The Raphael Loggias in the Hermitage are a copy of the famous Gallery created in the 16th century in the Vatican Palace by the architect Donato Bramante. Its walls and vaults were painted by Raphael's pupils after his sketches and under his supervision. The Hermitage gallery was created at Catherine II's wish.
-Cropped from wider original, lost a little bit of sharpness
-Lens distortion corrected
-RAW white balance applied
-Grains from ISO1600 are visible in dark areas
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parvatibb (1387) 2013-03-14 13:50
arc ve sutunlerin cok duzgun olmasi sinir bozucu...
yine de senin standartlarin icin fazla granli diye laf atabilirim. ama bir sekilde de granler fotografin dokusuna uymus yani yine sinir bozucu...
JFS (32459) 2013-03-15 0:19
I love this shot Deniz, i feel like being there! The auqlity is not very good, probably you applied a treatment on it, anyway, i love it!
ChrisJ (115529) 2013-03-19 1:34
The people add scale and I like the reflections in the polished floor. Good sharpness and superb repetition of the curved ceiling arches. The intricate patterns on the columns at right add interest. Excellent colour and saturation. Tfs!
delpeoples (58576) 2013-03-22 1:05
Merhaba dear Deniz
What a great shot. The off-centre POV is artistic and unique. I like the asymmetrical quality to it. Superb colours and sharpness. The HDR is restrained and very attractive. Nice work, it's a beauty.
Thanks for sharing, have a good weekend
- Copyright: Deniz Taskin (rigoletto) (34279)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2012-08-15
- Categories: Daily Life, Architecture
- Camera: Canon EOS 400D, Sigma 10-20mm F4-5.6 EX DC HSM
- Exposure: f/4.5, 1/500 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2013-03-14 9:48