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The dome of the Blue Mosque in Istanbul
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26/10/2007 at 09:25
Categories: [Architecture]  [Color]  [Light]  
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The dome of the Blue Mosque in Istanbul. There was very little light, and tripods are forbidden. Therefore, a long hand-held exposure was the only possibility. Wide angles (here a 12-24 mm Nikkor) are a blessing, here. Seen from below, the dome looks a bit like a marine animal.