Weekly Photo Challenge: Good Morning

For this week’s Weekly Photo Challenge, ‘Good Morning’ my initial thought was “I haven’t got anything to post”…. then I had a bit more of a think. What makes a good morning?

These days, my mornings are quite mundane, cup of tea to start with, then muesli, yoghurt and apple juice….nothing very photogenic there! My room looks onto the garden, so in spring the magnolia blooms look good, and in the autumn it’s the turn of the smoke bush.

But my best mornings are when I’m away (all too rare these days). I love being out before most of the world has got going, which is becoming more of a challenge for me these days, and only when I’m away!  So here are some morning images from my travels.

First up, the French town of Tarascon in Provence, seen at 7am one April day in 1982….

Tarascon, 7 am, off to the bakers

Tarascon, 7 am, off to the bakers

Next, it’s Angles sur l’Anglin, a delightful village in the Vienne, early one September morning:

Morning mist clearing, Angles sur l'Anglin

Morning mist clearing, Angles sur l’Anglin

And most recently, the morning light at Matera in Basilicata, Italy on the view from just outside our converted cave hotel:

Matera, Sasso Caveoso, early morning

Matera, Sasso Caveoso, early morning

Matera, Gravina in early morning

Matera, Gravina in early morning

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44 comments

  1. Nice selection.Those houses at Matera are fascinating.

  2. Nothing to post? These are great pictures for the challenge!

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  6. frankieandgiuseppe

    Amazing how the scene from 1982 could easily be a scene from a small mediterranean village today. What a timeless image!

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  8. Numero uno – fab little old lady. i can smell the baguette she’s off to buy.

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  10. I like the second one, lovely golden sunrise on the castle and the mist drifting away – classic morning scene.

  11. What a fabulous gallery of morning images! I can imagine why the memory of that morning in Tarascon is still so fresh in your mind.

  12. Wonderful pics!! Light and composition for each are magnificent!

  13. I love the detail and your use of the light in your photos…well done.

  14. Those were beautiful mornings, Sue 🙂

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  16. Lovely morning images from around the world Sue. I also like to get up early when I am on the road to see what the new day will surprise me with

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  19. Simply lovely! The first one is so sweet!

  20. Cave hotel? Sounds like a fascinating place to stay.

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