Drone Swoops Through Monreale Cathedral for a Birds-Eye View

William II offering the Monreale cathedral to Mary

William the Good may have stood in the great cathedral which he commissioned, staring up at the golden mosaics with pride. Today, armchair tourists can view Monreale Cathedral from a perspective that was not possible during William II's reign:  a close-range aerial tour. At the invitation of the Archdiocese of Monreale, videographer Alexander Spinnato has filmed the cathedral's splendid art utilizing a camera mounted to a drone.  The drone entered through the Romanesque bronze doors, … [Read more...]


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