my soul magnifies the lord
and my spirit rejoices in god my savior
for he has looked with favor on his humble servant
he has come to the help of his servant israel
for he has remembered his promise
the promise he made to abraham and his children

the edge of the courtyard, south of the ochre mansion. toady the courtyard is a small parking lot

saturday, september 28, 2019


– the statue can’t be original to the colonnade
– the intricate light pillars with their copper ornamentation
– the oxidized copper
– the architecturally inconsistent, almost gothic, colonnade

dimension – 1321 x 1526 pixels
resolution – 72 ppi
f-stop (aperture opening) – f/10.0
shutter speed – 1/640
iso – 500

post-production – clone stamped an electrical wire running up the near light pillar; cropped the image to remove AC units and parked cars.

to see 1321 x 1526 original, click on the above image

camera – nikon Ƶ7
lens – nikon 18-300mm f/3.5-5.6G

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