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Bosporus trip 0182
11-MAR-2006

Bosporus trip 0182

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This is the Dolmabahçe mosque from 1853. It was begun by Bezmialem Valide Sultan and finished by her son Abdül Mecit. Ik was - like the palace next to it - designed by Niko#gos Balyan, a grandson of the Armenian architect that designed the Nusretiye mosque seen before.

Nikon D2x
1/125s f/6.3 at 150.0mm iso100 full exif

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