South Arcade

Joy Rector level-classic 12/13/2011 4:19:04 AM

beautiful #1429900

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 12/13/2011 4:34:44 AM

Simply stunning, Christopher!
Wonderfully composed.
LOVE how the colored light bathes the gorgeous scene!
Must seem magical and surreal to be amongst such beauty!
I can't wait to see this some day.
~♥~Lisa #9862648

Bob Cournoyer level-classic 12/13/2011 6:24:46 AM

Great light, dof, comp, ... :-) #9862814

Carol Flisak level-classic 12/13/2011 7:47:08 AM

Stunning image, Christopher... great composition and light. The colors add a wonderfully mystical feeling! #9862936

Nikki McDonald level-classic 12/13/2011 7:47:59 AM

The light and colors are so incredible in this beautiful space -- you just can't go wrong. I particularly love the receding arches down the corridor on the left. #9862938

Renee Doyle level-classic 12/14/2011 12:15:53 AM

They're all favs to me!!! Great pov, exposure and all round brilliant capture Chris!! #9864114

Christopher J. Budny level-classic 12/14/2011 3:56:31 AM

Thanks so much, folks! You all know the cathedral holds a special place in my heart---I doubt I'll ever grow tired of photographing there! #9864381

Ellen Hodges level-classic 12/14/2011 6:02:55 AM

Strictly fabulous capture, Chris!!! #9864632

Christopher J. Budny level-classic 12/14/2011 10:18:25 AM

Thank you, Ellen! #9864974

Robert Jensen level-classic 12/15/2011 12:41:52 PM

Another outstanding image Chris. #9869188

Christopher J. Budny level-classic 12/15/2011 1:38:45 PM

Thank you very much, Robert! #9869323

Gail Vitikacs level-classic 12/16/2011 4:57:16 PM

No one does the cathedral like Chris does!!! Love it! #9872347

Christopher J. Budny level-classic 12/17/2011 5:30:32 AM

Thanks so much, Gail!! #9873624

Leslie McLain level-classic 1/9/2012 5:34:58 PM

Beautiful capture and colors, Chris. #9911422

Christopher J. Budny level-classic 1/10/2012 4:05:00 AM

Thank you, Leslie! #9912093

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Description

I wanted to try a higher perspective on the south arcade, flooded with early morning fall/winter light. My earlier versions are typically near floor level.
Here, the wide angle 10mm in portrait orientation captures the aisle's arches, a niche statue and the tracery carving above the tomb. Also, a glimpse
of other columns and arches in the main nave, plus the triforium level and far north windows.
The column bathed in blue light rising above the dried floral arrangement is the colorful result of the famous "Space Window".
Thanks, Nikki M. for valuable input on the image!

Exif: F Number: 9, ISO: 200, FocalLength: 10.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D

Uploaded on 12/13/2011 4:01:26 AM

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