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Cross And Chapel
AUG-2008 Jola Dziubinska

Cross And Chapel

Nowiny Horynieckie, Poland view map

This shrine - as the legend says - was built in 1672 by the Polish released from Turkish slavery by John III Sobieski.
The writing on the cross says "Save us, Lord, from pestilence, hunger, fire and war". It's a part of the prayer from the old times.

Nikon D700 ,Nikkor AF-S 24-70mm f/2.8G ED
1/30s f/5.6 at 24.0mm iso320 full exif

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Malcolm Smith29-Aug-2008 05:24
Excellent composition. Perhaps today the prayer should have "politicians" added to it.
Bill Ewart Jr28-Aug-2008 01:18
Perfect composition as always!!!!
Inga Morozoff28-Aug-2008 01:04
I quite like this...the message, composition and POV all work well together. Well seen.
laine8228-Aug-2008 00:57
A wonderful shrine...I hope their prayers were answered !!
Jason Anderson27-Aug-2008 23:33
Great comp and lovely whites.
Pete Smith AIPF27-Aug-2008 08:57
Great image.
Phillip Normanton26-Aug-2008 21:02
I like the comp. and the stark exposure :)
Nicki Thurgar26-Aug-2008 19:54
Great B&W, a piece of history captured
Milan Simic26-Aug-2008 17:35
Pretty nicely composed angle Jola... voted!
Peter Stubley26-Aug-2008 17:19
Very nice composition.
faye white26-Aug-2008 16:10
well done capture of an important tribute
J. Scott Coile26-Aug-2008 16:01
Brilliant B&W. Excellent bit of history. A sad story for sure!
Laryl26-Aug-2008 15:58
excellent b/w!
Scott Schexnaydre26-Aug-2008 15:38
Excellent image.
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