Castles and structures


    _DSF1838_1

    The majesty of antiquity. 2014.


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    The building of Golden Gate, Kyiv, Ukraine. In the Middle Ages the building served as the entrance gate to the city of Kyiv from the West, and was intended either to serve for a defense purposes whether to delight travelers and to induce respect to the majesty and power of the city. And after thousand of years the magnificent building is not ready to get lost among the buildings of the modern city, reminding its visitors and inhabitants of the ancient and heroic past of the city and his land.

    + Camera Fujifilm X-E1, lens Fujinon XF18-55, 27 mm
    + Exposure f/8, 1/220 s
    + 12/04/2014, 2:14PM
    + Edition sizes 59х51, 49×42 and 35×30 cm




    SDIM1455_1

    Towards The Light. 2010.


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    The sunlight acting can turn a certain place into the trap of dreams fullfilled by hidden meanings and internal images. The battle gallery of Kamyanets-Podilskyi fortress having a long history, watching a lot of hard battles and human destinies through its lifetime, shaped by the action of light into a figurative path that always leads us through the obstacles and dark stripes to the bright side of life.
    + Camera Sigma DP2, 41 mm
    + Exposure f /2.8, 1/80 s
    + 07/21/2010, 5:01PM
    + Edition sizes 33×33 cm.




    SDIM0185_1

    Hlyniany Gate. Lviv. 2011.


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    Lviv is a unique city mixing thousand-year history, cultures and religions. The city residents preserved carefully of its history such as the medieval fortifications which were dismantled largely in the 19th century as hindered the development of the city. But the memory was left of the fortress wall with a tower of Hlyniany Gate. And now walking the streets of the city you can see at the same time the rough stone wall of fortifications and slender shape of the bellfry of the Catholic monastery, comparing the passage of time and the creations of different historical epochs.

    + Camera Sigma DP2, 41 mm
    + Exposure f / 7.1, 1/320 s
    + 10/19/2011, 11:44AM
    + Edition sizes 33х33 cm.




    _DSF1732_1

    The Footbridge. Chernihiv. 2014.


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    There is a certain magic in the quiet dawn minutes of overcast autumn morning. At this time of day the footbridge in Chernihiv arched beautifully its arc over the misty Desna river together with a chain of lanterns forms rapid geometric figure hanging in the air. Time of silence, fresh air and reflections by himself.

    + Camera Fujifilm X-E1, lens Fujinon XF18-55, 43 mm
    + Exposure f/11, 15 s
    + 08/11/2014, 7:27AM
    + Edition sizes 59х51, 49х42 and 35х30 cm.




    SDIM0131_1

    The Pidhirtsi Castle. 2011.


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    The Pidhirtsi Castle, built in the 17th century, Lviv region, Ukraine.

    + Camera Sigma DP2, 41 mm
    + Exposure f/5.6, 1/125 s
    + 10/18/2011, 12:52AM
    + Edition sizes 33×33 cm.




    SDIM1198_2

    Chernihiv Cannons II. 2013.


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    Cannon dated early 18th century on the Val (a medieval town) of Chernihiv city, Ukraine.

    + Camera Sigma DP2, 41 mm
    + Exposure f/4, 1/640 s
    + 04/12/2013, 5:05РM
    + Edition sizes 38×33 cm.




    SDIM1236

    Sofiyivka series II. Uman. 2010.


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    The Pink Pavilion on the Island of Love of the Sofiyivka arboretum, Uman, Ukraine.

    + Camera Sigma DP2, 41 mm
    + Exposure f/5.6, 1/160 s
    + 07/19/2010, 2:56РM
    + Edition sizes 33×33 cm.




    SDIM1334_1

    Khotyn Fortress series I. 2010.


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    The castle tower and quarters of the Khotyn Fortress, Bukovina, Ukraine, built in the 14th century.

    + Camera Sigma DP2, 41 mm
    + Exposure f /6.3, 1/200 s
    + 07/21/2010, 10:19AM
    + Edition sizes 33×33 cm.




    SDIM1356_1

    Khotyn Fortress series III. 2010.


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    The castle of the Khotyn Fortress, Bukovina, Ukraine, built in the 14th century.

    + Camera Sigma DP2, 41 mm
    + Exposure f/7.1, 1/250 s
    + 07/21/2010, 10:50AM
    + Edition sizes 41×27 cm.




    SDIM1404

    Polish Gate. Kamyanets-Podilskyi. 2010.


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    The Polish Gate of city defences of Kamyanets-Podilskyi, Ukraine, built in the 16th century.

    + Camera Sigma DP2, 41 mm
    + Exposure f/6.3, 1/200 s
    + 07/21/2010, 2:38РM
    + Edition sizes 36×30 cm.



  • _DSF1838_1
  • SDIM1455_1
  • SDIM0185_1
  • _DSF1732_1
  • SDIM0131_1
  • SDIM1198_2
  • SDIM1236
  • SDIM1334_1
  • SDIM1356_1
  • SDIM1404