Chapel of the Holy Cross

© Carolyn McIntosh

Chapel of the Holy Cross

Michelle Alton Student 11/24/2011 12:02:53 PM

Brilliant design harmonizing perfectly with the landscape. Your image is truly beautiful, Carolyn. #1425487

Carolyn McIntosh 11/24/2011 1:09:34 PM

Michelle, thank you so much . . timing is everything . . the sun was just starting to get low in the sky and bathe everything in a warm glow. #9828873

Heather Loewenhardt 11/26/2011 8:54:49 PM

I like the unusual man made structure jumping out of the rock and showcased by the blue sky. This must have been an amazing shot to capture. Happy trails Carolyn. #9832373

Heather Loewenhardt 12/14/2011 3:29:45 PM

Congrats on another wonderful finalist award. This is such a magnificent capture. Good luck. #9865876

Carolyn McIntosh 12/14/2011 6:30:34 PM

Thanks Heather . . . that was one of my magical days. #9866786

Ellen Hodges 12/14/2011 6:35:17 PM

Congrats on a very beautiful finalist, Carolyn! Very best luck!! #9866814

Agnes Fegan 12/14/2011 7:07:54 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful Finalist! #9866988

Sabrina Ryan 12/16/2011 4:19:03 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful Finalist, Carolyn!
We were in Sedona for our Honeymoon, brings back wonderful memories! #9872213

Merna L. Nobile 12/17/2011 4:21:43 PM

What could be more important in life than to know in our hearts that in everything we have tried to do, we have done our very best?
Congratulations for your magnificent contribution for the month of November, 2011.
Merna Nobile
#9874617

John Connolly 12/28/2011 12:14:00 PM

Congratulations on your finalist award here Carolyn! A well captured scene, beautifully presented! #9890364

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Description

Spectacular, striking, and amazing are all adjectives I would use to describe this chapel.

The Chapel was designed by a Catholic woman, artist and sculptor, Margurite Brunswig Staude, to honour her parents and was completed in 1956. It stands between two peaks of red sandstone, and is a stunning addition to the landscape. Its total height is 250 ft and the cross is 90 ft.

It is non-denominational even though it is under the protection of the local Catholic diocese.



Exif: F Number: 14, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/200 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 320, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 60.00 mm, Model: NIKON D700

Uploaded on 11/24/2011 9:08:29 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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