St. Fidelis Keeping Watch

© Connie J. Bagot

St. Fidelis Keeping Watch

Uploaded: November 16, 2012


f/11, 1/100th sec, iso 100, 14mm lens, A Stone statue of its patron, St. Fidelis with The Cathedral of the Plains in the background, Victoria, KS.


Katherine Kuhn November 16, 2012

Beautiful, Connie -- the dramatic skies really set off the church! I like how the shapes in your foreground are the inverse of the shapes of the church -- great composition! #1498718

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe November 16, 2012

Love the composition, textures and sky. Beautiful! #10421332

John Connolly November 16, 2012

Fabulous composition and depth Connie! What a super capture! #10421415

Joy Rector November 16, 2012

beautiful shot #10421511

Colette M. Metcalf November 16, 2012

Beautiful image and sky!!! #10421648

Anthony G. Comella November 16, 2012

Presented perfectly, love the textures and the details captured here. #10421788

Stephen Zacker November 16, 2012

The sky really makes this #10421845

Carol L. Fowler November 16, 2012

The stonework is so European! Beautiful capture! #10421973

Leslie McLain level-classic November 16, 2012

Very cool church, Connie. Fantastic capture, details, and perspective. #10422008

Nadia Paul November 17, 2012

Beautifully composed with great detail and topped with a gorgeous sky! Just wonderful Connie! #10422277

Connie J. Bagot November 17, 2012

Thanks all. #10422481

Jeffrey M. Smith November 18, 2012

Not only a very cool shot with the PERFECT PoV, but the focus and DoF are off the charts! I can see how someone might (might) get Dof like this off a point and shoot but to get this kind of DEPTH of FIELD with a Canon DSLR is ABSOLUTELY UNREAL! I am TRULY BLOWN AWAY! Don't think I have EVER (or ever will) see better depth focus than this!
Jeff #10424424

Dayna Cain level-classic November 18, 2012

This is AMAZING Connie! Just AMAZING! #10424596

Connie J. Bagot November 19, 2012

Thanks! #10425151

Ellen Hodges November 19, 2012

Absolutely beautiful in every way, Connie!! #10425453

Jeffrey M. Smith November 19, 2012

Sorry, had to comment again! Everytime I go to your site to look and comment I CANNOT GET OVER the ABSO-BLOODY-LUTELY dead perfect Depth os field on this one! What aperature was lens set at?? #10426070

Connie J. Bagot November 19, 2012

Thanks Ellen. Jeffrey, this was at f/11...the tremendous depth of field is primarily because it is a 14mm lens on a full frame camera. And thank you again for your great comments! #10426083

JO ANN CLEVELAND November 23, 2012

Awesome Connie, such beautiful colors and depth of focus!

jo ann c. #10430261

Connie J. Bagot November 28, 2012

Thanks Jo Ann. #10436551

Carol L. Fowler December 27, 2012

Big Congrats again!!! #10481727

Nadia Paul December 27, 2012

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Connie! #10481870

Ann Coates level-classic December 28, 2012

Brilliant image, congratulations on your finalist. #10481993

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe December 28, 2012

Congrats on a fabulous finalist, Connie. #10482447

Ellen Hodges December 28, 2012

Huge congrats and very best luck with this beauty, Connie!!! Love this image! So cool!! #10483212

Leslie McLain level-classic December 28, 2012

Congrats on a beautiful finalist, Connie. #10483679

Dayna Cain level-classic December 28, 2012

An excellent image! Congrats! #10484443

Stephen Zacker December 28, 2012

Like the depth this has. Congratulations #10484868

Nancy L. Green level-classic December 29, 2012

CONGRATULATIONS Connie on your wonderful finalist, WTG my friend!!! <>< #10487118

Carol Flisak level-addict December 29, 2012

Congratulations on your terrific finailst, Connie! #10488165

Connie J. Bagot December 30, 2012

Thanks everyone. #10489243

Merna L. Nobile January 04, 2013

January is a month of reflection for me, I remember how privileged I was to observe all the outstanding work and beautiful photographs of the past year. For the last time this year, I would be honored to congratulate you for your spectacular work and willingness to share with all of us, Happy New Year, Merna Nobile #10499201

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