Cemetery, Saint Mary of the Assumption Cathedral – Chur, Switzerland

Following leaving downtown, I ongoing with the walkthrough of Chur, Switzerland. Shifting southeast and getting elevation, I took place on the most breathtaking cemetery I’ve observed. I never frequently consider pictures in cemeteries, but I felt compelled to seize some visuals below.

These scenes were being upcoming to a church — not the one I showcased a pair of times ago that was St. Martin’s, in accordance to Google Maps. I was way earlier that and continued up cobblestone stairs, narrow roadways, and by way of a residential district.

Saint Mary of the Assumption Cathedral - Chur, Switzerland

Saint Mary of the Assumption Cathedral - Chur, Switzerland

I had attained Saint Mary of the Assumption Cathedral, and the tower’s layout differs substantially from St. Martin’s triangularly-shaped pointy roof.

Cemetery, Saint Mary of the Assumption Cathedral - Chur, Switzerland

You can miscalculation the area for a manicured lawn, except you see headstones along the periphery. Not to be morbid, but it looks like a great spot to be interred for everyday living. Ahead of that happens, it could possibly be even nicer to stay in Chur, the place scenic landscapes and architecture abound.

Cemetary, Saint Mary of the Assumption Cathedral - Chur, Switzerland

Here’s a single far more photo facing the opposite way. It is a cozier spot surrounded by architecture and really flowers. You see a further mountain in the distance, one particular of many bordering the town.

You may well know you can hover more than the photos with a mouse to see the exposure particulars, together with the digicam and lens I employed. I took some of these pictures with an excessive -3ev exposure compensation. That was so I did not blow out the particulars in the clouds. The foreground cemetery appeared almost black right until I lifted the shadows in put up-processing. In the previous, I necessary multiple exposures and HDR techniques to capture dynamic scenes like this. Contemporary cameras and right tactics make it a lot less complicated now.

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Last Update: 03/25/2024