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Foggy River

Foggy River
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Copyright: Sezai Sahmay (Sahmay) Silver Note Writer [C: 4 W: 0 N: 106] (1441)
Genre: Places
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2003-12-13
Categories: Nature
Camera: Nikon D70, Nikkor AF-S 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 G IF-ED V
Exposure: f/4, 1/125 seconds
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2006-10-22 14:57
Viewed: 1211
Points: 4
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
MeriÁ River-Edirne
The Maritsa or Evros (Bulgarian: Марица, Greek: Εβρος, Romanized as Hebrus, Turkish: MeriÁ) is, with a length of 480 km, the longest river that runs solely in the interior of the Balkans. It has its origin in the Rila Mountains in Western Bulgaria, flowing southeast between the Balkan and Rhodope Mountains, past Plovdiv, to Edirne, Turkey. A small section of the northern branch of the river runs entirely in Turkey; it was handed to Turkey in order to prevent the town of Edirne from facing a Greek bank. The rest of the river to the sea flows along the border, near Kastanies, from where it turns south to enter the Aegean Sea near Enez, where it forms a delta. The Tundzha is its chief tributary; the Arda is another one. The lower course of the Maritsa/Evros forms part of the Bulgarian-Greek border and most of the Greek-Turkish border. The upper Maritsa valley is a principal east-west route in Bulgaria. The unnavigable river is used for power production and irrigation.

The places that the river flows through include Pazardzhik, Plovdiv, Dimitrovgrad and Svilengrad in Bulgaria, Edirne in Turkey and Kastanies, Pythio, Didymoteicho and Lavara in Greece.

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  • denizler Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 1269 W: 8 N: 151] (11459)
  • [2006-10-22 15:12]

Selamlar Sezai Bey,
Komposizyon ve yansıma olarak harika bir fograf.Ellerinize sağlık.Tebrikler,
İyi Bayramlar,Deniz.

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  • juyona Gold Star Critiquer [C: 2585 W: 1 N: 425] (10173)
  • [2006-10-22 16:15]

Hola Sezai, sensacional perspectiva, excelente compo... maravillosos detalles, muchos saludos,

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  • mark25 Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 412 W: 7 N: 1012] (5621)
  • [2006-10-22 22:18]

very well composed shot! i love the mood and the atmosphere surrounding the photo!

good work - keep it up :)

muhammad muhsin

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