HomeDiagramsDatabaseMapsForum
     

Go Back   SkyscraperPage Forum > Photography Forums > My City Photos

Reply

 
Thread Tools Display Modes
     
     
  #1  
Old Posted Jan 12, 2019, 9:15 PM
cityskyscrapers cityskyscrapers is offline
Images of cityscapes
 
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: Netherlands, Europe
Posts: 428
Belgrade / Београд (part 1)

Belgrade (Београд) is the capital and largest city of Serbia in Eastern Europe. The City of Belgrade has a population of 1.2 million. These two threads focus on the brutalist architecture from the socialist Yugoslavia era. All photos taken between 12 and 15 October 2017 with the Sony RX100 (I) compact camera.

1. Belgrade Fort with view on the confluence of the Sava and Danube rivers.


2. Kalemgdan Park is located around the fort.


3.


4. The 'splavovi', floating restaurants and night clubs along the shores of the Danube and Sava rivers.


5. Path along the Danube river.


6.


7.


8.


9.


10.


11.


12.


13. Skadarlija street with its many restaurants and bars.


14.


15.


16.


17. Trg Republike is the main central square of the city.


18. One of the bus stops on the busy thoroughfare Zeleni Venac.


19.


20.


21. Underpass of Terazije street.


22. View of the Ada Bridge from the roof terrace of the modern Rajićeva shopping mall.



25th May sport center
Nowadays this sport center from 1975 along the Danube houses a fitness center and university class rooms.

23.


24.


25.


26.



Rudo complex
The Eastern City Gate (Источна Капија Београда) is a complex of three residential towers from 1976. The concrete is crumbling, danger signs are on the central square.

27. Source: Bing maps.


28.


29.


30.


31.


32.


33.


34.


35.


36.


37.


38.


39.


40.


41.


42.


43.


44.



Miscellaneous

45.


46. One of the entrances to the Belgrade Design District.


47. In the evening the Belgrade Design District is quite desolate.


48.


49.


50. Underpass at Zeleni Venac.


51. Zeleni Venac.



Novi Beograd
The area Novi Beograd (New Belgrade) was planned and constructed into blocks, for example residential block 45. Building of this area started in 1948 and continued into the 70s.

52.


53.


54.


55.


56.


57.


58.


59.


60.


61.


62.


63.


64.


65.


66.


67. Smoke clouds from the many grill takeaways.
__________________
Photo gallery Rotterdam: hoogbouw010.nl

Last edited by cityskyscrapers; Jan 13, 2019 at 10:41 AM.
Reply With Quote
     
     
  #2  
Old Posted Jan 13, 2019, 8:43 PM
Nantais's Avatar
Nantais Nantais is offline
aka GM on SSC
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Nantes, Rezé
Posts: 787
Nice mix of historic districts with brutalist gems !
I love this kind of architecture.
Reply With Quote
     
     
  #3  
Old Posted Jan 17, 2019, 2:37 AM
kcexpress69's Avatar
kcexpress69 kcexpress69 is offline
Out of Myself
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Metro KCMO
Posts: 2,041
Wow some serious brutalism going on here!! Interesting!!
Reply With Quote
     
     
  #4  
Old Posted Jan 18, 2019, 7:33 AM
Groninger's Avatar
Groninger Groninger is offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Tacoma, Washington/ Juneau, Alaska
Posts: 171
Gross.
Reply With Quote
     
     
  #5  
Old Posted Jan 18, 2019, 5:07 PM
Echoes's Avatar
Echoes Echoes is offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Saskatoon, SK
Posts: 3,577
Outstanding.
__________________
SASKATOON PHOTO TOURS
2013: [Part I] [Part II] | [2014] | [2016]
Reply With Quote
     
     
  #6  
Old Posted Feb 14, 2019, 1:25 AM
geomorph's Avatar
geomorph geomorph is offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Newport Beach
Posts: 1,688
Quote:
Originally Posted by cityskyscrapers View Post

44.

Look at these proud beacons! Thank you for the tour of what looks like a complex city's face not lifted up to the tourist brochures.
Reply With Quote
     
     
  #7  
Old Posted Mar 17, 2019, 4:45 AM
mrnyc mrnyc is offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Posts: 5,314
Quote:
Originally Posted by kcexpress69 View Post
Wow some serious brutalism going on here!! Interesting!!

per wiki i see the bank of serbia bldg is an interesting po-mo update on that brutalist history -- its like they said ok if that is our thing then lets run with brutalism.

Reply With Quote
     
     
  #8  
Old Posted Apr 1, 2019, 2:15 AM
gatt's Avatar
gatt gatt is offline
Gatinois et fier
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Gatineau,Québec
Posts: 3,337
i like.
__________________
GATINEAU=280 000

GATINEAU-OTTAWA=1 300 000
gatinopolis.miniville.fr
gatinopolis.miniville.fr/ind
Reply With Quote
     
     
End
 
 
Reply

Go Back   SkyscraperPage Forum > Photography Forums > My City Photos
Forum Jump


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 12:26 PM.

     

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.