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09-SEP-2006

Istanbul092007 8850.jpg

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At the Bulgarian Churche of St. Stephen of the Bulgars. It was erected in 1871 and is entirely constructed of cast iron. Fabricated in Vienna it was shipped down the Danube in sections. It is a curious experience to knock against what looks like a marble column and hear the sound of iron.

On the picture: Two icons of “Jesus Christ, the Divine Lawgiver”.
Both icons - the big one, that is part of the iconostasis, and the little one in front of it - are painted in a 19th century style, that is influenced by Italian renaissance and classicism.

Correspondent: J.M.Criel, Antwerpen.

Nikon D2x
1/10s f/4.0 at 14.0mm iso800 hide exif
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Date/Time09-Sep-2006 11:21:20
MakeNikon
ModelNIKON D2X
Flash UsedNo
Focal Length14 mm
Exposure Time1/10 sec
Aperturef/4
ISO Equivalent800
Exposure Bias
White Balance
Metering Modematrix (5)
JPEG Quality
Exposure Programaperture priority (3)
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