (159038) 2013-05-04 0:32
You chose a very well angle with a street view.
Also the mountains in background care for a nice panoramic view.
Nice summery daily life image.
Light and presentation are pleasant.
Very well done, TFS.
Have a nice weekend,
stny (18) 2013-06-29 8:45
I like view of Elbrus's tween peaks.What a beautiful seen.Many thanks for your sharing.
Have a good weekend,
kordinator (22169) 2016-11-18 0:45
Very beautiful and spontaneous photos and what I often do.
This composition with lots of details and large depth of field is very nice visually.
Great depth of field.
Leppa scene from Russian street.
- Copyright: Sergiy Lushpenko (s_lush) (16602)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2012-07-17
- Categories: Daily Life, Nature, Transportation
- Camera: SONY DSC-W200
- Exposure: f/5.5, 1/400 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Map: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Travelogue: Kharkiv - Caucasus - Kharkiv
- Date Submitted: 2013-04-29 12:33