Details of the fine twin portal of the “La Basilica Inferiore di San Francesco”, adorned with three beautiful rose windows which were added in the 15th century.

Sony DSC-F707, 9.7 mm, f2, 1/60 sec, ISO 100

Colors of monochrome:

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  • Paul Finnegan
    Paul Finneganalmost 6 years ago

    great capture of the detail and great choice of tone

  • Thanks, Paul – i found your photographs are pretty amazing

    – kuntaldaftary

  • Tim Poitevin
    Tim Poitevinalmost 5 years ago

    Great color tone and beautiful detail. But dare I ask if it’s a little over-sharpened? Still, wonderful capture Kuntal!

  • Thanks, Tim. Yes, there is definitely a sharpening step involved in my post-processing however the same as most of my other photographs.

    – kuntaldaftary

  • Bernadette Watts
    Bernadette Wattsover 4 years ago

    Please consider submitting to the Christian Churches, Statues and Crosses Group

  • cullodenmist
    cullodenmistabout 2 years ago

    Make sure you upload this to the Windows and Doors Group.

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