A view of one of the most famous statues to be found inside Milan Cathedral, San Bartolomeo Flayed.
Standing close to the altar, the statue was created by Marco d'Agrate in 1562. It shows the saint with his flayed skin thrown over his shoulders like a stole.
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jemaflor (103135) 2014-05-23 0:00
Well taken and very pleasant light with this golden tone, well made, tfs.
besnard (57228) 2014-05-23 0:23
Une belle luminosité sur la statue qui la fait paraître toute dorée.
Amitiés et bonne journée.
Royaldevon (43417) 2014-05-23 2:11
I must admit, I have never heard of this statue ... I must be somewhat unrefined or ignorant!
It is a very movingly, sad statue, with its bony feet and legs, even haunting with the shadow climbing the pillar, behind!
The light is just amazing and adds to the mood of the scene.
Sometimes, I wish the size of photographs could be reduced; I do prefer to see the whole shot at one time.
Have a great day,
Nicou (151104) 2014-05-23 2:29
quelle iamge et compo sueprbe quelle statue et compo fantastique ce rendu des tons ocre ce beau socle et le banc de bois sueprbe vue et iamge.
Bravo et amitié
jhm (160057) 2014-05-23 4:25
During a visit must one a lot look for good picture also behind the altar
Excellent composition pleasant to look at.
Your picture is of very high of quality, perfect taken and excellent presentation.
Very well done, TFS.
Have a nice weekend,
Fis2 (106438) 2014-05-23 5:16
I like vertical frame and colors.
Have a nice afternoon
Silvio1953 (153031) 2014-05-23 6:54
Ciao Stephen, lovely composition with beautiful statue, splendid light, excellent clarity and wonderful colors, very well done, my friend, have a good week end, ciao Silvio
photographer_sg (4414) 2014-05-23 7:47
Excellent composition with the statue revealed in perfect clarity and details and great light. The shadow on the wall behind creates a lovely effect and the textures of the walls, the pillars and of course the designs on the lovely floor all make up a very well balanced composition.
Thanks for sharing and have a great weekend.
ikeharel (78343) 2014-05-23 9:43
Good evening Stephen,
A remarkable statue in the cathedral, and unique in style for the 16th century. A fine photo inside the relatively darkened hall, as I remember it.
Details shown beautifully, well managed the scene.
Noel_Byrne (33634) 2014-05-23 11:05
What a macabre subject, I have never seen a statue like this before. It does put across a strong sense of pain and misery, which is of course perfectly understandable! I like where you composed the statue in the scene too, allowing its shadow to be as spooky as the sculpture itself. Fascinating subject, thanks for sharing
Graal (103038) 2014-05-23 11:22
unusual statue. Amazing artistic work and vision of author. Good shot and presentation here.
Have a nice evening.
Cricri (125904) 2014-05-23 11:27
Très belle lumière sur la statue, les moindres détails sont superbement bien rendu, la présentation est excellente
Tigerlily (3379) 2014-05-23 13:03
A wonderful shot. I especially like the shadows.. beautiful light control and colour. Regards,
carlo62 (55004) 2014-05-23 15:27
ottimo scatto, grazie ad una eccellente esposizione, dettagli ottimi.
Bello il gioco di luci e ombre.
pierrefonds (71153) 2014-05-23 17:35
La statue est bien placée dans le cadrage. La prise de vue permet de voir les détails et les couleurs de la statue. La lumière donne de belles teintes aux couleurs de l'image. Bonne soirée.
timecapturer (49288) 2014-05-24 3:10
this is amazing! You have captured this statue perfectly with the light and detailing adding to the impact and effect so compellingly. Awesome!
Enjoy a peaceful weekend - B.
ourania (51079) 2014-05-24 6:07
this representation of the tortured saint is horrifying and eerie, your presentation of the statue within its immediate context is excellent. The special lighting exalts the statue and its position in the cathedral, details are described with great precision. The statue is appalling and mesmerizing at the same time, like some religious art aims to be. The big shadow and the other statue in the background are suggestive elements that enrich the composition. Congratulations and thank you!
All the best, have a great weekend,
Giustiniani (3632) 2014-05-24 7:38
un excellent cadrage et une très belle lumière sur cette statue. Une belle réalisation.
emka (106804) 2014-05-25 3:34
Hello Stephen, Amazing sculpture. It reminds me the object from the exhibition Bodies... that we have now in Warsaw.
Warm regards Malgo
Romano46 (18472) 2014-06-04 10:01
una degli angoli del Duomo di mIlano più fotografati e caratteristici inquadrato con una bella luce e in maniera perfetta.
Buon taglio, ottima nitidezza e colori gestiti molto bene.
Ciao e buona serata
fabianoleite (11971) 2014-12-28 4:17
Perfect framing and light management. All the details in the picture are interesting and artistic. Great use of shadows, too. Excellent work, congratulations!
- Copyright: Stephen Nunney (snunney) (106565)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2014-04-00
- Categories: Artwork
- Camera: Canon EOS 1100D, Canon 18-55mm EF-S f/3.5-5.6 IS
- Exposure: f/8, 1/6 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2014-05-22 23:49