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27 October "A Ninety Years Long Trip"

By GeorgeRusky
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For a description reader:

This mini-gallery is a tribute to the place we live in and breathe the air of, something similar to the beautiful lakes depicted on photo canvases of our Scottish photo masters, the magnificent silhouettes of Venice gondolas, or the unforgettable coast line’s of Portugal.

Tomorrow we are celebrating the 90th year of foundation of Czechoslovakia. The First Republic was declared on 28 October 1918.

Cheers to all who clicked and commented on my crop tutorial. We will go on with it in a short while.



PS: A technical details’ description:
-the right eye;
-the right point finger;
-the Nikon D 70 photocamera;
-the boat
-the Vltava river;
-Prague, the capital city of the Czech Republic Smile

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AlanBW 15 20 England
27 Oct 2008 8:38PM
I recognise all these beautiful scenes George; a delightful sequence from one of my favourite cities
Malc_V 15 England
27 Oct 2008 8:47PM
A wonderful set of images George.

Cormy 14 3 England
27 Oct 2008 8:52PM
Great memories George.Enjoy your special celebrations.
mark1309 14 13 United Kingdom
27 Oct 2008 9:03PM
Lovely set of shots George, I really like the night scene, v12,
lonely_oryx 14 61 55 England
27 Oct 2008 9:31PM
Brings back memories of my visit a couple of years ago
dawnmichelle 14 12 United States
27 Oct 2008 9:34PM
amazing images..enjoyed seeing them all...lovely lighting and reflections
digiray63 14 4 United Kingdom
27 Oct 2008 9:58PM
Beautiful images George, Enjoy your celebrations tomorrow.
old timer 17 55 1 Scotland
27 Oct 2008 10:12PM
Ahhh - memories of Praha, George - one of my favourite cities. I know where you've taken every on of these pictures from.
danbrann 17 640 17
27 Oct 2008 10:15PM
Hi George. Thanks for the reminder. A super image of one of my favourite cities in the world. I do hope the celerbrations go well.
gary_d 13 576 13 Wales
27 Oct 2008 11:06PM
What a great series, this is not about picking a best but enjoying them all, very well captured and have a good day tomorrow. - gary
Brilane 15 5 12 Wales
27 Oct 2008 11:40PM
Excellent set, especially the 1st and last pictures.
tigertimb 13 40 66 United Kingdom
27 Oct 2008 11:56PM
Beautiful series of shots George and a great tour of the city from along the river; love the soft pastels of the skies and the lights and reflections as it gets darker
Ray42 13 3 England
28 Oct 2008 7:45AM
Nice series of shots - have a great time on your national celebrations
Herge88 14 40 6 England
28 Oct 2008 10:22AM
A super series George, you have done the place justice.

Best Matt
Scaramanga 13 60 6 United Kingdom
28 Oct 2008 4:22PM
Wonderful collection.
28 Oct 2008 6:23PM
really brilliant set George, a great credit to you. What a wonderful place to live it must be. I always like to see Cities when the lights start going on, it's such a lovely atmosphere. 1-3-4-6-12 are me fav's if any one should ask. But then, I like them all, and I hope to see more of your wonderful home around Christmas time on here George, that would be great!
All the best to you,

John Smile
pamelajean Plus
15 1.6k 2238 United Kingdom
29 Oct 2008 1:11AM
I feel as if I have just been there !
Glostopcat 15 255 2 England
29 Oct 2008 6:34PM
A super tour of your beautiful city George, makes me want to visit
sunshot 16 24 United Kingdom
30 Oct 2008 9:38AM
what a brilliant set of shots george, really well captured

30 Oct 2008 11:34AM
We met a lovely lady in Spain who's home in Prague and I hope someday we can visit Prague . The photos are super and you have caught the late evening mood well. Gillian
CarolG 14 199 20 Greece
30 Oct 2008 7:27PM
A wonderful series of images, George. Have a wonderful celebration. Carol
JimV 15 6 3 Canada
2 Nov 2008 4:07AM
First, my apologies for not seeing this sooner George, and a belated happy 90th. anniversary to Czechoslovakia, this is a lovely series on your beautiful city, as you said of one of my uploads, I thank you for giving us the opportunity to visit a place we will likely never see for ourselves, wouldn't care to pick one, they're all special!
Rgds., Jim
ketch 14 770 50 Turks And Caicos Islands
2 Nov 2008 5:24PM
What a masterly set of images (that certainly convey a real love of the place) thank you for sharing this woth us.

brownsilent 14 7 2 United Kingdom
2 Nov 2008 11:40PM
Such a lovely series from your wonderful hometown George! Great images altogether, thanks for taking us for a walk once more!
bliba Plus
15 2 Austria
4 Nov 2008 2:29PM
great set....glad to be no 30
Chant57 Plus
15 395 3 United Kingdom
5 Nov 2008 6:22PM

Quote:something similar to the beautiful lakes depicted on photo canvases of our Scottish photo masters, the magnificent silhouettes of Venice gondolas, or the unforgettable coast line’s of Portugal.

The quintessential flavour of Prague .
cats_123 Plus
17 5.1k 30 Northern Ireland
16 Nov 2008 7:13PM
Hi George...I've a little catching up to do...your shots bring back happy memories...although the boat looks a little unsure of itself? Wink

great mini-series..and belated congrats to Czechoslovakia and the 2 new states

22 Jan 2009 8:13PM
Loved Prague. This brings back happy memories. Great shot. Barry

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