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Üsküdar 0488

Üsküdar 0488

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This is the Yeni Valide Camii, built between 1708-1710 by Ahmet III and dedicated to his mother the Valide Rabia Gülnüş Ümmettullah. "The mosque itself is in the classical style at its very last gaps and before the baroque influence had come to liven it up."(Strolling through Istanbul; Redhouse).

Nikon D2x
1/50s f/8.0 at 17.0mm iso100 full exif

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