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Dusetos-Holy Trinity Church-altar

Dusetos-Holy Trinity Church-altar

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excellent shot, Tom. i like the clarity here, all very well illuminated.
Tom Wilson: Thanks, Ayush - yes, it is a nicely light and airy church.
Ornate probably covers it Tom....
Tom Wilson: Modestly so by the usual Catholic standards, Frank. smile
I like the blue ribbons...
  • Ray
  • Thailand
  • 13 Nov 2019, 02:18
I like the use of blues and greens, Tom.
Tom Wilson: Yes, I don't know why they were there!
  • Chris
  • England
  • 13 Nov 2019, 06:24
Well tended statuary. I wonder who they represent?
Tom Wilson: Good question! The saints usually represented in churches appear to be Peter and Paul??
It looks like a festivity of sorts was going on while you were there, Tom? I wonder if we'll ever get to Lithuania?!
Tom Wilson: No reason why you shouldn't, Ginnie - daily flights from Amsterdam to Vilnius by KLM!
Une décoration très chargée.
Tom Wilson: Merci, Martine.
  • Astrid
  • Netherlands
  • 13 Nov 2019, 07:47
This is beautiful, Tom. I wonder about the glas "thingies" that are on top of the tall candles. Do they prevent the candle from dripping?
Tom Wilson: Possibly to prevent the flame from blowing out?
  • Lisl
  • England
  • 13 Nov 2019, 07:53
So much to distract, or perhaps to focus the mind, Tom
Tom Wilson: Sunday entertainment smile
All a bit OTT to me Tom
Tom Wilson: Oh, quite modest for a European Catholic Church, Bill. This would probably be regarded as understated!
  • Chad
  • Somewhere in deep space
  • 13 Nov 2019, 08:27
Catholic Churches in England are not called Holy Trinity, or, All Saints. Clearly Catholic here because of the tabernacle.
Tom Wilson: As a happy heathen I'll take your word for it, Chad smile
Nice light to allow us full sight of this altar. I like the simple, small geraniums.
Tom Wilson: Yes, the natural lighting was excellent.
This is beautiful, good photo, Tom
Tom Wilson: Thanks, Roland. I had difficulty in leaving a comment on your site - it seems to want a Capcha response, but I couldn't see that anywhere! I use Safari, so that may be the problem. I tried again today with Chrome but get the message "Merci de votre visite et commentaire, le Captcha est désagréable!!
Comments are moderate, sorry !" But there's no Captcha visible???
  • sherri
  • Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
  • 13 Nov 2019, 16:09
very ornate
Tom Wilson: Wait until you see the close-up of that image!
It is quite different to most churches I have seen.
Tom Wilson: Much more natural light than one usually gets - not much in the way of stained glass, I guess.
The brightness around the altar really makes this different......very ornate smile

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