Monday, April 25, 2011

Made in Germany 6


A church during the week in a small village on the Northern isle of Sylt. It's a Protestant church as most of the churches in the Northern part of the country are. The red book is the book of hymns, ready for the next church service on Saturday evening or Sunday morning.

The light was pretty bad when I took this picture, so I worked in Photoshop and added two textures by Kim Klassen, first "Silence" and then "Sweet Treat". It gives the church a welcoming warmth.

If you have anything German to share, please leave a link in the comments and we will come and visit.

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8 comments:

Kay L. Davies said...

I would never have known the light was bad if you hadn't mentioned it. Whatever you did, this looks like a warm and welcoming place. Nice work, Carola.
-- K

Kay, Alberta, Canada
An Unfittie's Guide to Adventurous Travel

Puna said...

I don't have anything German to share but I just wanted to let you know that I love this photo. And I lived in Germany for 3 years, I should have something!

Maria Ontiveros said...

I really like the textures in this.
Rinda

Bleubeard and Elizabeth said...

This photo is gorgeous. It's amazing what you do digitally with your photos. This one is simply wonderful.

And thanks so much for stopping by to wish me a happy birthday. It was very sweet of you. And I hope you had a nice Easter, if you celebrate it.

Ginnie said...

When I first looked at the image, Carola, I saw tabbed filing folders in a drawer. :)

see you there! said...

Interesting layout with the splashes of color against the white. Almost like an abstract painting.

Darla

alexa said...

Fascinating photo! Very artistic ..

Kat Sloma said...

I'm happy to be back home and catching up with your Made in Germany series! I love what the textures did with this image. Just gorgeous!