Welcome! Fashion, devotion, space, family

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I've been photographing Russian Christmas at the Pokrov Orthodox Cathedral (Melbourne, Australia) for the past 3 years..... Here's a series of 4 photos from this collection - displayed large, trying to convey the immersive feeling of being among the community as they celebrate Christmas in the mid-summer heat, in the beautiful enveloping space of their church:

FASHION, DEVOTION, SPACE, FAMILY
- Photos by Catherine Schieve (2016)

  FASHION - C.Schieve / Pokrov 2016

FASHION - C.Schieve / Pokrov 2016

  DEVOTION - C.Schieve / Pokrov 2016

DEVOTION - C.Schieve / Pokrov 2016

  SPACE -   C.Schieve / Pokrov 2016

SPACE - C.Schieve / Pokrov 2016

  FAMILY -   C.Schieve / Pokrov 2016

FAMILY - C.Schieve / Pokrov 2016

"Thank you" - to the Pokrov Russian Orthodox Cathedral, Melbourne, and its community.