In response to today’s DPWC: Weight (less)

inside the Jerónimos Monastery in Belem, Portugal


The weight of stone, the weight of ages…I am awed at how humans can sculpt and craft something as heavy and bulky as stone into something airy and lofty!

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7 thoughts on “Weight

  1. It blows my mind that massive, impressive buildings over a certain age went up without the aid of any mechanised, heavy machinery. I just can’t comprehend the logistics or the labour involved. I love the perspective of this. And that window!

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  2. Pingback: WPC: Weightless (Falling Diagonally) | Chris Breebaart Photography / What's (in) the picture?

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