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Shwe Maw Daw 2


Shwe Maw Daw 2
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Copyright: Csaba Lanyi (Clanyi) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 257 W: 7 N: 100] (7121)
Genre: Places
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2012-11-10
Categories: Architecture
Camera: Canon EOS 7 D, Canon EF 24-105mm F 4L IS USM, B+W 77mm MRC Cir-Polarizer
Exposure: f/7.1, 1/80 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2014-01-11 0:50
Viewed: 980
Points: 4
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
The Shwemawdaw Pagoda or 'Great Golden God Pagoda' was built around 1000 years ago and located in Bago. It is one of the famous Mon pagodas. It was originally built to a height of 23 meters and was rebuilt higher several times until it finally reached its present 114 meters in 1954, and it is the tallest pagoda in Myanmar.
It was destroyed several times due to earthquakes, including one in 1917 and another in 1930. The upper parts of the pagoda which was collapsed in 1917 earthquake remain at the site.

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Hi Csaba,
Great depth and well exposed.Neat perspective showing us this majestic set of golden colored temples.
erwin...

Ciao Csaba, greaty view of fantastic architecture, excellent perspective, splendid light and wonderful colors, very well done my friend, ciao Silvio

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