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Shielded Cross

By lifesnapper  
Hi all, and thank you very much all who voted and left kind comments on my 'Canterbury Tale'.
Today just one image instead of 24 Smile and inside the Cathedral rather that outside.
The Cross is about 10ft from the ground, and the Stain Glass Window in the Bg, about 25ft from the ground.
Hope you like it as much as I do, and I've loads more Canterbury shots to share with you soon.

All the best to all,

John Smile

Tags: General Cross Architecture Shield Canterbury cathedral Stained glass window

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Herge88 11 40 4 England
26 Jul 2012 6:44PM
Lovely light in this John, nice one.

Best Matt

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mikbee 11 3 8 Scotland
26 Jul 2012 6:44PM
Works well with the out of focus window at the back John.
And I am not cross with you that there is only one upload
and not bleeding 24 !!
26 Jul 2012 6:44PM
Superb image and nice dof John
pascalg Plus
10 37 France
26 Jul 2012 6:52PM
pamelajean Plus
12 1.1k 2022 United Kingdom
26 Jul 2012 6:55PM
I've been waiting for the other 23 to loadTongue!
I like the detail of the cross, John, and the symmetry you have achieved against the diffused stained glass window, very attractive.
andylea 9 37 1 United Kingdom
26 Jul 2012 7:27PM
brilliant colour and light john wonderful detail and dof a cracker nice one Wink
RonnieAG Plus
8 154 118 Scotland
26 Jul 2012 7:40PM
I feel you are short changing us today, John: only one 'photie' !!!!!!!
But a very nice one it is, these small local features often making every bit as much a statement as the bigger picture.
saltireblue Plus
8 8.1k 33 Norway
26 Jul 2012 8:23PM
I'll give it 1/24th of a vote John.

Just kidding.Wink Good spot seeing as it was above you.

UrbaneMagick 6 172 1 United Kingdom
26 Jul 2012 8:47PM
beautiful capture & subject!!

Gareth Smile
AnnChown Plus
8 207 1 United Kingdom
26 Jul 2012 8:54PM
I love the symmetry of this and the oof stained glass window. A very pleasing image.
paskinmj 9 11 1 United Kingdom
26 Jul 2012 8:59PM
Brave central composition. Well worked image.
Lillian Plus
8 22 17 United Kingdom
26 Jul 2012 9:28PM
Lovely shot John, and like the dof used too
woolybill1 Plus
11 23 72 United Kingdom
26 Jul 2012 10:10PM
Just one shot to concentrate the mind, eh?
Very well balanced indeed, as symmetrical as is possible. The colour contrast front to back is especially good, the yellow in the central window linking the two planes together.
mrswoolybill Plus
11 1.2k 1929 United Kingdom
26 Jul 2012 10:20PM
Excellent! Contrasting focus, complementary colours, use of light...
Sezz 13 617 15 England
26 Jul 2012 11:24PM
I like the close-up detail John, my kind of image, beautifully done!

Sarah *
CaroleS Plus
8 433 3 United Kingdom
27 Jul 2012 7:30AM
I feel there is something missingWink V1 is brilliant John, focus on the detail and the lovely colours of the window in the background, great comp.
Ray42 10 3 England
27 Jul 2012 7:50AM
Great shot John - do you still have to pay to take pictures in the Cathedral?
Richsr 11 91 223 England
27 Jul 2012 11:09AM
Well worked with this John, good use of the windows to give background interest
Regards Richard

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