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Great UlfE 2008-07-30 23:05

Hi Otto,

I really like the way the middle section is highlighted and the symmetry is perfect and the sharpness is very good as well. I am sorry to come back to lighting conditions but this is something that interests me a lot. The central part is unfortunately slightly overexposed. Personally I would have tried to go a little bit nearer in order to limit the darker areas to the left and right and at the bottom or used the flash (the small one on the camera). I think that the sunlight would have been stronger anyway and the reflections from the dark wall would have not too strong. It would only have meant a little more light on the candle-sticks. TFS and have a nice day!

Cheers,

Ulf

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Old 07-31-2008, 06:27 AM
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You make good points, Ulf, and I had thought of that while there (flash), but generally, flash in such places is not allowed, and I am a law-abiding citizien (even if nobody is watching).... At a different time the lighting might have been more even, it's just that at this moment, a bright ray of light hit the very center of the altar. In a way, it was evocative, but the camera's eye is not as good as the human eye to capture this. It just looked awesome...
Thanks for the visit, more to come
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Otto
PS: here is a view of a chalice in the treasury of Melk:
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