Greece - Cristian Kirshbom

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Heavens above

The photo was taken in Meteora, Greece in the fall of 2013.
The Metéora or "in the heavens above" 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 photo was taken in a rainy and wintry day and when I arrived to the location the place became covered rapidly with a tick mass of fog. A few minutes later the whole place was full of fog and the photo season was over...

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