Stone Bridge / Taş Köprü - Symbol of Skopje-Üsküp

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Stone Bridge was built under the patronage of Sultan Mehmed II the Conqueror between 1451 and 1469. The bridge is considered as symbol of Skopje and is the main element of the coat of arms of the city, which in turn is incorporated in the city's flag. The Stone Bridge connects Macedonia Square, in the center of Skopje, to the Old Bazaar.

Crosses Vardar River, Total length 214 m, Width 6 m

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Comments (673)

Ali Raza on January 14, 2013


Beautiful photo.

Best wishes

Zygmunt Borowski on January 29, 2013

Nice - like!

Greetings, Zygmunt

Alex Bazhan on May 18, 2013

Very elegant composition and perspective!
With friendly greetings from Russia, Alexey.

Ahmet Bekir on May 18, 2013

Thanks Hafeez, Alexey and Zygmunt, best wishes, Ahmet

János Martini on August 5, 2013

Dear Ahmet!

Good! L-377!

Greetings from Hungary: János

Inger Karlin Larsson on October 17, 2013

Beautiful image very fine composition!!! Like + YS
Best wishes, Inger

Ahmet Bekir on October 17, 2013

Thanks Janos and Inger, best wishes, Ahmet

Co coepi on November 11, 2013

Very beautiful shot!!! LIKE 379 Best wishes, Conny

Martina Valdovinos on January 30, 2014

Bellisima galeria de fotos ! FELICIDADES

Ahmet Bekir on March 16, 2014

Thanks Conny, Martina and Gunda, best wishes, Ahmet

jole79 on April 9, 2014

Prekrasna fotografija, cijela galerija je odlična-svaka čast. Pozdrav iz Splita

Natmara on July 18, 2014

"L&f" Ahmet, pour votre excellente prise de vue sur ce superbe pont accompagnée par votre très intéressant descriptif. Avec mes amicales salutations depuis la France.

Ahmet Bekir on July 18, 2014

I'm glad that you enjoyed this capture Jole and Natmara, best wishes i pozdrav, Ahmet

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on June 27, 2011
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Ahmet Bekir
    • Camera: SONY DSC-H9
    • Taken on 2010/04/27 20:05:32
    • Exposure: 0.250s (1/4)
    • Focal Length: 8.10mm
    • F/Stop: f/2.800
    • ISO Speed: ISO80
    • Exposure Bias: 0.70 EV
    • No flash