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Road to Ozerki. Winter.
Russia
Copyright: Dmitry O Belov
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 13354x6677
Taken: 30/12/2012
Uploaded: 30/12/2012
Atualizado: 06/10/2014
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Tags: nature; winter; forest; snow
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"Matera" aka "Bald glade"
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Sholpinskoe Lake
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On the shore of the swamp
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Центральная площадь Устья-кубенского
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Spas-Kamen
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Semigorodnyaya Railway Station
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Church of Elijah the Prophet
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Semigorodnyaya School
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Der bergahorn vom klausbachtal
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gondole a Venezia
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Piazza Grande, Montepulciano
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Piazza del Duomo, San Gimignano
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Falkensteiner Höhle, Bad Urach
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Polarlights over Lappland
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Kasteel Doorwerth
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Spaso-Prilutskiy Dmitriev monastery. Point 4.
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Maslenitsa hill
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Sizma. Church of St. Nicholas.
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р.Тошня, Марково, дорога на Дикую.
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р.Кубена у деревни Сибла
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Чудотворный источник
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Семигородняя, Двиница, "стиралка".
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Sizma. Canteen.
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Podvorie na Pochinke, baking pancakes at the stake.
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Paramotor club on field
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Spaso-Prilutsky monastery, sunset
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Near Uhtoma village
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