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Three Kings' Window / Speculum Window

Posted by
MadScientist (Düsseldorf, Germany) on 23 August 2011 in Art & Design.

These two windows in the space of one tracery are depicting the Epiphany and the Passion events respectively. Both windows were done in the late 15th century and can be found in the choir of Munich's Frauenkirche.

Three images stitched together; not my best work. Especially the upper parts were extremely difficult to capture.

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

A masterpiece all round here . . what an enterprise this is - and that's just the photography !

23 Aug 2011 7:44am

@Ronnie 2¢: I really wished my viewing point would have been better!

Ralf Kesper from Attendorn, Germany

Bis der Aminus-Server das Ding aufgebaut hat, ist´s Frühstückszeit und ich muss auf Schicht *fg*

Geiles Bild! Das warten hat sich gelohnt.

23 Aug 2011 8:35pm

@Ralf Kesper: Hat alles seinen Preis! :-)

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Wow! That is height to the extreme! Great detail in these frames.

24 Aug 2011 1:13am

@Steven: Almost 40 meters!

Christine Walsh from Astoria, NY, United States

Wow! This photo just went on and on! Fantastic!

25 Aug 2011 11:54pm