Category Archives: religious architecture

A Splendid Baroque Cathedral – Past Squares 6

The cathedral of St Peter in Modica was originally built in the 14th century, but completely destroyed by the earthquake of 1693. It was then rebuilt in the baroque style that we see today. Sadly, I never got to see

A Splendid Baroque Cathedral – Past Squares 6

The cathedral of St Peter in Modica was originally built in the 14th century, but completely destroyed by the earthquake of 1693. It was then rebuilt in the baroque style that we see today. Sadly, I never got to see

Life in Colour: Gold (2)

Trawling through my archives, I found some more Sicily Gold. I am very poor at tagging my images, but believe this was the Palatine Chapel in the Norman Palace at Palermo: An incredible place, heres a Wikipedia article : https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cappella_Palatina

Life in Colour: Gold (2)

Trawling through my archives, I found some more Sicily Gold. I am very poor at tagging my images, but believe this was the Palatine Chapel in the Norman Palace at Palermo: An incredible place, heres a Wikipedia article : https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cappella_Palatina

Lens Artists Challenge #164 Look up/Look Down

This week Sofia has asked us to show how we illustrate looking up and looking down. First Look up, outdoors: A….then look down at some shadows Now lets look up at some ceilings: Linked to Lens Artists at Sofia’s here

Lens Artists Challenge #164 Look up/Look Down

This week Sofia has asked us to show how we illustrate looking up and looking down. First Look up, outdoors: A….then look down at some shadows Now lets look up at some ceilings: Linked to Lens Artists at Sofia’s here

Tree Square (26)

A spindly tree shades a bench at the Abbaye de Réau in south central France: Linked to July Squares at Becky’s here

Tree Square (26)

A spindly tree shades a bench at the Abbaye de Réau in south central France: Linked to July Squares at Becky’s here

Tree Square (5)

Trees and a church on Crete…..an old image but I do like it: Linked to July Squares at Becky’s here

Tree Square (5)

Trees and a church on Crete…..an old image but I do like it: Linked to July Squares at Becky’s here

More White

I find myself with rather more white in images than I had thought, so here’s another place where there was white in abundance…the Saxon church of Homerod in Transylvania, Romania: Linked to Life in Colour at Jude’s here

More White

I find myself with rather more white in images than I had thought, so here’s another place where there was white in abundance…the Saxon church of Homerod in Transylvania, Romania: Linked to Life in Colour at Jude’s here