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The Ballroom: Indianapolis Scottish Rite Cathedral

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The Ballroom: Indianapolis Scottish Rite Cathedral
8.0s @ f/20, ISO 100, Nikkor 14-24mm f/2.8 @ 14mm.
The Ballroom is 99 ft.square, 45 ft.high with a balcony 16-1/2 ft. wide on all four sides. It is supported by 15 fluted oak columns. The dancing area is 66 ft. square. Except for the floor, the woodwork, pillars, and paneling are Carpathian white oak; the architecture is Elizabethan. The large chandelier is gilded bronze with crystal beads and pendants. It weighs 2,500 pounds and contains ~200 light bulbs and can be lowered for cleaning.

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Ellen Hodges
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    Wow! What an interesting place and a gorgeous capture, Rona!!! Looks soooo beautiful!!!


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2/4/2012 4:08:50 AM

 
Michael G. Marshall
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A beautiful image, Rona! I lived in Indy for several years and have driven by the cathedral many times. Unfortunately, I never ventured inside. My lost. Magnificent!


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2/4/2012 5:07:54 AM

 
Michelle Alton
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Wow...what a GREAT capture, Rona.


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2/4/2012 5:32:43 AM

 
Monnie Ryan
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I'll echo the WOW on this one, Rona!


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2/4/2012 6:03:37 AM

 
Kathy Salerni
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I'll quadruple the Wow, Rona! Totally beautiful Comp, color, details and symmetry! So well done!


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2/4/2012 6:38:13 PM

 
Terry Cervi
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What a gorgeous room and such a beautiful capture, Rona!! A fave for me! Superb work!


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2/4/2012 8:43:28 PM

 
Leslie McLain
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Beautiful capture, Rona.


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2/6/2012 4:33:11 AM

 
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