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My Russian Father Frost

My Russian Father Frost
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Copyright: Monica Wiegert (magiqa) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 61 W: 0 N: 71] (527)
Genre: Places
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2007-12-22
Categories: Daily Life
Exposure: f/2.8, 1/60 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2007-12-29 8:42
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Points: 8
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This is my dining room window at present. The seven dwarfs (I love them) have been there for some years. But the Russian Santa Claus, or rather Father Frost, as its Russian name is, is new. I hesitated when I bought him, because he was rather expensive, handmade of wood. But I do not regret it, I love him! Would like one in red suit too, as a comrade. The little figure near him is a Nativity scene from Peru, with a volcano, El Misti, behind. And the poinsetta is a typical Christmas flower here. In the houses people use to have electric chandeliers in every window. We have it only in some windows. This is a dark period of the year for us up North.

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To stery: Thanks, but I did a mistake....magiqa 1 12-29 17:26
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  • stery Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 268 W: 20 N: 71] (2050)
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Hy Monica!
Nice Work...Great color and light
Kind regards

Happy new Year....

Very cosy picture, congratulate!
Happy New Year!

What a wonderful window decoration. It is so good to learn about how the Festive Season is celebrated in other countries. A good photo to with excellent detail

TFS and a very happy 2008 to you!


Hi dear friend,
beautiful winter decorations and story :)
You have quite a wonderful hobby.
Have a lovely end of the year!
:) soon

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