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Oktyabrsky Bridge, December
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Bridge over the Yenisei River, Krasnoyarsk, Russia. The bridge connects the banks of the Yenisei River and runs through the Tatyshev Island. This photo is the part of a tour of the seasons, consisting of 12 panoramas taken from the same point with an interval of about one month. Taken on December 9, 2012.

Copyright: Anatolij semyonov
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Uploaded: 25/04/2013
Updated: 17/07/2014
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