St Matthew -  Kölner Dom

Uploaded: December 12, 2015 | Entered: December 12, 2015 16:09:46

Description

Late afternoon, low angle winter light, Cologne, Germany

Exif: F Number: 7.1, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/200 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 3200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 105.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Comments

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe December 13, 2015

Wonderful light and capture Mary! #1644861

John Connolly December 13, 2015

A brilliant find and capture Mary! The depth, light and tones are amazing! I think I see a winner here! #11411690

Mary L. Olson level-deluxe December 13, 2015

Thanks, John and Jeff. My sons and I just got back from Germany. The Kolner Dom (Cologne Cathedral) is a don't miss. Just happened on the wonderful light pouring in through the south windows, #11411703

frank w. degenhardt December 14, 2015

That lighting is so exceptional in what it does for the picture and the beautiful look. The fact also that it is of more than one color adds that special touch that makes all pictures great. The two figures stand out beautifully and we get to enjoy the details. Outstanding Mary. #11412218

Emile Abbott level-deluxe December 16, 2015

Exceptional lighting and presentation Mary. #11412803

Guy D. Biechele level-classic December 29, 2015

Wonderful comp and light! Such a striking image. #11417837

Mary L. Olson level-deluxe December 29, 2015

Thanks all. Winter trips to Europe feature short days, but exceptional light. This was shot in late November, when the sun is low in the sky all day and the light pours in through the south-facing windows. #11417841

frank w. degenhardt January 29, 2016

Beautiful work. Congratulations on this being a Staff Favorite. #11428173

Emile Abbott level-deluxe January 30, 2016

Outstanding and congratulations on another fabulous finalist, Mary. #11428584

frank w. degenhardt January 30, 2016

A beautiful Finalist Mary. Congratulations. #11428745

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