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CSENGER, Greek Catholic church

CSENGER, Greek Catholic church

Csenger is a small, sleepy town on the Romanian border. We had gone specifically to see this church (a 10-hour day) and it was fascinating, but it turned out that the mayor of Csenger had gotten Makovecz to design five buildings in the town to revitalize it after it had lost its importance as a county center (with the rest of the county now being in Romania). It is the most unlikely place to find such creations, but there they were, waiting for people to come and see them. In fact, there were two other photographers taking pictures of this church, and I understand a French tour group had just come through to see Makovecz's works here. So I guess the mayor was right in his choice of architects!

Nikon D700 ,Nikkor AF-S 24-70mm f/2.8G ED
1/320s f/13.0 at 24.0mm iso200 hide exif
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Date/Time28-Apr-2012 16:14:12
ModelNIKON D700
Flash UsedNo
Focal Length24 mm
Exposure Time1/320 sec
ISO Equivalent200
Exposure Bias-2/3
White Balance
Metering Modematrix (5)
JPEG Quality
Exposure Programaperture priority (3)
Focus Distance3.35 m

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Graeme30-Apr-2012 22:38
Quite an unusual design for a church, Helen.BV