This is the Central Hall of the Natural History Museum in London. The museum is one of three large museums on Exhibition Road in South Kensington, the others being the Science Museum and the Victoria and Albert Museum.
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snunney (88465) 2014-03-15 4:15
This is an excellent capture of this magnificent interior. Your high vantage point gives a superb overview of the hall and visitors, who offer a good sense of scale. Perfectly exposed with top class colours and clarity. A great piece of photography. Thanks for sharing and have a good weekend.
yquem46 (38750) 2014-03-15 4:43
An excellent quality architecture shot, well alive thanks to the numerous visitors
A bit too high for my screen, I have to scroll my mouse
Best regards, have a nice WE
SnapRJW (31625) 2014-03-15 5:00
Exquisitely detailed and packed with interest from the floor to the arched roof this is wonderful Gosia. My compliments on a job well done. I love this.
Have a good weekend
rbassin (19485) 2014-03-15 5:53
Une mangifique photo, avec une bon point de vue dans l'axe. Et comme résultat une symétrie parfaite.
Ce volume est remarquable, avec une bonne lumière.
Noel_Byrne (26651) 2014-03-15 6:16
this place looks amazing and you have achieved such amazing levels of detail in this capture, no matter how close I zoom in or where, every brick is visible in the finest most intricate detail. That combined with the sheer architectural majesty of the hall itself makes this a really beautiful capture
really nicely done
tulipan7 (750) 2014-03-15 6:22
I love that light is coming from all the different sources and how you handled it... Everything is very sharp and clear and you managed to keep plenty of detail... Looks like a great building and you captured it with a great photo...
Sergiom (65369) 2014-03-15 6:26
Tu as su trouver le point de vue idéal sur cet escalier spectaculaire et sur le hall majestueux. L'ensemble est très symétrique .Le cadrage vertical donne beaucoup d'ampleur et la lumière est parfaitement gérée.Aucune déformation due à la lentille.
PaulVDV (24075) 2014-03-15 6:26
A striking symmetrical image of that centrall hall of the museum. Only the many visitors and some details break this symmetry.
An excellent sharp and wonderful detailed presentation.
Best regards, Paul
arnie (1803) 2014-03-15 6:44
Great symmetrical capture, nice use of the light and good detail.
jurek1951 (42194) 2014-03-15 6:55
ladna perspektywa,wnetrze robi wrazenie,ladna kolorystyka i super ostrosc,pozdrawiam
chrislo (4155) 2014-03-15 7:37
Some buildings retain the lost splendour of former times and they are real jewels of architecture. This museum is the right example and your picture does justice to its true beauty. With its high ceilings, its Romanesque-style and stained-glass windows, it reminds of a church. I like the atmosphere and the way you've composed this image, based on the symmetry of the architecture with a quite artistic result. Your light management is just perfect and there is a great amount of detail in the building. An excellently composed and framed image.
krzychu30 (15510) 2014-03-15 8:11
wnetrze robi niesamowite wrazenie-zarowno swoimi rozmiarami,ale jeszcze bardziej architektura.
Kamienne wnetrze stwarza troche "zimny"charakter tego wnetrza,co natomiast swietnie kontrastuje ze sztucznym oswietleniem,ktore nieco ociepla calosc.
Wyglada jak miejsce,ktore mozna by fotografowac godzinami.
Pozdrawiam i zycze milego weekendu
timecapturer (49288) 2014-03-15 9:15
one of my favourite buildings and places in London. Been here so many times as a boy and man. This beautiful shot does it full justice as it is an immaculate execution and amazing presentation. Love it!
Enjoy the weekend - B.
npecanhuk (69208) 2014-03-15 11:28
Magnificent interior details!
Sharpness, exposure, colors, large vertical format, slim black borders, contrasts, chosen pov and symmetrical composition are all excellent photo qualities that I truly enjoyed!
TFS - congrats,
carlo62 (37340) 2014-03-15 14:23
molto bella questa foto, mi piace come hai inquadrato questa architettura, un'ottima esposizione e un ottimo controllo della profondità.
Sono molto belle le vetrate, mi piace la simmetria delle scale ed è molto piacevole tutto il movimento di persone.
imageme (1790) 2014-03-15 14:59
Hi Gosia, Super high quality of this image of the Central hall in London. Well managed light enable details. I like the symmetric of the interior view. The lights on both sides give the warm feeling to the area. A lot of details from your point of view. Thank for sharing
lousat (81158) 2014-03-15 16:04
Hi Gosia,absolutely great this view from this London museum that i visited many many years ago,great choice of point of view,very professional exposure and fine details everywhere,i like it! Have a nice Sunday and thanks,Luciano
bukitgolfb301 (37350) 2014-03-15 17:14
Hi dear Gosia, how are you? Sorry for my late reply as so busy weekday.
Wow vey stunning and powerful image at all. Thick colortouch is very nice, great synmetrical appraoch.
Great shot and great sense as usual.
All the best and have a good Sunday! TAKERO
Alco (7077) 2014-03-15 20:07
Very nice symmetrical picture of that place.The architecture is fantastic.The details are perfectly well rendered under a well managed light.Very nice colors.Very well done.
Have a nice Sunday.
emka (84305) 2014-03-15 23:53
Witaj Gosi, Fantastyczna prezentacja z muzeum. Wygląeda to jak wnętrze jakiejs katedry, z tymi witrażami łukami. Znakomity kadr,fajna ożywiona atmosfera. Super zdjecie.
jjcordier (78372) 2014-03-15 23:55
Une photo parfaite de ce hall du musée d'histoire naturel. Exposition, cadrage, redressement...tout est impeccable. Tu nous fais là un beau cadeau....alors qu'en cette période, ce devrait être à nous de t'en faire!
mesutilgim (88220) 2014-03-16 1:30
Perfect capture from this famous museum in London.Very good pov and compo as well as light management. I was thinkinh there are no signs of the contens of the museum but than I've noticed the tail of the rhinosaurus at bottom center !!!
TFS and have a nice weekend
Subhogen (4067) 2014-03-16 2:31
Wow! what a fantastic place and an equally top class photo. I just love the balance and symmetry in the composition. The size of the visitors show us how huge this hall is. Superb view of architecture and artwork all over the frame. Excellent photo of rich interiors. Great work, I like it! Apologies for missing this one before. Thanks for sharing.
Corry (4508) 2014-03-16 5:17
Très belle prise de vue du hall de ce musée. La lumière est parfaite et permet de bien voir les détails de l'architecture. Très bonne netteté de l'image. Bien fait.
ourania (35164) 2014-03-16 7:45
the composition and quality of this photo are marvellous, the viewer doesn't only get a description of the grand hall but also the experience of being an observer actually standing at your excellent vantage point. The symmetry, the definition and the depth are amazing and offer so much to the viewer to explore and dwell on. I also love the colours and the atmosphere and enjoy watching the people. Congratulations and thank you!
All the best, have a lovely day,
rychem (26860) 2014-03-16 9:54
Zdjecie jest piekne, fantastyczny widok na ten hol, wypatrzylem fotografow na podescie schodow, zrobilas im zdjecie, a sama bedziesz na ich fotografiach:)
A zdjecie jest swietne
abmdsudi (45748) 2014-03-16 20:52
Love the symmetry, wonderful perspective, depth and pov, it looks an amazing indoor architecture full of good detail and colours. Enjoyed looking at this great work so exquisitely exposed and people presence is always vital for this type of shot showing us the real sale. Very well done shot Congrats, tfs
macjake (60048) 2014-03-17 8:59
anither wonderful photo in your gallery.
everything looks so pristine, and your excellent eye for composition helps with that too.
Love the overall tones and indoor ambiance, esoecially the light through the large windows. Beautiful indoor shot.
Cricri (110295) 2014-03-18 9:58
Une très belle réalisation, top dans le cadrage, la prise des lumières et le POV , excellente
SWEETFREEDOM (23280) 2014-03-23 1:05
perfect simmetry and good p.o.v. excellent sharpness and light management as usual.
ikeharel (61549) 2014-03-23 4:53
A marvelous indoor's scenery of the museum, beautifully taken from the high POV and show from the bottom of the staircase up to the iron beams and glasses of the magnificent ceiling.
Fine photojob done, with people moving around the hall.
jcpix (13730) 2014-03-23 9:08
This sure packs a punch at first sight! A grand, wide open view over the spacious hall, wonderfully composed to include so much of its natural beauty. The detailing is exquisite, so many lines, shapes and patterns for someone like me to thoroughly enjoy...I'm having a great time scanning over every little facet. Love the slight golden tones projected from the artificial lights, accenting the entire scene from top to bottom. A real beauty! Enjoy the rest of the weekend. Take good care.
jemaflor (88237) 2014-03-26 0:05
Well taken this hall, very beautiful presentation with a perfect light management, the good symetrical result and in the center this couple, tfs.
claudeD (34837) 2014-03-28 7:37
Hello Gosia ,
wonderful interior architecture shot from London showing the amazing Central Hall. Excellent symetric composition and fine sharpness.Very well done.TFS.
With regards from Luxembourg
RhodieIke (11742) 2014-03-29 1:23
Wonderful Pov, on to these grand stairs in this fascinating Natural History Museum.
Sharp, well managed light, super colours, lots to see and admire.
Nice one, Tfs,
Didi (58488) 2014-04-03 9:53
Great dominant point of view
Very good lights management
Interesting sharp symetric composition
kathryn_weir (2056) 2014-04-07 20:11
My most favourite building in all of London. You have a wonderful photo here with your elevated viewpoint and superb light management. I like the feel of the bustling activity with all the tourists facing different directions and moving through the shot. A great capture of a great Museum
Thanks for sharing
mjw364 (7516) 2014-04-10 2:17
This is one of my favourite places when I go to London. In fact I really like all the museums you mention in your note. This is a classic composition of the great hall, balanced and symmetrical, which captures the scale and size of this place.
rigoletto (34269) 2014-05-01 6:47
such an attractive interior and very nice photo of it. being at the top floor gave you a truly comprehensive view of the hall. the sharpness (esp. of the stained glass) is incredible for f1.8 and 1/40.
- Copyright: Gosia Siudzinska (siudzi) (34131)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2014-02-14
- Categories: Architecture
- Camera: Olympus OMD EM5, Panasonic 12-35mm f2.8
- Exposure: f/1.8, 1/40 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2014-03-15 3:59