Cemetery outing - Albion cemeteries - Oct 30

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Re: Cemetery outing - Albion cemeteries - Oct 30

Postby cbobcat49 » Sun Nov 07, 2010 8:08 am

Kelly, The 4th one in the second set with the finger...is that pointing where the body is? Or were the individual ended up in the afterlife?


I was wondering the same thing. :lol:
BTW, awesome shots everyone.
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Re: Cemetery outing - Albion cemeteries - Oct 30

Postby hobkyl » Sun Nov 07, 2010 9:29 am

Thanks guys. That definately was out of my comfort zone...but it was fun...glad I went too.
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Re: Cemetery outing - Albion cemeteries - Oct 30

Postby Kelly » Sun Nov 07, 2010 11:09 am

Bill_K wrote:Kelly, The 4th one in the second set with the finger...is that pointing where the body is? Or were the individual ended up in the afterlife? :angel: :devildance:


Ha! :) Good question.....! This is the first downward pointing finger I've seen since I've been regularly tramping around cemeteries - and here's what a quick Google tells me:

A hand with the index finger pointing upward symbolizes the hope of heaven, while a hand with the index finger pointing down represents God reaching down for the soul.
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Re: Cemetery outing - Albion cemeteries - Oct 30

Postby Matt » Sun Nov 07, 2010 7:13 pm

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Re: Cemetery outing - Albion cemeteries - Oct 30

Postby HaloGirl » Mon Nov 08, 2010 7:49 am

More great shots, Matt. :)
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Re: Cemetery outing - Albion cemeteries - Oct 30

Postby Matt » Wed Nov 10, 2010 10:41 pm

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Re: Cemetery outing - Albion cemeteries - Oct 30

Postby George » Thu Nov 11, 2010 7:33 am

Nice use of depth of field Matt
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Re: Cemetery outing - Albion cemeteries - Oct 30

Postby ApproachingLight » Fri Nov 12, 2010 12:01 pm

These have great color.

Like #4 the best. I think i would crop out the head stones in the top upper hill cause the "Slice" look of those tombstones seems to offer up some hidden story. Like a small village cemetery suddenly never got used again for some odd reason.
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Re: Cemetery outing - Albion cemeteries - Oct 30

Postby Matt » Fri Nov 12, 2010 10:49 pm

No trees around this one:
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Re: Cemetery outing - Albion cemeteries - Oct 30

Postby Matt » Sun Nov 21, 2010 8:08 pm

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Re: Cemetery outing - Albion cemeteries - Oct 30

Postby HaloGirl » Tue Nov 23, 2010 8:56 am

More cool photos, Matt. :up:
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