Some bulbs site lurking on this photo ... but the lady is under renovation!
Albi Cathedral, built from 1282, is the largest brick cathedral in the world, 113 m long, 35m wide. It surprises the visitor who is often compared to a real 'castle'. Monument unparalleled, she asserted her power through a typical style of the Southwest of France, Southern Gothic. Installed on one of the heights of the city, as a base, Albi Cathedral Sainte-Cécile is the witness of the Christian faith after the Cathar heresy. His unique style is enhanced by its interior, a true Christian art museum. It is the only cathedral in Europe whose walls and ceilings are painted entirely on an area covering approximately 18,500 m2.
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Giustiniani (3632) 2014-05-14 14:24
Salut Jean Philippe,
la photo me gène un peu, peut-être la contre-plongée est-elle trop accentuée? L’œil ne sait pas où il doit se poser.
Noel_Byrne (31678) 2014-05-16 13:21
Hi Jean Philippe,
I like this a lot, the angle is steep, but its dizzying too and I like a picture that makes me like I am right there, looking up myself, it places me perfectly in the scene. And what a scene to be placed in, so much detail, artwork and architecture for the eye to explore! I don't think the bulbs are too intrusive either, they are a part of the place, and so its a real shot. There is so much else to see anyway!
Thanks for sharing
benenuts (234) 2014-06-01 3:34
Je suis un peu étonné par cette photo un peu sombre à mon goût. Elle semble à mon avis pas mettre suffisamment l’intérieur de la cathédrale.