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Choir Practice

By James_C
Hi all,

I have at last had a decent opportunity to go and play with my new camera. A very good friend of mine, who I haven't seen for ages very kindly came down and picked me up and took me to stay with them for a few days. They also took me on to see my sister and brother-in-law in Peterborough where my brother-in-law is the precentor.
This picture is of the visiting choir of St Luke’s Church, Chelsea practicing for the service. They were very good.
I have very slightly tweeked the curves - otherwise this is straight from the camera.

Many thanks for looking.

All the best,


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Voters: malleader, JackieB, PhilT2 and 32 more

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PhilT2 Plus
9 513 29 England
23 Feb 2011 3:54PM
You have captured the atmosphere of the cathedral beautifully

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taggart Plus
15 47 13 United States
23 Feb 2011 3:59PM
So pleasing to see PEOPLE in these magnificent churches-- This is a wonderfully detailed and colorful image!
RogBrown 12 3.1k 10 England
23 Feb 2011 4:06PM
Excellent. Great atmosphere.
mrswoolybill Plus
13 1.7k 2099 United Kingdom
23 Feb 2011 4:17PM
Beautiful image - the magnificent architecture, the concentrated calm of the singers and then the dynamic motion of the choirmaster's hand as focal point (ours and the choir's).
23 Feb 2011 4:54PM
Well photographed..Done well with the exposure..Not too much movement..Regards...John
EAS 10 1 13 Scotland
23 Feb 2011 4:56PM
Superb colours and detail. So pleased to see you back with us and hope your health is improving.

Ray42 11 3 England
24 Feb 2011 7:55AM
An excellent shot - no convergence, crisp and excellent colour - over all a bl**** good shot
Joline Plus
13 30 54 United States
24 Feb 2011 12:37PM
Glad you were out and about.
This is even more beautiful for the choir being present. It adds a depth to the image.
How I would love to attend a service in such a grand church.
24 Feb 2011 5:50PM
Stunning image. Great luminescence, spiritual aura one of the best on EPZ .

Ridgeway 13 222 2 Ireland
1 Mar 2011 12:20AM
Stunning shot,,just waiting to hear them sing now,lol

jeanmarie 10 12 England
11 Mar 2011 1:08AM
this is stunning, the colours and the lighting and atmosphereSmile

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