"Dom: Study the Outside" Cathedral - Kölner Dom Tip by hquittner

Cathedral - Kölner Dom, Cologne: 190 reviews and 352 photos

  Lower West Front
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  • Lower West Front - Cologne
      Lower West Front
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  • Upper West Front - Cologne
      Upper West Front
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  • SW Door and old figures - Cologne
      SW Door and old figures
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  • South side - Cologne
      South side
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  • Partial view of Apse (East) - Cologne
      Partial view of Apse (East)
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The outside of the Dom is immense. It requires a wide-angle lens (which I forgot) to get the West facade in a single picture. The S. transept door faces a second square where the museums are. It too requires more careful photo technic or time than I possessed. Finally the East apse is full of Gothic pinnacles and other decoration that is best seen from the river or its east bank.

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  • Written Jul 29, 2006
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