Photography 101

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This challenge closed over 6 years ago.

The Challenge

in this challenge, I would like to focus on a religious theme. it doesn’t matter what religion, it just has to be religious. It can be the outside of a church or the inside of a mosque, something architectural and religious

Judging / Voting Criteria

Vote for the image that best conveys the theme,,, good detail, clarity,, lighting,and composition,,,,,

Rewards & Prizes

The winner and runners up plus two honorable mentions will be featured..
Also,, the winners photo will be used as an example for the rest of us learners and will have all the reasons why it was attractive to the voters explained by our resident expert Jim Filmer,,,, to aid us in recognizing a great shot

Additional Information

lead-light windows, spires, knaves, pews, altars, columns, bring em on.
Please remember that this is for photographs only,, not t-shirts or drawings …..any images not following the rules will be removed .. ;-)

Cover Image: St Marys Church, Kirkby Lonsdale by Jadon


The Top Ten

Church of S. Michele Arcangelo by paolo1955

Church of S. Michele Arcangelo by paolo1955 was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 13 votes.

  • Heaven Bound by Barbara Burkhardt
  • Galway Cathedral Night shot by Mark  Attwooll
  • Russian Orthodox Church by Angie Muccillo
  • St. Peters Basilica by shutterjunkie
  • holy light by OTBphotography
  • Stairway to Heaven  by Johanne Brunet
  • Divine light by scottsphotos
  • Fossanova by Roberto  Papa
  • Saint Peter's Cathedral by SD Smart

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