"Strange is our situation here upon earth. Each of us comes for a short visit, not knowing why, yet sometimes seeming to a divine purpose. From the standpoint of daily life, however, there is one thing we do know: That we are here for the sake of others...for the countless unknown souls with whose fate we are connected by a bond of sympathy. Many times a day, I realize how much my outer and inner life is built upon the labors of people, both living and dead, and how earnestly I must exert myself in order to give in return as much as I have received."
~ Albert Einstein

Scaffolding still decorated the south side of the church as cleaning crews scrubbed, sanded and pressure washed the masonry clean. Almost half a century of communist rule left its mark on old churches and buildings whose stone exteriors had become black with dirt & mold. Even now with over a decade since the iron curtain was drawn back both the land & its people are still recovering…

Camera :Nikon D700
Lens :Nikon 28-105 mm Macro AF f/3.5-4.5 D
Shutter Speed :1/100
ISO :400
f-Stop :12.5
Strobes :Array
Location :Olomouc, Czech Republic
Conditions :Partly Cloudy
Amid The Fields
Toronto Sunset
Micro Metropolis
Old Barn
Courtyard off of Michalská
Nameless Stream
Jazz Hands
Jesenik Foothills
Karlova Studanka

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