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Dusted in Snow

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 27 March 2013 in Architecture and Portfolio.

The steeple of Immaculate Conception Church, dusted in snow, rises 158' into the air.

Photo captured February 8, 2013.

NIKON D7000 1/320 second F/9.0 ISO 100 78 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

This is lovely, Steven ... and I like the five little 'soldiers' standing on the corners!

27 Mar 2013 5:57am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Superb - the dusting of snow adds a beautiful delicate touch to the fine architecture.

27 Mar 2013 10:02am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Very beautiful photo !!

27 Mar 2013 10:25am

Mariana Maoduš from Waterloo, Canada

Beautiful steeple framed with snow ;)

27 Mar 2013 10:27am

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

It's a lovely steeple, and the snow realy sets it off. Nicely done, Steven!

27 Mar 2013 11:03am

Carol from Leamington, Canada

I like how the tree branches have that frosty frozen look.... a great lead-in to that church steeple. The snow on the church makes a nice 'special effects.' Beautiful!

27 Mar 2013 11:54am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Beautiful framing

27 Mar 2013 12:29pm

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Immaculate frame too........

27 Mar 2013 1:11pm

tataray from france, France


27 Mar 2013 1:21pm

N.Shoosh from Shiraz, Iran

Great shot!

27 Mar 2013 2:07pm

franz from Baden, Austria

majestically rising above the snowy tree tops ... nicely framed !

27 Mar 2013 2:16pm

Alun from cheshire, United Kingdom

Really nice shot, lovely detail in the tower

27 Mar 2013 6:54pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

I like how the snow really shows off the shapes of the steeple and the branches. Lovely

27 Mar 2013 7:25pm

Francisco Romero from Carbajal de la Legua, Spain

The contrast is excellent and renders the scene magnificently. The composition is very good.

27 Mar 2013 7:59pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

The delicate snow accents the shapes so beautifully ~ fantastic!

27 Mar 2013 8:06pm

maximage from Mase, Switzerland

Beautiful framing and good angle. Well done.

27 Mar 2013 9:00pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Beautiful frame. I love how the bottom has the trees with the snow. Fantastic POV!

27 Mar 2013 9:55pm

Rick from Toronto, Canada

I bet it looks great all year round, but something about this dusting of snow makes it special. Nice shot.

27 Mar 2013 10:30pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

outstanding monochrome!!!

28 Mar 2013 12:26am

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice & so beautiful!

28 Mar 2013 12:27am

Baldwin Vandewalle from Bejuma, Venezuela

Great shot of this beautiful steeple ... the frozen branches in the front are really wonderful !!! Excellent in b/w

28 Mar 2013 12:41am

HARRY OCONNOR from Apex NC, United States

Your processing adds to the icy feel.

28 Mar 2013 1:01am

Abena from Illinois, United States

That sure is poking way up in the sky, fantastic frame !

28 Mar 2013 1:50am

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A beautiful B&W.

28 Mar 2013 2:06am

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Very nice winter shot in b&w.

28 Mar 2013 2:17am

Michael Rawluk from Canada

More of that gorgeous Chicago architecture. Sweet shot.

28 Mar 2013 4:14am

Heinz from Hamm, Germany

Ausgezeichnete Tonwerte in dieser Aufnahme.

28 Mar 2013 3:16pm

MadScientist from Düsseldorf, Germany

Well taken and processed!

29 Mar 2013 11:56am