Orthodox churches of Zadonsk, Russian Federation

Discussion in 'Scenic, Architecture, and Travel' started by f6cvalkyrie, Aug 13, 2012.

  1. f6cvalkyrie

    f6cvalkyrie Mu-43 All-Pro

    Feb 12, 2010
    Brussels, Belgium
    We went to the City of Zadonsk on a daytrip yesterday.
    Zadonsk is a religious center for the orthodox, so lots of churches and covents

    Here's a selection of shots (OM-D and various lenses)






    C U,
    • Like Like x 5
  2. Iconindustries

    Iconindustries Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Very nice and clear photos Raf. They are a really different design to churches I've seen, and the gold contrasts well with the sky. Is this in Russia itself?
    • Like Like x 1
  3. f6cvalkyrie

    f6cvalkyrie Mu-43 All-Pro

    Feb 12, 2010
    Brussels, Belgium
    • Like Like x 1
  4. Amazing buildings! My favourite the second to last image.
    • Like Like x 2
  5. Uwharrie

    Uwharrie Mu-43 Veteran

    May 10, 2012
    North Carolina
    Lynne Ezzell
    Wow! I think I need to add a visit to Russia to my bucket list.
  6. bilzmale

    bilzmale Mu-43 All-Pro

    Great photos and you had great weather too.
    • Like Like x 1
  7. nueces snapper

    nueces snapper Mu-43 All-Pro

    Nice shots. The architecture reminds me of disneyland in the '60s. :rolleyes:
    • Like Like x 1
  8. sLorenzi

    sLorenzi Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Sep 15, 2010
    Nice series.
    • Like Like x 1
  9. RevBob

    RevBob Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Jun 4, 2011
    NorthWestern PA
    Love these photos - the color is excellent!
    • Like Like x 1