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One of Greece's most distinguished and internationally recognised artists Costas Tsoklis, has breathed new life into Spinalonga, giving full expression to the adage 'art imitates life.' Known as the "island of tears", a name which alludes to its use as a place of exile for thousands of Greece's lepers from 1903 to 1957, Tsoklis has turned Spinalonga into an impressive work of art in the hope of reminding the visitor of the gift of good health

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  • Uploaded on October 21, 2012
  • Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works
    by Pavlos Michailidis
    • Camera: NIKON COOLPIX L810
    • Taken on 2012/10/20 14:55:39
    • Exposure: 0.001s (1/1000)
    • Focal Length: 17.20mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.600
    • ISO Speed: ISO80
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash