Serbian “POKLADE” is folk custom that is captured and perceived to present day. Poklade is held in the last Sunday before the Easter Lent. During that day, all young and old are dressed in animal attire to frighten the spirits of household thresholds of all who live in the local community. In addition to games, songs, jumps trough the fire, drinks and fatty/greasy foods, people are preparing for upcoming lent: a special time of prayer, penance, and sacrifice, time of calm, well-being and good works that lasts 40 days until the Easter. On the same occasion, the youth coated in animal clothing with ritual masks in addition to expelling demons from neighborly yards, collect the eggs that will be specially colored for the Easter.
Amsterdam is one of the most famous and important centres of bicycle culture worldwide. Almost all people have and use bicycle in everyday routine.
This picture was taken after work day on the docks of Amsterdam, at one open bicycle garage.
Bistrica na Lim, a lake located between Zlatar Mountain and the town of Priboj. At the intersection of the roads of Serbia, Montenegro and Bosnia and Herzegovina. Shot with Samsung mobile phone, July 17, 2019.
Getting up at 5:30 am hoping to catch the sea while it is not calm has payed off after second morning. I had about one minute window just before the sun started showing up on the horizon to catch the perfect waves formation which combined with the cliffs on the left will guide the eye towards the arc and the sunlit cliff behind it. Also a beautiful contrast with still cold rocks in the shadows against the just lit cliffs provide a balanced but yet dramatic feeling to the viewer.
Village of Tyulenovo, Bulgaria is a small village with a fishing bay and some hotels standing near the cliffs.
Belgrade could be translated as "The white city". I took the photo of the National Assembly building in Belgrade and turned it to black and white to get the effect. The actual roof color is pale green.
- Рейтинг фотографов по странам и городам строится на основе 3-х лучших фотографий автора и их относительной позиции в каждой отдельной номинации. Рейтинг в номинации "Мобильная фотография" учитывается в меньшей степени для формирования рейтинга. В списке показывается одна фотография автора с лучшим рейтингом.
- В списке опубликованы только работы которые прошли 2-й этап голосования.
- The rating of photographers by countries and cities is based on the three best photos of the author and their relative position in each separate nomination. Rating in the nomination "Mobile Photography" is taken into account to a lesser extent for rating formation. The list shows one photo of the author with the best rating.
- Only those photos have been published in the list that passed the second stage of voting.