Articles - Architecture

Nave of the Church of All Nations

Featured in this image is the magnificent ceiling and support columns of the nave of the Church of All Nations, which is also known as the Basilica of the Agony. This stunning basilica is located on the Mount of Olives outside the walls of the Old City of Jerusalem. Right outside the basilica is the [ read more ]

The Cenacle on Mount Zion

The Cenacle, also known as the Hall of the Last Supper or the Upper Room, is the site at which Jesus held the Last Supper with his disciples in the days leading up to his arrest and crucifixion. It is located on Mount Zion just outside the walls of the Old City of Jerusalem. We visited [ read more ]

Church of All Nations - Jesus and Judas in the Garden of Gethsemane

During our first visit to the Old City of Jerusalem during our January trip to Israel, we visited numerous sites significant in Christianity. Our first stop was the Church of All Nations, also known as the Basilica of the Agony or the Church of the Agony. This is one of the architectural images I captured [ read more ]

Church of the Loaves and Fishes

We spent the past two days travelling around the north of Israel, visiting the Sea of Galilee, Ramat HaGolan (Golan Heights), and Rosh HaNikra near the Israel-Lebanon border. Yesterday we visited the Church of the Loaves and Fishes, which is located on the north-west shore of the Sea of Galilee in the area where Jesus [ read more ]

Snowy Mountains Landscape Photography Trip

Our friend Dave from Brisbane is down for Christmas this year, and early in the new year we are all heading to the Snowy Mountains for a two-day photography trip. It will be interesting, as I have never been there before, and it will provide the opportunity for some landscape photography.  Most of my 'scape [ read more ]

Africa: Day 6 - From Jo'burg to Cape Town

Our sixth day in Africa began a new chapter of what was a short but intense two-week journey. The day before, we had been in the African bushveld, surrounded by amazing wildlife, some of which we had never seen before. After the conclusion of that trip, we had flown back to civilisation, where the only [ read more ]