The title of this picture is the same as the title of a novel written by the famous Russian author, a winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature, Mikhail Aleksandrovich Sholokhov. He lived and worked in stanitsa Veshenskaya (northern part of Rostov Oblast) on the Don, not very far from the place in the picture, which is in the southern part of neighboring Voronezh Oblast, near Podkolodnovka Village in Bogucharskiy District.
In the picture, besides the Don River, white Galievka’s Hill and Boguchar’s Tower are seen.
GPS coordinates: 49.984923 Lat, 40.640450 Long, 69 m
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pajaran (59541) 2012-11-11 12:32
Dobar tekst o piscu i reci ...
Procitao sam knjigu Tihi Don, od Sholohova.
Lep pogled na reku ...
Dobra ostrina snimka, kontrast i perspektiva, lepe boje.
Dobra kompozicija i trenutak sa posetiocima na obali Dona.
Prijatno vece i sve najbolje.
Good article about the writer and say ...
I read the book, Quiet Flows the Don, from Sholohova.
Nice view of the river ...
Good image sharpness, contrast and perspective, beautiful colors.
Good composition and time with visitors to the coast of Dona.
Good evening and all the best.
holmertz (51216) 2012-11-11 12:44
This is a very pleasant photo with a fine atmosphere of late summer. The three young persons who have come to the river provide life and colours. I am surprised to see that this great river really looks so quiet. Everything here seems very idyllic, even in spite of the tall mast and the buildings on the hill. The colours are superb.
Fis2 (96065) 2012-11-11 13:30
I like composition and colors.
Girls add savor of photo.
zoomer (6) 2012-11-11 16:19
Greetings,great shot of this majestic river.I have never seen a picture of it but always liked the music of the"Don Cossacks".The water seems clean and the little group of girls are enjoying themselves.I continue to be impressed by your biking.All the best,Wolf.
Sonata11 (33763) 2012-11-11 16:48
anothee beautiful composition of nature with people enjoying this place. Wonderfully executed and presented. Spelndid colors, sharpness, clarity, beautiful POV and DOF as well great. I love it. Thank you Sergiy.
emilbo (22616) 2012-11-11 18:40
Vraiment un bel endroit et la vue est splendide. La perspective est excellente avec la rivière qui se perd au loin. Bel atmosphère de tranquillité et les personnages ajoutent de la vie à la photo. Les tons de vert sont superbes et beau contraste avec le bleu.
Toutes mes amitiés et bon début de semaine,
fritzi007 (10411) 2012-11-12 5:10
ruhige sonnige Flusslandschaft mit Fotoaufnahmen, sehr gute Darstellung, gratuliere!
saxo042 (37794) 2012-11-12 7:41
This picture really illustrates the quote. A wonderful and very peaceful scene and the inclusion of people adds colours and interest.
cargus (10105) 2012-11-12 8:46
Your picture is an interesting achievement,very beautiful colors,with good contrast and light.Well done.
kordinator (20513) 2012-11-12 15:13
Slightly enhanced colors and sharpness just right so that the beautiful nature comes to the fore.
Sholahov was a great writer and Nobel Prize winner.
Your work is full of poetry.
fabbs99 (17133) 2012-11-13 3:48
Great POV.The picture is perfectly good on its composition, details, colors, atmosphere and quality. Excellent job!
danos (96766) 2012-11-13 4:31
picturesque this section of the land that Don river flows.I like the dense greenery in both sides of the it with the visitors to enjoy the brilliant day and shoting each other.The light enhance the beauty of the place, making it even more effective.
Have a good afternoon,Danos
mkamionka (35884) 2012-11-13 7:50
lovely image of summer. Nice vibrant colors with green and blue making a relaxing atmosphere. Well captured curve of the river bank.
Very well done,
adramad (44888) 2012-11-13 8:53
A superb perspective with this great river, very beautiful these shores with this abundant green vegetation, the inclusion of those people, comes in handy to give an idea of the grandeur of its channel.
Very good management of the light and crisp with a nice natural color tones.
Have a nice day.
tedesse (25135) 2012-11-13 13:26
Super kolory i swiatlo, doskonala ostrosc.
jhm (151492) 2012-11-16 4:44
I like these wonderful picture with a lovely view about these area.
Perfect depth and perperspective photograph, the photographer and his two models give an extra tint to the picture.
I can here absolutely enjoy of these nice picture.
You play excellent with light and shadows.
Very well done, TFS.
Have a nice weekend,
krzychu30 (15512) 2012-11-17 12:09
lovely composition showing the whole beauty and peaceful atmosphere of this part of the Don.I really enjoy the lush greenery around,which makes the scene a pleasure for all nature lovers.Also these three people in the frame taking pictures and having good time are a nice addition to the composition,as they bring some lively atmosphere to the scene.Excellent quality and delightful,vivid colors.Great work!
Have a nice evening
ourania (44326) 2012-11-18 10:59
a very attractive and vivid description of this lovely natural environment that looks so fresh at the end of the summer. I like very much the composition and the strong sense of perspective and depth that takes us decisively along the river. You have balanced the view of the two banks in an excellent way. The strong light is lovely and invigorating, the natural colours are so delightful.The three people add movement and colour. Congratulations and thank you!
All the best, have a great week,
mirosu (16041) 2012-11-20 18:05
Excellently composed photo with great depth. The greens in FG leads the eye nicely into the image through the water to the rocky slopes. The people on the river bank add some life to the scene. Well done.
shevchenko (20456) 2012-11-22 23:53
What a fascinating and relaxing view in a sunny day, very nice light green plants and light blue sky, good perspective effect, good pov to frame the scenery by the river, distinct image, well done.
jmdias (63426) 2012-12-08 8:00
very nice view of this famous river. here it doesn't so wide how I imagined. nice details with the hill ahead and the trees at right. nice light and many details to enjoy.
- Copyright: Sergiy Lushpenko (s_lush) (16134)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2012-08-27
- Categories: Nature
- Camera: SONY DSC-W200
- Exposure: f/5.6, 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 Russia) [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2012-11-11 12:22