Tag: church

Beating back the wings of darkness

Beating back the wings of darkness

This one’s been in the works for a little while now (it’s tough finding consecutive blocks of time in which to edit), but I wanted to get it…
Just plain ethereal

Just plain ethereal

This is what happens when I start working on something before I have a clear idea in my head (which I generally don’t like doing). I’ve never been…
Radiance

Radiance

The scene was idyllic–the setting sun, the greens of the trees and grass, the warm glow of the lights illuminating the soft white of the chapel. Everything came…
La Catedral Barcelona - 2

La Catedral Barcelona

Second only in its fame to Gaudi’s Sagrada Familia, the Catedral de la Santa Cruz y Santa Eulalia is the most impressive Gothic church in Barcelona (and an…

Spiraling Descent

After braving the towers of La Sagrada Familia, it was on to the spiral staircase that was the only way down. It’s a good thing I’m not claustrophobic….

Reaching Towards the Divine

As awe-inspring as the exterior of La Sagrada Basilica may be, the inside blows that all out of the water. Or maybe into the water would be a…

La Sagrada Familia

Though it’s been a work in progress for over a hundred years, La Sagrada Familia has long been one of the most iconic buildings in Barcelona, and was…