Olympiadorf - Olympic Village Munich, 1972 by Kasia-D

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The Olympic Village in Munich was built for the XXth Olympic Summer Games in 1972. Architects. Heinle, Wischer und Partner“.
Protected buildings since 1998 – which can make life hard for those who now own some of the appartments.
It is a mixture of student accommodation – mostly those bungalows in the foreground – and private ownership with around 6,000 residents in approx. 3,500 units. It is one of the popular areas to live in Munich especially for families with young children.

I translated the text from Olympisches Dorf I’m really surpised there is no real English version.

Location: Olympic Village, Munich, Bavaria, Germany. Captured from the Olympic Tower. Captured in 2004.
Camera: Nikon Coolpix 885.
Featured in German Artists
Post-pro: Revisted and processed as part of the Solo Exhibition Cityscape Workshop. Crop, slight straightening. Noise reduction, added vignetting, nostalgic film effect in CS4 with NikCollection. Thank you so much to everyone for ths support and suggestions:-)


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Born in Scotland, at home in Europe, I am a passionate semi-professional photographer with eclectic tastes who loves to travel and capture images of our beautiful world. Check out my gallery or contact me directly for contract work or customization.
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  • Kathie Nichols
    Kathie Nicholsover 1 year ago

    Excellent work Kasia, well done :)))

  • Kathie, thank you so much. I wasn’t really sure in the end. But it is growing on me:-)

    – Kasia-D

  • Guendalyn
    Guendalynover 1 year ago


  • Grazie, Guendalyn!!!

    – Kasia-D

  • paintingsheep
    paintingsheepover 1 year ago


  • Thank you!! I’m always so sceptical when I do any real digital post-pro. Doubly pleased you like it!

    – Kasia-D

  • kostolany244
    kostolany244over 1 year ago

  • Uhu! Danke sehr:-)) vlg Kasia

    – Kasia-D

  • Country  Pursuits
    Country Pursuitsover 1 year ago

    This is superb Kasia. Are you a pilot/cabin crew or something similar?

  • Thank you:-) No, I’m not cabin crew or the like, but there was a spell when I was up in the air a lot, and I must admit I love viewing the world from above. This shot was actually taken from the top of the Olympic Tower. Kind regards across the miles, Kasia

    – Kasia-D

  • Robin King
    Robin Kingabout 1 year ago

    This is wonderful!! What an expanse of beauty!!

  • Robin, thank you! I have several friends who live there.

    – Kasia-D

  • Madalena Lobao-Tello
    Madalena Lobao...3 months ago

    Fantastic capture! Great image!!

  • Mada, thank you. This village is quite a fascinating place with its own culture and village feel in the big city of Munich – I have friends who live there.

    – Kasia-D

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