The ‘Whispering Gallery’ set in the dome of St Paul’s Cathedral is one of it’s principle tourist attractions. The accoustics are remarkable. Setting up in the gallery, early in the morning, and before the public arrived it felt like a vast space, with the onion-shape of the dome above giving glimpses of another balcony far […]
Cathedrals and Churches
Recently I was commissioned to work on an advertising campaign for St Paul’s Cathedral, in London. Although it’s an important religious building, St Pauls is also a place where anyone can escape from the frenzied London atmosphere, find peace and quiet, buy a coffee, climb the dome for amazing views across London, or simply be […]
After the service for ‘new Deacons’ held at Charterhouse School Chapel, Surrey.
A shot of a congregation member at the ‘Peace Event, Guildford Cathedral.
The Old Church in Amsterdam’s red-light district is a massive building with plenty of space and a feeling of tranquility. In one corner was a floor-to-ceiling white curtain forming a spiral shape. This shot was taken looking straight up at the ceiling.
Stave churches are of entirely wooden construction, from the floor to the roof tiles. Norway has some exceptional examples of these churches, one of the most impressive being at Heddal.