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Claudia Betschart

Staircase in Melk Abbey

Melk in the Wachau valley on the river Danube, Austria

August 6, 2011; 13:08 local time (11:08 UTC)

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© 2011 Claudia Betschart, All Rights Reserved.

Caption

After attending the Panotools Meeting 2011 in Vienna, I spent a few days in the Wachau Valley along the river Danube. One of the sights of this region is the impressive Melk Abbey. The Benedictine abbey in today's baroque form was constructed in the first half of the 18th Century following plans by Jakob Prandtauer. The abbey just underwent a major restoration 1978-2000.

Location

Europe / Austria

Lat: 48° 13' 41.7" N
Long: 15° 19' 49.5" E

Elevation: about 230 m

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Equipment

Hardware: Nikon D5000, Sigma 8mm f4 D EX fisheye lens, handheld (using a "philopod")

Software: PTGui, Adobe Photoshop CS2
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