The mission of San Ignacio is located near an oasis, which was discovered by Jesuit missionaries in 1716 in the Baja California peninsula. Its construction was initiated in 1738 by the Jesuits and was finished in 1786 by the Dominicans, due to which the Jesuits were expelled from New Spain (Mexico) in 1767.
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jadesgran (5423) 2013-09-20 22:40
A well composed picture ..Unusual architecture but beautiful.I like the stone walling on the left and the inclusion of the bushes with red flowers.
jemaflor (95421) 2013-09-21 0:57
Interesting architecture well taken, good angle, nice coors and perfect sharpness.
Silvio1953 (139961) 2013-09-21 4:04
Ciao Pedro, lovely composition, great on fantastic church, splendid light, excellent clarity and wonderful colors, very well done, my friend, have a good week end, ciao Silvio
elenimavrandoni (0) 2013-09-21 11:14
Pedro, una foto verdaderamente encantadora por su architectura maravillosa, por su color vivo y por su composición muy panoramica.
adramad (44350) 2013-09-22 8:51
Una composicion esplendida, gran recuerdo de la epoca colonial, la fachada es muy bella y la has captado en todo su plenitud, en un bonito dia de sol, los arboles y arbustos con flores, adornan mucho el POV captado.
Muy buena nitidez que nos permite recrearnos en los detalles, la luz está muy bien gestionada.
Un bonito colorido muy natural.
Buena tarde de domingo.
Mis mejores deseos.
rychem (34059) 2013-09-23 9:08
This here is a beautiful architecture with a richness of decorative details, excellent management of light and colors
Fis2 (95543) 2013-09-23 23:47
I like old architecture.
Good frame, colors and light.
mkamionka (35608) 2013-09-24 6:35
lovely mission. I like it nece architecture. It reminds me about the missions which I had a pleasure to see in California, like St Barbara or otehrs.
It is pity that there are these cables in here but it is not your fault. I would consider cutting the left side of the frame may be even turning it into a square frame to focus more on the church. Great well saturated colors,
Very well done,
aloyho (6798) 2013-10-06 23:28
A lovely crisp shot and I find this architecture interesting. The nice blue sky and the spot on exposure really helped to bring out the beauty of this building. Great shot!!
claudeD (37800) 2013-10-15 11:08
Very fine architecture picture from Mexiko showing this very interesting architecture. Very good composition and fine sharpness. Very well done.TFS.
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- Copyright: Pedro Montes (Periko) (4728)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2009-06-19
- Categories: Architecture
- Camera: Nikon D40, AF-S Nikkor 18-55 mm 1:3.5-5.6 G II
- Exposure: f/10.0, 1/320 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2013-09-20 20:53