Le Puy en Velay is holy and beautiful.
The Chapel of Saint Michel d’Aiguilhe. I was walking around trying to find a good angle for a photograph rather than just appreciating the beauty, and so I blocked out the serenity. I had to make the decision to put my camera away, so that I could enjoy the sight of it, rather than the challenge of contructing an image.
Our Lady blesses the Cathedral:
Kneeling at her feet is Monsignor Joseph de Morlhon, the bishop who arranged her construction.
One may climb up inside her, and indeed see her face from inside.
And- here is the ferry: the lines, angles, shadows, colour I like, though to have someone sitting behind that block, just the legs visible, would have been the detail to make it. The one that got away…