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Trencin is located in the western part of Slovakia with the Vah river running through the city.
It is one of the oldest cities of the country and dates back to 11th century.
Current population of Trencin is about 60,000.
Trencin is an important commercial, economic, and cultural center and because of it is also known as the “City of fashion“. Many institutions and companies have their headquarters and branches located there. Fairs also have a long lasting tradition in the city.
The high point of Trencin is the fortified castle which overlooks the city. The exact start of the construction is unknown but probably goes back to the 11th century and building continued until the 14th. The Tower carries the name of Matus Cak, a Slovak historical figure and it is today, one of the symbols of the city. In the renovated castle exhibitions, medieval music and shows are organized as well as, classical and folkloristic concerts. The castle is opened to the public also at night.
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vinicio (23415) 2007-05-22 4:48
Bel castello e bella cittadina Attila, bella anche la foto (naturalmente), complimenti, anche all'interessante nota.
markstaples (15670) 2007-05-22 4:48
A very skillful piece of framing here - the whole thing is completely balanced. Love the Nikon colours too. Great work.
vincz (19099) 2007-05-22 4:50
Beautiful colours for this superb composition. layer of green, layer of red, layer of blue in which the castle is almost shining. A few people going quietly through their daily life activities to complete thi charming scene. Very well done.
sabyasachi_d (415) 2007-05-22 4:56
now thats what i call PICTURE PERFECT. this is postcard stuff, and i say no more. i'd rather sit back and enjoy this sight
rossy85 (2879) 2007-05-22 4:58
Wonderful shot. Very nice colors, light and clearness. Your note is excellent. This town seems to be very charming and attractive.
Thanks for sharing
Have a nice day,
gildasjan (39558) 2007-05-22 4:58
An agreeably luminous and coloured image. I also like the composition and clearness.
Budapestman (82620) 2007-05-22 5:04
Itt szilvesztereztem a barátaimmal 2003-ban, így nemcsak a kép erényei tettek rám nagy hatást, hanem a hirtelen feltóduló emlékek is. Ismét tökéletes fotóval örvendeztetted meg a TE közönséget, mivel együtt van minden, ami egy jó képhez kell: a képkivágás tökéletes, a fények ragyogóak, a téma csodálatos. Az előtérben látható emberek sokat adnak a látványhoz most is, élettől lüktető, mesés hangulatú a kép. Megy a kedvencek közé. Szép hetet és jó fotókat Kívánok!
Julian_K (1055) 2007-05-22 5:18
Such a lovely and friendly scene. The composition and colours are fantastic. The timing to include the cyclist in the composition is exceptional and a testament to your photographic eye. Thanks for sharing,
Buin (42120) 2007-05-22 6:28
Here I like the build up of the photo very much. The shown scenery is more than beautiful - it's great! All buildings seem to be in a good state and it's a real pleasure to discover all the details in your picture. Great note too!
Greetings from hot and sticky Germany!
John_F_Kennedy (41526) 2007-05-22 6:39
Very attractive city scenery, The lighting is perfect. I enjoyed this panoramic view.
molla (7127) 2007-05-22 8:36
Slovakia must be next journey. It seems to be a lovely little townj just to relax in, struggling along the streets and maybe have som beer.
the people in the picture indicates gentleness.
Anders in Gnesta
belido (19934) 2007-05-22 9:03
nice view of this beautiful city. I like the contrast, lighting and the perspective as well. Good work! By the way, did you use hdr?
danos (78124) 2007-05-22 11:03
very nice shot of the city of Fashion.Excellent the perspective and the POV of your capture.It seems an idyllic and graphic city.The poeple adds life in your shot.I like the colours,the details and the contrast.The castle on the background trick out the place.Well done.
Gerrit (43763) 2007-05-22 11:34
fantastic place and an excellent pictuire. Great definition all over and perfect colours.
Photo65Net (43120) 2007-05-22 13:26
I like how you composed this one, with nice use of the diagonal.
Colors are spot on, as is your light management.
paura (47166) 2007-05-22 14:10
Nice shot here, friend, full of interestind details. Colors and composition are very nice.
Cricri (92213) 2007-05-22 15:20
Une réalisation parfaite, un cadrage réussi, de trés jolies couleurs, beaucoup de détails et scéne a découvrir... compliment
good evening for you
kermit350 (9012) 2007-05-22 17:00
Hello Attila, perched Very high, this castle is ideally placed and does not pass unperceived, it seems to reign on the village, framing in against diving is very indicated and exposed well, these buildings encrusted in this sight are perfectly emphasized by the many green part which this photograph composes, and I like the composition of this small village under the protection of are castle, sincerely.......................Hello Attila, Trčs haut perchée, ce château est idéalement placé et ne passe pas inaperçue, il semble régner sur le village,
le cadrage en contre plongée est tout indiqué et bien exposé, ces bâtiments incrustés dans cette vue sont parfaitement mis en valeur par les nombreuse partie verdoyante que compose cette photo, et j'aime bien la composition de ce petit village sous la protection de sont château, bien amicalement
Mistral (15402) 2007-05-22 17:41
bella immagine con la solita nota molto esauriente e ben scritta.
Mi viene voglia di tornare nell'Europa orientale...
albertopiubello (2623) 2007-05-22 19:02
mi hai sempre affascinato con le tue foto africane ma sai infondere lo stesso fascino anche all'Europa dell'Est con le sue atmosfere dove sembra che il tempo si sia fermato.
Bella soprattutto la composizione di vita quotidiana.
manada (6239) 2007-05-23 0:39
Stupenda composizione con il castello, in alto, che domina la cittŕ di Trencin. Ottimi nitidezza e colori. La presenza di persone e uccelli rendono dinamica la foto, bravo!
rakeshgupta (2672) 2007-05-23 2:14
This is a great photo showing architecture and daily life of Trencin. The colors and contrast is perfect. Very good POV here. It feels like I am standing at this street.
Thanks for showing this great composition.
edytungkal (4551) 2007-05-23 2:48
Colorful and wonderful....I like it, Attila.
Very well composed picture, the colours and sharpness look well. Great one and TFS
pablominto (53744) 2007-05-23 3:34
I adore this composition with the ancient castle hovering above!
Good lines and well balanced, sharp fine details and rich colours!
teutza (10590) 2007-05-23 3:56
well it looks like a small quiet and relaxing city:) it doesn't look like a fashion one:)
i like all those colourfull houses!
Paolo (41218) 2007-05-23 4:16
Ciao Attila, bella foto, con ottimi colori, ottima qualitŕ e una bella presentazione di questa cittadina a me totalmente sconosciuta.
ottima anche la nota.
OGGI...SI GUFA!!! mi racomando...FORZA LIVERPOOL!!!!
p_m_geraldes (774) 2007-05-23 4:26
Very nice photo and a very balanced compo.
Great colors, pov and detail.
The man in the bicycle, the woman and the pigeons give life to this good photo.
bostankorkulugu (41334) 2007-05-23 5:34
a cute little town that is with this magnificent fortress on top... and i like your compo with the biker and the lady... very neat one, congrats attila...
all the best
dip (22130) 2007-05-23 8:58
wonderful colours compination,a colorful shot with good sharpness.
Fine shot of the place.
Tue (25798) 2007-05-23 11:28
A lovely view of this city. The atmosphere is very pleasing. I find the composition good too with the impressive castle in top of the shot. The inclusion of the people and pigeons is nice as well. The colours are really attractive. Good work, thanks for sharing!
Rev (1782) 2007-05-23 12:05
A stunning scene beautifully composed.
The colour, light and POV are perfect
Albrecht (11279) 2007-05-23 13:29
Beautiful compo and wonderful colours and very sharp.Lovely city and view.
Vato_Law (12720) 2007-05-23 14:44
Lovely view of all these colourful houses on a nice diagonal with the fortress behind, rising high above this scene. I like the low action going on the street with the lady stared in the middle of the street and this biker riding slowly (it seems) on his bike.
The colours and light of this photo are just perfectly managed.
izmirli (3864) 2007-05-23 18:00
merhaba my friend attila
beautiful castle and lovely houses.beautiful composition and colours.well done.
Wanda1 (14402) 2007-05-24 1:32
The colour saturation in this shot is excellent. I like your angle of view that you have chosen here, and there are very nice details and clarity. The people and pigeons add good life to the shot.
Clementi (52514) 2007-05-24 3:26
Ciao Attila ,
che bella atmosfera che sei riuscito a creare,
il castello le bellissime case e l'uomo in bicicletta.
riclopes (35567) 2007-05-24 4:11
Olá Attila, this seems a gorgeous peaceful place. You made a great composition with everything in it and very attractive colors. The Castle, the colorful old houses the statue people in FG - very rich image with lots of nice details to observe. Love the cyclist passing by, although it would be perfect a few seconds earlier, with him at right. Excellent work.
kiwi_explorer (12209) 2007-05-24 4:38
The quality of this photo is very good ... I like the overall sharpness and the natural colors. The background castle is just as interesting as the foreground. Well composed and presented. Excellent!
Deepforest (9260) 2007-05-24 5:22
What a beautiful and colourful view of the castle and a fragment of the city... really ravishing! Nice composition, especially with people and pigeons in the foreground and spectacular castle in the background...
This is excellent job my friend. Thanks for sharing.
sufi (9588) 2007-05-24 5:28
Merhaba Attila, my friend...
What a gerat atmosphere!... The colors and the light are perfect... Also perfect details, sharpness and clarity... The contrast between the hot and cold colors are wonderful...
chrisnet (21086) 2007-05-24 8:19
Nice POV with this wonderful castle, good framing and light, well composed and seen.
anesugur (18783) 2007-05-24 8:39
I like the composition of your picture and this wonderful place.
The colors and POV are excellent. Superb sharpness too.
Have a nice day. Uğur
josepmarin (56489) 2007-05-24 12:27
Your good setting catches the magnificent traditional architecture of this beautiful place, where the castle dominates the image and stands out on the blue sky.
There is a very interesting color in the image, the tones are vivacious and have a good contrast among them. Good lighting also.
The people add more interest and dynamism to this scene.
Good work, my friend.
jhm (128049) 2007-05-25 7:27
I'm very glad a picture with a market square without cars alone a biker and one lady as walker, I like the wonderful castle above of your picture, high quality and sharpness image, my compliments. TFS.
Fis2 (77000) 2007-05-25 15:00
Beautiful place, wonderful composition. I like the frame and colors. The castle make impression. Good work.
Graal (92168) 2007-05-26 3:36
Jó napot Attila,
interesting reportage from Slovakia, beautiful old town and castle (in background). I like the colours and composition also. Good work.
Cretense (68671) 2007-05-27 15:50
Excellent architecture photo! A beautiful urban landscape, with great composition, very nice perspective and at least three very interesting levels. Beautiful saturated colours. Congratulations!
Scharan (14144) 2007-05-27 22:03
Muito bonita esta foto e interessante composiçăo, incluindo o homem de bicicleta andando tranquilamente entre os pombos e a mulher que parece esperar por alguem. O cenário ao fundo é lindo e o contraste das arquiteturas se destaca; gosto das floreiras nas janelas que dăo um ar romântico e o céu ajuda com seu azul especial. Parabéns!
Angshu (52896) 2007-05-28 8:06
Excellent balanced compo. with the road in a diagonal & the colourful facades of the houses. The castle looming over the city is certainly the chief attraction. Another wonderful picture from you
syd1946 (18663) 2007-05-28 9:22
So enjoyable scene.We can look it for while...The biker,the pigeons are so nice in front of this impressive castle and those colourful buildings.So many levels till the blue sky.A very good one!
Have a nice week,
toto (0) 2007-05-29 5:00
Belle photo d' un beau village, bien coloré,et d' un trčs beau château et annexes fortifié. les détails sont nets et bien éclairé. Amitiés Thomas
AiresSantos (56155) 2007-05-29 6:20
Great postcard of the Trencin. Excellent colours, contrast and sharpness. I like your POV and how you framed the picture
TFS and have a nice day
Emile (20348) 2007-05-31 1:22
Impressive shot, so neat, so sharp. Very well captured with such beautiful colors and lighting. Your composition is very good and the people add a lot. Excellent point of view.
Well done. TFS.
turkamerikali (3291) 2007-05-31 2:06
Excellent post card quality photo from Slovakia my friend.
Great pov,dof,colors,focus,sharpness,composition,note,castle,colorful buildings and frame.
Well Done my friend.Have a Nice Day,
ahmetgedikli (25147) 2007-06-10 2:50
Beautiful colors very good point of viewand perspective. I like it.
Have a nice sunday.
zumoduvas (2069) 2007-06-10 13:40
Excellent picture, nice composition and colors.
JCG (35129) 2007-06-16 9:18
A very appreciable point of view to apprehend the historical aspect of the city. The image is very beautiful and a good depth. The colors are very pleasant and I like much the clearness of the photograph. Places really interesting apparently. Thank you Attila.
With all my friendships and a good WE,
Jakab (3865) 2007-11-18 12:43
a gondos szerkesztésnek köszönhetően persze ez is magasan veri a helyről forgalomban levő képeket. A vár itt tényleg úgy jelenik meg, mint a polgárváros oltalmazója.
Azon nagyon elcsodálkoztam, hogy 18 mm-nél nem látok torzulást. A várfal jobb felső pereménél viszont mintha lenne némi kromatikus (zöld) aberráció. A WS-ben küldök egy korrigált változatot, bár ilyen kicsi méretben nehezen tudom eldönteni, nem csupán érzéki csalódásról van-e szó.
- Copyright: Attila Szili (atus) (15822)
- Genre: Lieux
- Medium: Couleur
- Date Taken: 2007-04-28
- Categories: Châteaux, Architecture
- Camera: Nikon D200, Nikkor 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 G ED AF-S VR, Hoya 72mm SuperHMC Pro 1 UV
- Exposition: f/5.6, 1/125 secondes
- More Photo Info: view
- Versions: version originale, Workshop
- Date Submitted: 2007-05-22 4:46
- Favoris: 5 [voir]