1980 Photo Contest, Color Picture, Stories, 3rd prize

Fred Ihrt


01 January, 1979

God in Russia: Religious service in The Trinity Lavra of St. Sergius, the most important Russian monastery and spiritual center of the Russian Orthodox Church, located in the town of Zagorsk, which was renamed in 1991 as Sergiyev Posad.

About the photographer

Fred Ihrt

Manfred Ihrt (Pforzheim, 1918-Hamburg, 2005) worked as a press photographer for the German newspaper the Rhein-Neckar-Zeitung between 1948 and 1951. In 1957, he became a staff ph...

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