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Church of the Holy Trinity, Marcross: Chancel

Posted by
Philip (South Wales, United Kingdom) on 24 November 2009 in Documentary & Street and Portfolio.

The Chancel is the section of the church where the choir used to sit. It is separated from the nave by a step which is quite typical. The altar is usually at the eastern end of the chancel as it is here.

On the left you can see the Reredos. This tapestry normally stands, or is hung, behind the altar. In this case it is on the left due to the low window.

Tomorrow, we will look at the Norman Arch at the entrance to the Chancel.

NIKON D90 1/60 second F/3.5 ISO 200 18 mm

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zahra from shiraz, Iran

very good.

24 Nov 2009 10:07am

Anthony Morgan Lambert from Bielefeld(Old West Wales boy), Germany

Very nice light in this shot.

24 Nov 2009 11:04am

@Anthony Morgan Lambert: Thanks. From memory it was a sunny day and I also used a fill flash.

Marie LC from Voiron, France

nice light

24 Nov 2009 11:06am

@Marie LC: Thanks. 3 windows, sunny day and a fill flash.

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

Very pretty framing and light !

24 Nov 2009 9:10pm

1/60 second
ISO 200
18 mm