St Michael's Church, St Albans


Link Posted 07/04/2018 - 17:43
This is in Verulamium, the old Roman part of St Albans, Hertfordshire. I had a wander around the churchyard with an old manual lens - XR Rikenon 1:1.7 50mm (an eBay bargain), on a K-70.

1. Daffodils in the churchyard and the Roman Museum in the background:

2. The church is surrounded by tall trees, so a view in between them:

3. Another view of the church - couldn't get far enough away, so this is a 5-shot vertical pano:

4. One of the gateways from the churchyard:

[ They are camera JPEGs tweaked in PaintShop Pro; also made use of the Nik software for the gateway and Microsoft ICE for the pano.]

Last Edited by MrB on 07/04/2018 - 17:47


Link Posted 07/04/2018 - 18:14
There's life in that old glass yet! I sense a lovely dreamy quality in these images.

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Link Posted 07/04/2018 - 21:15
Nice shots in a very familiar stomping ground.
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Link Posted 08/04/2018 - 17:56
I love the way you employed trees in these compositions, great job


Link Posted 09/04/2018 - 05:22
Loved the composition in the first image.
Kudos to it.
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Link Posted 09/04/2018 - 06:10
Beautiful place. Very nice colorful set!
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Link Posted 09/04/2018 - 11:21
Many thanks to all the above members for all your comments.

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