Nikon D80, Nikkor AF-s DX ED 18-200mmVR lens at f3.5, 0.62sec, ISO 200, 18mm, TriPod with cable release, VR off.

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Historic St. Mary’s RC Church, Albany NY founded in 1797 and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places

*Featured: ’All About New York State" – January, 2012.

John has had a camera in front of his face for the better part of 60 years and will continue until he gets it right! Please respect the applicable domestic and international copyrights…. Enjoy, purchase or save if you like, but no publication, any media, without written permission.

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  • Colin J Williams Photography
    Colin J Willia...almost 3 years ago

    This is superb work !! – Colin

  • Colin, thank you so much… appreciated!!

    – John Schneider

  • Steven  Agius
    Steven Agiusalmost 3 years ago

    Excellent capture John.

  • Steven, thank you for your kind comment and the favorite! Happy New Year!!

    – John Schneider

  • barkeypf
    barkeypfalmost 3 years ago

    Got this one dead on John.

  • Thank you, Paul! This is one of my favorite churches, reminds me of the Catholic churches, growing up, in Brooklyn and Queens…. very ornate, lots of gold leaf!.

    – John Schneider

  • Evelina Kremsdorf
    Evelina Kremsdorfalmost 3 years ago

  • Evelina, thank you so much for this honor and recognition…. Happy New Year!

    – John Schneider

  • WildBillPho
    WildBillPhoalmost 3 years ago

    Wow! Awesome work John! I thought this was done with HDR…looks great large!

  • Bill, thank you… Your comments are always welcome and appreciated!! Happy New Year!!

    – John Schneider

  • Peter Doré
    Peter Doréalmost 3 years ago

  • Peter, you are most welcome! Thank you for accepting this into the group!!

    – John Schneider

  • Betty Maxey
    Betty Maxeyalmost 3 years ago

    What a fantastic capture. Such a beautiful place! Perfect lighting!!

  • Betty, thank you for your kind comment and the favorite… both appreciated! Thisi is sometimes referred to as the “Wedding Church”

    – John Schneider

  • Steve Mezardjian
    Steve Mezardjianalmost 3 years ago

    John, What a stunning shot my friend! Is this your church?

  • Thanks, Steve! No not our parish, but it out shines all the others!!

    – John Schneider

  • terezadelpilar~ art & architecture
    terezadelpilar...over 2 years ago

    Sooooo fabulous John!

  • Thank you so much for the wonderful comment and favorite… Appreciated!!

    – John Schneider

  • lorilee
    lorileeover 2 years ago


  • thank you so much for your kind comment… appreciated!

    – John Schneider

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