Charlemagne, 747-814 AD. Portrait after Albrecht Durer, c 1600. Notice the crown. Hapsburg Treasury, Vienna Austria. These places are uniformly dark, but I was pleased with the quality I got with ISO at 6400. More about the beauty of this classsic city and the challenges of photography on tour. jeffnewcomerphotography.blogspot.com/2011/09/prague-tp-bu...
King Edward III 1327 - 1377 Son of Edward II. Edward came to the throne at the age of 14. He fought many battles against the Scots and the French. Set up the Order of the Garter. The outbreak of bubonic plague, the 'Black Death' in 1348-1350 killed half the population of England.
Kings and Queens Photo: Catherine of Valois
Catherine of Valois was the Queen of Henry V. Her son, Henry VI, became King at 9 months. Queen Catherine then began an elicit relationship with Owen Tudor. They had at least 6 children, many of whom Henry VI legitimized. The WotR began again.