Category Archives: religious architecture

One Word a Sunday: Tower

Which of the many towers I have seen to post? This has to be one of my absolute favourites, seen three decades ago in Provence….but I should have adjusted my POV (point of view), because the lamp on the left

One Word a Sunday: Tower

Which of the many towers I have seen to post? This has to be one of my absolute favourites, seen three decades ago in Provence….but I should have adjusted my POV (point of view), because the lamp on the left

Lens-artist’s Photo Challenge #35: Architecture

I was not sure where I was going to go with this one, after seeing Amy’s wonderful images of Macchu Picchu, and then Tina’s images also from ancient worlds of Petra, Ankor Wat and Akko and The Great Wall of

Lens-artist’s Photo Challenge #35: Architecture

I was not sure where I was going to go with this one, after seeing Amy’s wonderful images of Macchu Picchu, and then Tina’s images also from ancient worlds of Petra, Ankor Wat and Akko and The Great Wall of

One Word Sunday: Contrast

What kind of contrast to choose? I wanted to use recent images, not trawl the archive –  so here are two. First, the contrast between a venerable old church and some ugly, new brash graffiti: ….and now for the contrast

One Word Sunday: Contrast

What kind of contrast to choose? I wanted to use recent images, not trawl the archive –  so here are two. First, the contrast between a venerable old church and some ugly, new brash graffiti: ….and now for the contrast

The 1524 cloister of Lamego cathedral

  In my post One / 160 we see a man walking in an old cloister, but don’t see much of the cloister. This was the 1524 cloister at Lamego cathedral. Often, when I have visited such places the light

The 1524 cloister of Lamego cathedral

  In my post One / 160 we see a man walking in an old cloister, but don’t see much of the cloister. This was the 1524 cloister at Lamego cathedral. Often, when I have visited such places the light

Those distant Azulejos at Lamego

In my last post, I referred to some marvellous Azulejos at Our Lady of the Remedies, Lamego, that I missed through infirmity, shall we say. I was determined to get some form of image, so walked a little way up

Those distant Azulejos at Lamego

In my last post, I referred to some marvellous Azulejos at Our Lady of the Remedies, Lamego, that I missed through infirmity, shall we say. I was determined to get some form of image, so walked a little way up

One / 174

A diminutive lone figure strides out amidst monumental stonework and some topiary. An image taken from the terrace of Our Lady of the Remedies, Lemego, Portugal.  I liked the geometry of those stairs and the size of the architecture. Alas,

One / 174

A diminutive lone figure strides out amidst monumental stonework and some topiary. An image taken from the terrace of Our Lady of the Remedies, Lemego, Portugal.  I liked the geometry of those stairs and the size of the architecture. Alas,