Chicago Temple Building

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    Church on top of a skyscraper?
    This is reduced by around 60 % - big panorama of stitched verticals again.
    The Chicago Temple building houses the First United Methodist Church, which is Chicago’s oldest congregation.
    The main church occupies the first 3 floors. This top portion has something called the "Chapel in the Sky." The senior pastor lives up there, from what I've been told, and has a private balcony. Very interesting to see this on top of a skyscraper.
    It was the tallest building in Chicago when it opened in 1924, but the Chicago Board of Trade Building was built a tiny bit higher in 1930.

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    ShutterRunner, Wherever I Roam, and 24 other people added this photo to their favorites.

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    1. Seth Oliver Photographic Art 49 months ago | reply

      outstanding work dude...

    2. .brianday 49 months ago | reply

      man, this is awesome.

    3. ...kelly 49 months ago | reply

      excellent, the drama in that dark sky is something else!
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    4. GlixPix 49 months ago | reply

      Spectacular! Incredible!

    5. zman z28 49 months ago | reply

      I posted one from some light painting I did down in the basement tonight. The color looks like crap.

    6. David Gn Photography 49 months ago | reply

      This is one stunning shot and processing job! The lights are awesome! The sky is phenomenal!

      Thanks for letting me know about hdrlabs. I didn't know this cool site existed.

    7. anna anton * 49 months ago | reply

      Love your drama moods :) !

    8. Captain Kimo 49 months ago | reply

      Excellent shot.

    9. okocha1337 49 months ago | reply

      nice shot
      very impressive

    10. deluxe666 49 months ago | reply

      Excellent piece of art! Very dramatic composition.

    11. %^^&Signed Off@#$% [deleted] 49 months ago | reply

      Wow!! This is what they call "Majestic" to the nth level!! Great treatment and lucky pastor I might add.. ;-)

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    12. Artis Momentum 49 months ago | reply

      wow - thats a great shot!

    13. rreedpc 49 months ago | reply

      The sky is interesting. It almost looks as if the clouds are stacked vertically. Nice work.

    14. Billy Currie 49 months ago | reply

      Lovely, very haunting

    15. Ting 婷 49 months ago | reply

      the light and the details are all v good

    16. Mike Lanzetta 49 months ago | reply

      I was just in your fair city Friday. I think I saw this building.

      Stunning capture.

    17. juleehlee 49 months ago | reply

      absolutely gorgeous.

    18. Dimmilan 49 months ago | reply

      Amazing! Space ship?

    19. JoLoLog 49 months ago | reply

      Nice!!! VERY nice! Love the gorgeous shades of blue you got here.

    20. Fototroll 48 months ago | reply

      Great picture.

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