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Metéora, Greece.

Made in summer of 1996 in Greece. Metéora (Greek: "suspended rocks", "suspended in the air" or "in the heavens above" - etymologically similar to "Meteorite") is one of the largest and most important complexes of Eastern Orthodox monasteries in Greece, second only to Mount Athos. The six monasteries are built on natural sandstone rock pillars, at the northwestern edge of the Plain of Thessaly near the Pineios river and Pindus Mountains, in central Greece. The nearest town is Kalambaka. Metéora is included on the UNESCO World Heritage List.


Hasselblad 500CM and CF 150mm f/4.0 T*

Scanned from Fujichrome Velvia RVP 120 slidefilm and converted to B&W

with Nik SilverEfex

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Taken on February 27, 2010