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Prague Metro Station 'Hlavni Nadrazi'
Prague

Metro station "Hlavni Nadrazi" which leads upstairs to Hlavni Nadrazi (prague main train station). Be sure to buy a metro ticket here - the metro ticket police are very active at this particular station!

This panorama was shot completely handheld, and processed automatically, including image optimization, stitching, blending, and exposure/color correction. No further retouching was done on the image.

Copyright: Jeffrey martin
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 7000x3500
Uploaded: 24/08/2009
Updated: 04/06/2014
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