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The Culture Show Special

Viking Art

The Vikings are famous for their violent raids on Anglo Saxon monasteries, incredible shipbuilding skills and general brutality. Less famous, perhaps, for their artistic talents. Andrew Graham-Dixon explores the intricate artistic splendour of Viking art.

Shot using a C300 in 25p with a selection of Zeiss CP super speed lenses and Canon L series zooms. The church was lit to give a naturalistic look using Kino Flo's and LED light panels.