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The Lonely Church

"Here's the church, and here's the steeple, but open the door....where are the people...?"

The remote countryside in Icelan...
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"Here's the church, and here's the steeple, but open the door....where are the people...?"

The remote countryside in Iceland is dotted with beautiful little churches, many of which were built over 100 years ago. But rarely are they used for regular church services. Most are built in this same style - small, white, and with a red roof and steeple. This particular church has the distinction of being the westernmost church in Europe...so picturesque and with an aura of hope that life will soon return to normal once again...
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Bellatrix_B2
 
Bellatrix_B2 August 10, 2019
Stunning and beautiful composition!!! :)
modelmeemaw Premium
 
modelmeemaw August 12, 2019
I love everything about this!
Martha
NaturesBounty PRO
 
NaturesBounty August 12, 2019
Amazing photo with the bright church and the expansive mutli-colored earth-toned background.
trainwoman PRO
 
trainwoman August 17, 2019
Lovely solitude
nina050 PRO
nina050 August 17, 2019
It was awesome there. That’s where we saw the puffins
nina050 PRO
nina050 August 17, 2019
It was awesome there. That’s where we saw the puffins
DutchTouch PRO+
 
DutchTouch August 19, 2019
Fantastic Image Nina! Light ,comp and all of it!
chuckrickman
 
chuckrickman August 25, 2019
Iceland should use this in a travel brochure. Awesome.
Pamelabole PRO+
 
Pamelabole September 08, 2019
So beautiful...love the colors and use of light!! : )
lizziemellis PRO+
 
lizziemellis September 11, 2019
Wow! that is a lonely church , nice find:-)
GigiJim08 PRO+
 
GigiJim08 October 11, 2019
Congratulations on your Finalist in Image of the month!
texaaronpueschel PRO+
 
texaaronpueschel October 12, 2019
Many good elements of photography here.
MiyoJergen PRO
 
MiyoJergen May 21
Great Photograph , I hope you are going to include it in my challenge this week too , it would fit the theme perfectly , #onacliffedge , stay safe and keep creating , Miyojergen
karensommerslohre PRO+
 
Genius! Very lovely!
anthonymannion PRO+
 
this photo made my day