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Fotoeins Friday in Berchtesgadener Land: Ramsau

Deep in the southeast corner of Germany is the picturesque town of Ramsau, about 15 minutes west from Berchtesgaden. Completed in 1512, the town’s St. Sebastian Parish Church provides a human and transitory counterpoint to the much longer geologic timescale of the surrounding Northern Limestone Alps with an age of about 250 million years. It’s no surprise that the visual church-mountain combination is a popular photographic motif.

I made the photo above on 26 May 2018 with a Fujifilm X70 fixed-lens prime and the following settings: 1/1000-sec, f/14, ISO1000, and 18.5mm focal length (28mm full-frame equivalent). This post appears on Fotoeins Fotografie at fotoeins DOT com as https://wp.me/p1BIdT-glI.

4 Responses to “Fotoeins Friday in Berchtesgadener Land: Ramsau”

    • fotoeins

      Hi and thanks! Fortunately, I didn’t have to do too much editing to the photo to keep that beautiful colour. For the waters of the Ramsauer Ache, near proximity to its headwaters means there’s a lot of fine white chalky rock and lots of calcium dissolved in the water. These are the Northern Limestone Alps after all.

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