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13-MAY-2013

Oslo Cathedral, reflecting art (1)

On our last morning in Oslo, we visited the cathedral. Seems like it had been closed when we tried to go before. It was consecrated in 1697 and restored to its original baroque interior in 1950. Oslo Cathedral is the main church for the Church or Norway, Diocese of Oslo, as well as the parish church for downtown.

I donít know exactly what this was, but it was covered with mosaic tiles that reflected the church on one side and projected a light display on the wall from the other. There were also many handles on the sides (which will be the next picture). Very unusual, whatever it was.

Another part of the beautifully painted ceiling, posted earlier:


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Graeme12-Nov-2015 23:19
Very nice artwork.V
Ton T.12-Nov-2015 16:34
Wow this is surprising!! V++
Julie Oldfield11-Nov-2015 16:14
That is stunning! V
MarcViskens11-Nov-2015 07:30
excellent composition
very nice light and reflections
Gill Kopy11-Nov-2015 01:54
This really is different !! The reflections created look a bit like fire (hell???). At that ISO it must have been dark in there - well done ! V
Tom LeRoy10-Nov-2015 16:26
A fine shot of this unique reflecting art, great camera work! V
Ton, Ben & Rob Nagtegaal10-Nov-2015 15:02
Yes this is beautiful Helen, love the reflections. V
Jim Coffman10-Nov-2015 13:15
Wow, awesome image, Helen!
Carol Rollins10-Nov-2015 12:52
What a cool shot!! Great work Helen
Chris Morton10-Nov-2015 12:23
clever stuff
pkocinski10-Nov-2015 12:12
Like the reflections sent out by this "object".
Gerard Koehl10-Nov-2015 10:20
Magnifique. V
Patrick Goossens10-Nov-2015 08:53
You certainly made a fine image of these reflections.
Milan Vogrin10-Nov-2015 08:49
Great pov!V!