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"Istanbul's impossibly colorful architecture"

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Need another break between your lessons? Need another reason to practice your Turkish colors?

Well, here ya go! :)

"Istanbul's impossibly colorful architecture"

"Over the past year, 32-year-old architect Yener Torun has been seeking out and photographing minimalist buildings around Istanbul. ‘Unfortunately there aren’t a lot of buildings like these in Turkey,’ he says. ‘So I spend most of my spare time finding them – it’s like a treasure hunt.’ He posts his pictures on Instagram, where he has attracted more than 36,000 followers. ‘Just think of the Istanbul photos you have seen before: grand mosques, old streets, seagulls over the Bosphorus. I show a completely different side. Even long-term residents can’t believe these pics were taken in the city they live in'."

http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2015/feb/28/snapshots-istanbuls-impossibly-colourful-architecture

And the link to more photos on Instagram: https://instagram.com/cimkedi/

Happy Turkish learning everyone! :)

3 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/sainio
sainio
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Those are fabulous.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Plamsy
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I love you Turkey :*

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/A1fie
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Those are great! Thanks for sharing. I lived in İstanbul for four years but never paid attention to these, what a shame.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/tnel1
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I was only in Istanbul for three days and didn't see nearly enough. :) I can't wait to go again some day! I love how this photography lets you something familiar with a new eye. Thank you for your kindness! :)

3 years ago
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