SPLIT: Sveti Duje, zvonik prvostolnice (13-16. st.) - St. Duje, cathedral bell tower (13th-16th C)

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Pogled iz perivoja na Matejuški - A view from the Matejuška park


As the Split Cathedral just moved into the mausoleum of the Roman Emperor Diocletian, a few hundred years after

his death, its size generally remained sealed with the existing construction capacity. Monumental burial place of the

famous "Son of Jupiter" was adequate space for the Christian shrine of early medieval Split. **To compensate conditioned,

modest size of the cathedral and its undecorated exteriors, the citizens of Split have raised the contemporary six storey

skyscraper in honor of their patron saint.** Slim tower, with its prominent size and beauty was and still is far more than mere

compensation for the lack of external splendor of the Mother of all Croatian cathedrals. It was thoroughly repaired and

restored 1890-1908.

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Comments (85)

Alberto Asensio on March 26, 2012

L 22, Zlatan. Bello marco vegetal para esa preciosa torre. Saludos.

Mir Bashir on March 27, 2012

Excellent composition, Beautiful capture. LIKE. Thanks for visiting.

Marcel Mlinarić - CR… on March 27, 2012

Lijepa fotka sv. Duje među perunikama! LIKE! Pozdravi, Marcel

Petros Kalaitzis on March 27, 2012

Great composition! LIKE. Greetings, Petros

Alexkarl on March 27, 2012

Beautiful composition nicely framed. LIKE!!!

Best wishes Alexandra & Karl-Heinz

Prisoner_of_today on March 28, 2012

Amazing composition, very beautiful photo, like! Best regards, Artem

Snežana Davidović on March 28, 2012

Hej Zlatane!
Divna fotka... odlična kompozicija!
I naravno lepe boje :)
Želim ti lep dan ;)



Nikos1954, from Greece-Piraeus.

Yosarsif مهدی کلهر on March 28, 2012

Wonderful composition. L, All the best from Iran, Mahdi

Wal 宮城 on March 29, 2012

Very nice photo!

Mel Figueroa on March 30, 2012

Like, muy bonita foto, me gusta, hermosa composición

Saludos, Mel

József Villás on March 31, 2012

Remek hangulatos szín világ. LIKE Üdv József.

Nicoara Lidia on March 31, 2012

Excelenta imagine si culori!

Superb acest loc!Like Superb album!!

O zi frumoasa si plina de liniste iti doresc.Lidia

Cri Photo on March 31, 2012

Hi Zlatan. Beautiful framing and view. Great composition. **LIKE. Greetings from Cri

Oleg Timofeev on April 1, 2012

Wonderful scenery, amazing photo !!! Like! Best wishes. Oleg

Mircea_RAICU on April 4, 2012

Like !

Annelies Vink on April 4, 2012

beautiful and lovely view, like

Happy Easter to you!

greetings, Annelies

漂亮妈咪 on April 4, 2012

Very pretty~~~perfect shot, like it.

Manek Taolin on April 4, 2012

Beautiful flower!


Tihomir Gržinčić on April 4, 2012

Prava proljetna! Sviđa mi se!

Pozdrav, Tihomir

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on March 24, 2012
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Zlatan Olić
    • Camera: OLYMPUS IMAGING CORP. u780,S780
    • Taken on 2008/09/28 14:05:32
    • Exposure: 0.001s (1/1600)
    • Focal Length: 26.97mm
    • F/Stop: f/7.100
    • ISO Speed: ISO800
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash