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Orthodox Church of the Holy Spirit

Orthodox Church of the Holy Spirit

This was the main altar. I don't think I've ever seen a church with such marvelous colors before; it was spectacular.

Nikon D700 ,Nikkor AF-S 24-70mm f/2.8G ED
1/125s f/4.0 at 45.0mm iso2500 full exif

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Karen Stuebing18-Aug-2012 22:29
Great point of view on this ornate and colorful church. I love the colors and all the gold. It is breath takingly beautiful. V.
Marisa D.L.15-Aug-2012 18:31
Very interesting details, I had never seen anything green in baroque
William Barletta15-Aug-2012 12:54
I've never seen such brilliant green as the principal color motif. Excellent composition
Walter O. Koenig15-Aug-2012 12:39
What unusual colors. Superb details and nice perspective from this angle."V"
Jim Coffman15-Aug-2012 12:25
Simply beautiful,Helen!
pkocinski15-Aug-2012 12:10
The green is unusual to see around here but this is gorgeous!
Kevin Warren15-Aug-2012 11:03
Wonderful colors indeed! You've framed this image well, very sharp and clean.
burtmann15-Aug-2012 10:21
Beautiful ornate presentation. I love the two tone greens. v
Isabel Cutler15-Aug-2012 10:15
So many of the images you've posted show dedicated workmanship that I would love to know more about the people who produce such fine art.
Colin Storey15-Aug-2012 09:32
Very impressive image of this ornate interior. v
Tom LeRoy15-Aug-2012 08:46
A dazzling shot of the alter. Just lovely colors and contrasts! V
Stephanie15-Aug-2012 08:28
The alter is magnificent! My favorite color combination too! :) VV
Graeme15-Aug-2012 08:20
The colours are amazing, Helen, knocks spots off our church interiors!BV
Lillian Rodriguez15-Aug-2012 07:55
And you captured it in all its splendor! Amazing! V
Milan Vogrin15-Aug-2012 07:51
Beautiful colours. Nice compo too. V!
Martin Lamoon15-Aug-2012 07:08
Magnificent, what more can I say.... V
Range View 15-Aug-2012 07:05
Spectacular colours indeed and such magnificent detail Helen. Wonderful shot. BV.