then i will go to the altar of god
the god of my joy and my youth

introibo ad altare dei
ad deum qui laetificat iuventutem meam

chapel, portsmouth abbey, portsmouth, rhode island

saturday, september 28, 2019


– the wires are lit by a skylight above – the altar and the stain-glass windows behind the choir stalls
– the white marble altar and platform
– the symmetry in the candles
– all the verticals

dimension – 1321 x 1392 pixels
resolution – 72 ppi
f-stop (aperture opening) – f/10.0
shutter speed – 1/30
iso – 25600

the image was taken from the choir-loft at the back of the chapel; the only alteration was to crop the original image to focus on the altar.

to see the 1321 x 1392 original, click on the above image

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

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