High Alter of The National Shrine

© Boyd L. Alexander

High Alter of The National Shrine

Uploaded: July 09, 2012


The Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception is the largest Roman Catholic church in the United States and North America, and is one of the ten largest churches in the world.

f16, 1.3sec, ISO 500, PP in PSE 9.

Exif: F Number: 16, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 13/10 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 500, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 10.00 mm, Model: NIKON D90


Gail Vitikacs level-classic July 11, 2012

Beautiful comp and colors....wonderful! #1474360

Tammy Espino July 11, 2012

Gorgeous capture!! We don't have churches like that out here! #10225805

Lynn M. Whitt July 17, 2012

Absolutely gorgeous! I love it. #10233418

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe July 17, 2012

Absolutely gorgeous pov and color, Boyd!!! #10234140

Ann H. Belus level-deluxe July 21, 2012

This is beautiful, Boyd! Where is this church? Having just toured Europe, I have been in and out of many, many churches like this, but have not seen many that measure up to this in the States. #10238837

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