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St Konstantin
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This is the church of Constantine, the son of the queen Helena of Byzantium. The old name of Istanbul, Turkey, was Konstantinopolis, named after the queen's son. They were the first emperors who accepted Christianity.

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.joeysparadise
08/08/09 12:24 AM GMT
Very nice church! Thanks for the story behind it as well!
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::marcaribe
08/08/09 2:40 PM GMT
I like where you took the photo from and how it's curves around to the church
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.amishy
08/08/09 4:59 PM GMT
This is superb! Really like your presentation and information. Beautiful colors and clarity! The curve around the water is very eye pleasing!
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Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night. Edgar Allan Poe (1809 - 1849), "Eleonora"
Logun7
08/09/09 4:13 AM GMT
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❤ ツ ** -::- :** Stunning and Beautiful ** -::- :**
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::billyoneshot
08/10/09 1:20 AM GMT
This is a great rural scene Milka. The curve of the bay is perfect.
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Billy
.hirschikiss22
08/10/09 2:52 PM GMT
Very lovely shot! I love the church framed between the lightposts.
~Kim
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::ohpampered1
08/10/09 2:59 PM GMT
Oh...this is real nice a little town right on the water. Very nice shot.
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Come over to the dark side, we have cookies. :)
::Jimbobedsel
08/10/09 5:09 PM GMT
Very nice shot. Really good contrast and color, as well as composition.

Jimbob
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CUZIN JASPER SAYS HOWDY
::Inkeri
08/10/09 6:22 PM GMT
A Beautiful scene Milka..Wonderful colors and composition.Lovely shot.
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.gillmatic
08/11/09 11:41 PM GMT
This is just a great shot Milka. Great composition and i love the soft colors. This could easily be a painted scene. Well done i really like this one.
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Bundles of love!
.galaxygirl1
09/16/09 6:24 AM GMT
Gorgeous! I wish I was there.
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