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Tag : Cathedral

27 Jun 2014
St. Marys Church / Cathedral in Sun Rays, Kilkenny

St. Mary’s Cathedral Kilkenny

On a recent walk in Kilkenny as the evening was closing in, the rays of the sun and the¬†silhouette of St. Mary’s Cathedral in Kilkenny drew my attention. Using spot metering I was able to place the cathedral so that it was darker than the background and thus also showing the lighting and texture of the clouds. I would have liked to use my ND Grad filters but on a casual walk I had no filter holders with me, just […]

07 Nov 2012
Notre-Dame Basilica, place d'armes, Montreal, Canada - Photo of Notre-Dame Basilica, place d'armes, Montreal

Notre-Dame Basilica, Place d’Armes, Montreal

The Notre-Dame Basilica, is located in Place d’Armes, Montreal, opposite where the photo of the Maisonneuve Monument was taken. Again the area was swarming with tourists so I opted for a long exposure. The shot was taken with the same wide angle Tamron 10-24mm lens. The result, Notre-Dame Basilica, is shown below. The photo is nice but there are certain things I would do differently. I think the exposure is a bit off on the highlights within the church spires […]

28 Sep 2011
Moon Setting behind Westminster House

Pictures of London – Fantastic Photo Location

London is a great place for any photographer with fantastic architecture, a river which enhances anything on the river bank, many weekly events to capture on film and the occasional unusual element or artistic installation. I have put a few photos from a recent trip to London with some of the shots I liked. Urban Fox at Waterloo Bridge, London   Moon Setting behind Westminster House   Westminster House from 300ft (on the London Eye)   London Street View from […]