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Altomonte VIII

Chiostro di Santa Maria della Consolazione, Altomonte, Southern Italy. This now houses a museum.

comments (11)

  • Ginnie
  • Netherlands
  • 20 Jun 2011, 07:15
Stunning wide angle, John. This is the kind of cloister I would want to visit.
John Prior: Thanks Ginnie, places like this that are bit off of the usual tourist routes are always great.
  • Chris
  • England
  • 20 Jun 2011, 07:59
A charming courtyard. Love the balcony: it is so Italian!
John Prior: Thanks Chris, yes indeed.
very good natural framing...
John Prior: Thanks Chantal
A feel of gentle decay John
John Prior: Thanks Bill, like this no doubt for many years.
  • vintage
  • Australia
  • 20 Jun 2011, 08:47
Good photo I like the window on the right
John Prior: Thanks Vintage.
I like that you have left the converging verticals John, it really makes the tower seem to loom over the courtyard.
John Prior: Thanks Brian, it helps the drama.
Nicely framed John, just the sort of building I like to wander around.
John Prior: Thanks Les
Great and interesting shot!
John Prior: Thank you Roland
Good architectural photography. regards
John Prior: Cheers Pedro
  • Arash
  • Dubai
  • 22 Jun 2011, 21:04
Nice POV, a difficult location to capture.
Great angle to catch this church and cloisters. I like it!
Have a nice day.

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