AVE, The Sassi, Matera, Basilicata, Italy by Andrew Jones

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This abandoned religious site in the haunting Sassi area of Matera was once lovingly cared for.

AVE, The Sassi, Matera, Basilicata, Italy has been featured in the following groups:
The Other Side of Italy 1st April 2010


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AndrewJonesFoto travel, nature and fine art of the human form. Based in The Rower, County Kilkenny, Ireland. Studio work and commissions accepted.
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  • mscott207
    mscott207over 4 years ago

    wow….i’ve looked at this image for several minutes now, both at normal size and in larger view, and i’m astounded by this. this is utterly amazing andrew….everything about it excites my eyes. such incredible detail throughout the entire image. i’m totally blown away by this. bravo…take a bow my friend!

  • Thank Michael, I’m delighted you like this, Matera is full of little unique gems like this.

    – Andrew Jones

  • That should say “thanks”

    – Andrew Jones

  • Trish Threlfall
    Trish Threlfallover 4 years ago

    gorgeous image

  • Your visit and comment are much appreciated Trish.

    – Andrew Jones

  • scallyart
    scallyartover 4 years ago

    Fantastic colours and texture and composition.

  • Thank you, this is a most kind comment. Andrew

    – Andrew Jones

  • terezadelpilar~ art & architecture
    terezadelpilar...over 4 years ago

    fabulous. love these finds:))

  • Thank you so much dear Tereza!

    – Andrew Jones

  • diLuisa Photography
    diLuisa Photog...over 4 years ago

    This is definitely my sort of place, and my sort of photograph!! I LOVE IT!!
    L xx

  • Thank you so much for the feature Luisa, I’m so glad you like this. The Sassi has such a tragic beauty about it and so many things to photograph. Andrew

    – Andrew Jones

  • fauselr
    fauselrover 4 years ago

    very nice

  • Thank you kindly

    – Andrew Jones

  • rocamiadesign
    rocamiadesignabout 3 years ago

    Thank you for adding your work to The Best of RedBubble!

  • TWindDancer
    TWindDancerabout 3 years ago

    Terrific shot! Textures pop beautifully!

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