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Astronomical Clock of Prague by wooder Astronomical Clock of Prague by wooder
The beautiful astronomical clock, first installed in 1410. It was built before they knew the earth moved around the sun. How cool is that!
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UtaNeko Featured By Owner Dec 29, 2012  Hobbyist
Yep, I'm a Whovian geek..... no question about it.... I fav'd this a long time ago, and now I look at it again after watching Doctor Who... the clock looks like Gallafreyan....
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Madorian Featured By Owner Feb 19, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Memories ^^ I've been there, lol.
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xMsAleshax Featured By Owner Jan 17, 2012  Professional Artisan Crafter
Wow!!
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TotalLunarEclipse Featured By Owner Apr 26, 2011  Hobbyist
Beautiful!
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Blume44 Featured By Owner Apr 20, 2011
prague is a beautiful town!! nice shot ;)
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Voyages Featured By Owner Apr 4, 2011
Whoah. It's so intriguing. o_o
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MKBennani Featured By Owner Apr 4, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
It's just an amazing clock...Good capture :)
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Zuewaldo Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2011
that is very impressive
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ada06 Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2011
Love the clock and the shot!!
Really nice!!
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Karla-Chan Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Wow i bet that is interesting to see actually. And it is amazing it is that old as well, but i have heard some very cool things about Prague.
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Invierno1505 Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2011  Student General Artist
WOW, just WOW :love: :+fav: Great shot! :D
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Mattoxic Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2011
That is absolutly beautiful! By God, the craftsmanship, the artistic flair! I'm about to nerdgasm...
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x-rain-check-x Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2011
have you seen this video?

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x-rain-check-x Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2011
it's the 600th anniversary light show for this tower
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wooder Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2011
that is incredible!!!!! i really wished i could have been there for that. me and my friend got up at like half 5 in the mornin while we were there to take pics of the places without no crowds. i got to look at the clock when there was no one there. its so breathtaking. thanks for sharing the video with me!
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x-rain-check-x Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2011
isn't it?? aw man my pleasure! and again, great picture! :D
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BlAcK-MoNaRcH13 Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
OAO!
I WAS THERE!!!

I HAS PICTURES OF IT TOO!!!!
but they're not as good as your picture.....
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shootforthemoon13 Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2011
loved everything about it! =)
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feepinc Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2011
Beautiful clock and beautiful capture.
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Lilianaaa Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
amazing shot of Orloj :aww:
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Saroopa Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2011
it looks amazing!
and it still works?
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wooder Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2011
also it would absolutely make my year if someone would buy a print of this, just a small 30p one you know, would be ace! oooo arent i desperate?
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garfieldfan1011 Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2011
Prague is such a beautiful city..... Love the photo! :)
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wooder Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2011
dont forget to look at my other work thanks guys!
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DarkTraveler009 Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2011
Truly Magnificent.
That clock is so amazing.

I only wish I could see it myself up close.
Great shot.
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Milarca Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Hey I was just there a week ago :giggle: Did you go up the tower? It's incredible from up there :D
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wooder Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2011
i didnt no, there is another tower nearby that i went up, great views from there. thanks for commenting!
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Drk-Creature-Lover Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2011
Wow!
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oOoBRIGITAoOo Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
yea when wee were at Prague we waited a half hour to see that bird and there was sooooo..... many people O_____o
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oOoBRIGITAoOo Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I was there! It's amazing and it's very beautiful and interesting
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acontrario Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2011
this is such a gorgeous clock.... i would hang this in my living room, if i could (:
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wooder Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2011
thanks for all your comments! ive got a few other shots of the whole thing i was going to upload. Its really cool, every hour the little golden bird comes out and the sentry at the top tootts a horn and waves, everyone cheers!
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Teryster Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2011  Student General Artist
Great shot! Nice to see something from our small country on the front page! Thanks for that :)
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RoanNna Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Ohhh... It is fantastic! I want to go to Prague...
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fire-breaker Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
I mostly like the skeleton :D
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ANZU-0 Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2011  Student Digital Artist
It's so awesome~ I wish I could see it in real life *O*
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Flexico Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Sure is in good shape for its age! Is it still accurate?
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Teryster Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2011  Student General Artist
It is,since 1410.
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Frantic-Vampire Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2011  Student Photographer
This is a gorgeous clock!! :D
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