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Church of the Good Shepherd

October 28, 2011 Leave a comment Go to comments

Tekapo Church

The Church of the Good Shepherd (built 1935), on the shores of Lake Tekapo, is a popular wedding venue for couples from all over the world, and is probably the most photographed church in New Zealand.  But that didn’t stop me from taking my own photo!

  1. October 28, 2011 at 7:42 am

    Beautiful moody version…
    and you are right, in this age every photo is already taken, sometimes thousands and millions of times so that shouldnt mean you can not take the shot again but rather taken a unique and personal version of it !

  2. October 30, 2011 at 10:54 am

    You’re absolutely right. Sometimes I feel that there is no new ideas. But, at the end of the day, what is important is how we see our subject, how we feel about it, whether that is the same or different as others. My next post, which is a homage to someone else’s work, is an example…

  3. November 18, 2011 at 3:30 pm

    Very nice use of available light. My eye is drawn easily around the components of your composition. I’ve been there, and this is a beautiful study. Well done!

  4. December 15, 2011 at 11:02 am

    Impressive ! I really like this atmosphere !!

  5. December 16, 2011 at 8:04 am

    Thank you Gary and Mathias. Yes indeed, the church and its surroundings are quite impressive; and the light was just perfect that day.

  6. January 13, 2012 at 12:51 pm

    Breath taking….black and white image and your personal touch adds a special effect!

  7. February 13, 2014 at 12:19 am

    Simply beautiful, awesome picture

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