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Ken Stuart

A Toss in the Woods

Heiner Straesser

Mahmud Bey Mosque

Kasaba (Kastamonu), Turkey

August 23, 2015

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© 2015 Heiner Straesser, All Rights Reserved.

Caption

This small mosque was built by Mahmud Bey, son of Çandaroğlu Adil Bey, in 1366. Some years ago it was restored and since 2014 it is on the tentative list of the UNESCO to be recognized as a world heritage. Inside it has a unique decoration with wooden columns and a wooden roof with colourful ornaments. The wooden parts had been connected without using nails. The small stone columns at the mihrab can be turned by hand.
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Location

Europe / Turkey

Lat: 41° 28' 49.87" N
Long: 33° 41' 18.18" E

Elevation: 836m

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Precision is: High. Pinpoints the exact spot.

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Equipment

Canon 6D, Tamron 24-70mm SP VC @24mm, Novoflex Triopod, Nodal Ninja RD16 Rotator, Novoflex VR System Pro
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