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Monastery of St. Cyril on the White Lake
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A short bus drive from Goritsy is Kirrilov where the Monastery of St. Cyril on the White Lake is located. This monastary was founded in 1397 and by the 17th Century was one of the richest. Acording to Insight Guides, Vasily III the tsar of Russia in the early 1500s came here to pray for a child by his apparently barren wife. The following year she bore him a son who became Ivan the Terrible.


D200 with 12-24 f/4 DX lens at 12 mm hand held. f/5.6, 1/500,ISO 100.
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Keywords: Monastery of St. Cyril on White Lake, Travel, Russia
Camera: D200
Lens and Filters: 12-24 f/4 AFD @ 12mm
Film and/or ISO: 100
Aperture: f/5.6
Shutter speed: 1/500
Location: Kirrilov, Russia
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Additional Categories: Landscapes, Cityscapes, Architecture, Russia
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