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Sistine chapel

Immerse yourself in the captivating art and architecture of the Sistine Chapel. Discover the iconic frescoes and experience the awe-inspiring beauty of this historic masterpiece.
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The beautiful Sistine Chapel and the frescos that decorate the interior by Michelangelo. Top centre fresco everyone will recognise as Michelangelo's 'The Creation of Adam'. Low light conditions forced me to crank up the ISO, even at F2.0 and ISO 6400 I could only get 1/80 second shutter speed.

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Ingrid Jonkers
Guide To the Michelangelo Frescos in the Sistine Chapel Rome Travel Guide, Italy Travel Guide, Travel Info, Rome Tourist, Italy Trip Planning, Italy Travel Outfit, Rome Vacation, Rome Itinerary, Day Trips From Rome

Here's my guide to Michelangelo's stunning Sistine Chapel frescos. His frescos are the undisputed highlight of a visit to the Vatican Museums. The chapel boasts some of the most famous paintings in the history of art. In this Vatican guide, I unfold and explain the Sistine Chapel. I give you an overview and analysis of Michelangelo's beautiful High Renaissance frescos, so you'll know what you're looking at when you visit.

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Emily Bell
Ceiling Painting, Ceiling Art, Renaissance Aesthetic, Italian Renaissance, Renaissance Image, 7 Arts, Sistine Chapel Ceiling, Giorgio Vasari, Rennaissance Art

Michelangelo - Sistine Chapel, Renaissance, Art: The Sistine Chapel had great symbolic meaning for the papacy as the chief consecrated space in the Vatican, used for great ceremonies such as electing and inaugurating new popes. It already contained distinguished wall paintings, and Michelangelo was asked to add works for the relatively unimportant ceiling. The Twelve Apostles was planned as the theme—ceilings normally showed only individual figures, not dramatic scenes. Traces of this…

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This complete guided tour of Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel allows you to explore the exclusive marble at Vatican City. Vatican Guided tour skip-the-line is included in the Vatican Museum highlights. Head straight to the museum with your expert tour guide to bring these masterpieces to life. Complete Guided Group tour of the Vatican City. Church Aesthetic, Renaissance Aesthetic, Renaissance Art, Vatican Museums, Vatican City, Baroque Architecture, Beautiful Architecture, Architecture Images, Architecture Building

This complete guided tour of Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel allows you to explore the exclusive marble at Vatican City. Vatican Guided tour skip-the-line is included in the Vatican Museum highlights. Head straight to the museum with your expert tour guide to bring these masterpieces to life. Complete Guided Group tour of the Vatican City.

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