An inside view of one of the many beautiful churches in Bologna. I have to confess I don't know the name of this particular one, but it stands close to the Bologna Opera House in the University District.
Bologna is the largest city and capital of Emilia-Romagna Region in Northern Italy. It is the seventh most populous city in Italy, located in the heart of a metropolitan area officially recognized by the Italian government as a città metropolitana of about one million.
The city, the first settlements of which date back to at least 1000 BC, has always been an important urban centre, first under the Etruscans (Velzna/Felsina) and the Celts (Bona), then under the Romans (Bononia), then again in the Middle Ages, as a free municipality. For one century it was the fifth largest European city based on population.
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Subhogen (4065) 2014-01-13 1:14
Nice view of the grand interiors of this Church. The architecture and carvings on the wall are marvelous. The less lighted FG contrasts well the bright BG. excellent clarity and natural colors. Thanks for sharing.
subhendu_bagchi (25404) 2014-01-13 2:34
a nice inside view of the church is here. Like the use of light and the depth of this image. Beautiful colours. Excellent catch. Tfs.
timecapturer (46517) 2014-01-13 3:16
you are a master at interior shots like this. This is another beauty, with superb light management and a real sense of the quiet and tranquillity only places like this can provide. For ISO 2,000 the quality is astonishing.
Enjoy a good week ahead - B.
papagolf21 (84048) 2014-01-13 3:18
Bonjour, cher Stephen,
Belle réussite et surtout très belle présentation intérieure de cet édifice religieux.
Les détails ressortent à merveille.
Excellente gestion de la lumière.
COSTANTINO (52832) 2014-01-13 3:57
spectacular view to this old church
religious peaceful atmosphere
the architecture and the decorations
on the walls are worthseeing
nice clarity and beautiful colors
jurek1951 (40949) 2014-01-13 3:59
a splendid photo with effective composition and attractive details, superb lights and the POV is excellent. Great shot of this interior,
Nicou (118150) 2014-01-13 4:31
quel intérieur d'églsie avec le couer tout éclairé on estz attiré pa rla lumirèe mervielleuse vue et compo avec ces bance cette architectures et décorations sueprbe.
Bravo et amitié
Noel_Byrne (22112) 2014-01-13 4:43
This is a spectacular view, the lights and color here are just perfect to show off this impressive church in all its glory and splendor! The central composition creates impressive symmetry and is I think the best way to showcase it.
Thanks as always
Fis2 (83220) 2014-01-13 5:17
Excellent Frame and colors.
I like it.
Have a nice afternoon
Sergiom (56597) 2014-01-13 5:28
Tu as eu la chance de ne pas être dérangé par les touristes pour prendre cette très belle photo. Tu as toute la travée centrale à ta disposition, ce qui donne de la profondeur à l'image. Tu as très bien géré la lumière.
amaryllis (33778) 2014-01-13 5:33
tous ces intérieurs d'églises italiennes sont magnifiques, avec leur côté baroque, les ornements, les autels et là un bon cadrage avec cette perspective de l'allée centrale
wolf38 (31068) 2014-01-13 8:39
Hello Stephen. I think photos of the interior of the churches are your specialty. Also, today's photo shows wonderful colors and very beautiful artistic details. Also, the text is instructive again. Well done - and good technical quality.
Rgds, Wolfgang. .
ikeharel (54195) 2014-01-13 9:20
Good evening Stephen,
A marvelous interior photo, filled with many art elements all arpound the church's walls, and great outside light collected.
DOF and clarity are extraordinary on photo, rich colors mingle indoor's beautiful;ly.
manrezaei (1837) 2014-01-13 9:47
Excellent interior shot. Very vivid colors, nice framing and excellent composition.
Very well done.
Silvio1953 (118290) 2014-01-13 10:50
Ciao Stephen, great view of fantastic interior, excellent perspective, splendid light and wonderful colors, very well done my friend, ciao Silvio
Graal (95986) 2014-01-13 11:48
beautiful interior of church here. Good symmetric composition and perspective to altar. Nice colors and details. I like it.
Have a nice evening.
npecanhuk (62544) 2014-01-13 16:26
Very beautiful interior!
Very attractive picture!
Sharpness, exposure, colors, horizontal format, chosen pov and composition are all excellent!
TFS - congrats,
trevormoffiet (2860) 2014-01-13 16:44
This is an excellent image of this church interior. The colours and fine details are exquisitely rendered and well balanced. The observable details captured within the shadow areas indicate a perfect exposure.
dkmurphys (47690) 2014-01-13 22:12
Very beautiful interior. In Italy you find a lot of great interiors even the outside architecture may look simple.
Have a good day ahead.
Royaldevon (27585) 2014-01-14 1:04
You really have mastered the technique of interior photography!
The quality of this exposure is quite amazing.
The details are sharp and textures undeniable.
Of course, the composition is symmetrical, which suits the subject. Perfectly.
I thought I had sent this yesterday but for some reason it was not there!
Have a great day,
Cricri (103101) 2014-01-15 4:46
Bonne prise de la lumière de haut en bas, excellent cadrage, détails, peinture et des couleurs bien rendue, belle réalisation
Sonata11 (33203) 2014-01-15 21:10
beautifully this picture has been taken from this church interior . Colors, sharpness, clarity and I like your POV. Perfectly well done. Tfs.
All the best,
Kielia (23013) 2014-01-16 8:38
a very interesting photo! This church interior is really amazing; an imposing proof of human achievement in the service of something greater than us. My compliments!
jhm (136708) 2014-01-17 3:23
I am already big fan of church interiors when I was a child.
We get here a wonderful altar in background with splendid light.
Perspective and depth make these picture wonderful
This is a wonderful picture with a very nice sharpness and colours.
Very well done, TFS.
John_F_Kennedy (42048) 2014-01-17 7:28
Your POV has captured a lot of elements here. Great use of wide perspective too.
siudzi (32829) 2014-01-18 1:48
Very beautiful interior you have visited and photographed. The number of great decorations, paintings and sculptures is impressive. Very well symmetrically composed and executed scene. TFS!
Have a nice weekend!
tedesse (25047) 2014-01-18 10:56
Beautifully you showed a charming interior of the church in Bologna!
Wonderful symmetrical photo in beautiful colors and good sharpness.
pierrefonds (55716) 2014-01-18 16:03
La longueur de l'allée centrale donne de la profondeur à la composition. L'utilisation d'un ISO 2000 et d'une vitesse d'exposition lente permet de voir les détails et les couleurs de L'intérieur de l'église. Cela a aussi un effet spécial sur les couleurs de l'image. Bonne soirée.
emka (75107) 2014-01-18 21:26
beautiful Baroque interior of this Bologna church. Excellent symmetrical composition, nice colours, nice lights. The presence of this lone praying man makes it more interesting.
Warm regrads Malgo
ourania (28368) 2014-02-18 10:15
a very successful symmetrical composition that doesn't make the symmetry look forced. You have placed the perspectives very well in the frame and considered the background carefully, so there's great balance and the view looks natural, interesting and pleasing. We can observe lovely architectural and decorative details, the diffused light and the colours convey an agreeable calmness. Congratulations and thank you!
All the best, have a great evening,
- Copyright: Stephen Nunney (snunney) (80689)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2013-09-00
- Categories: Architecture
- Camera: Canon EOS 1100D, Canon 18-55mm EF-S f/3.5-5.6 IS
- Exposure: f/8, 1/30 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2014-01-12 23:52