High Plains Church - Antonito, Colorado Area

© Mike F. Anderson

High Plains Church - Antonito, Colorado Area

Uploaded: March 20, 2019 | Entered: March 20, 2019 07:45:28


I came across this old church structure in a rural area of Southern Colorado. The foundation was well built and I'm sure will stand for a long time to come, as long as nobody tears it down.

Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/250 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 18.00 mm, Model: NIKON D70


Nancy L. Green level-classic March 20, 2019

Wonderful capture of this great find, I love the drama in the sky and the great lighting!! <>< #1722420

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe March 20, 2019

Looks like at one time it was a beautiful church. Great comp. and sky, Mike. #11756155

John Koepfer @PresentPleasures March 20, 2019

Great capture Mike, with wonderful light and the sky adds such an excellent mood!!! #11756162

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic March 20, 2019

Great perspective, textures and sky Mike!,
Amalia #11756181

Teresa Burnett level-deluxe March 20, 2019

What an amazing find and beautiful capture, Mike! So sad it is no longer in use! #11756182

Gail Sullivan level-classic March 21, 2019

Mike... great capture of this stately structure! #11756203

Christine Greenspan level-classic March 21, 2019

Fantastic mood with the dramatic sky and old church. Perfect comp! #11756215

Mike F. Anderson level-classic March 22, 2019

Thanks everyone for your comments! #11756551

Mike F. Anderson level-classic March 22, 2019

Thanks everyone for your comments! #11756552

Chuck Green level-classic March 22, 2019

Nicely done, Mike! <>< #11756570

Jill Odice level-classic March 23, 2019

Wonderful old abandoned structure! I like the atmosphere you have captured Mike! #11756823

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic March 23, 2019

Fabulous composition Mike. Love the dark sky and overall feel of the image. #11756874

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