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2295 – Portraits of Athos monks in 1963. The festivities of a thousand years of Athos, Part 4

Ger Dommerholt, who visited Athos with his friend Jan in 1963 and attended the 1000th anniversary festivities is an enthusiastic photographer. We have already shown a number of photos of him in previous posts. We have saved most of the … Continue reading

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2214 – Athos by monk Theodosios: Black and White

This post continues the series of pictures from monk Theodosios, started in post 2208: today I have made a selection of his finest black and white photos. Wim Voogd, 11-8-2021

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2208 – Athos by monk Theodosios: Portrets of People [1]

Wim Voogd, 5th of July 2021

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2207 – postcards from Athos: part three

In part one and two – posts 2205 and 2206 – I showed you the postcards from the first 17 monasteries. In this post I will present the postcards of the remaing three: nr 18, Esfigmenou, nr 19, Panteleimonos or … Continue reading

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1413 – Historical portraits of hagiorites

Most of these portraits are made in the photostudio of St Andrew skite, early 20th century.  So most men are Russian, In most cases names are not known.  Some photographs are taken in the studio of Kavsokalivia. The complete glasplate … Continue reading

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