Category Archives: Italy

Lens artist’s Photo Challenge #78: Special Spot Shots

Just before we switch to a new prompt, I thought I needed to get a move on and post for Special Spot shots… I’m choosing Lucca, a place where I was enchanted, and the camera loved it: Full of narrow,

Lens artist’s Photo Challenge #78: Special Spot Shots

Just before we switch to a new prompt, I thought I needed to get a move on and post for Special Spot shots… I’m choosing Lucca, a place where I was enchanted, and the camera loved it: Full of narrow,

Mellow light

An image from a trawl through the archives – here we are in Lucca one evening in September over 5 years ago: Linked to January Squares at Becky’s here

Mellow light

An image from a trawl through the archives – here we are in Lucca one evening in September over 5 years ago: Linked to January Squares at Becky’s here

Lens-Artist’s Photo Challenge #48 – Wild

Tina has asked us to show images to illustrate Wild…I have no big game animals, and shall show a few wildflowers Here, at Selinunte, Sicily Next, Maramures, Romania Now, a scene on the Piano Grande, Umbria Linked to Lens-artist’s Photo

Lens-Artist’s Photo Challenge #48 – Wild

Tina has asked us to show images to illustrate Wild…I have no big game animals, and shall show a few wildflowers Here, at Selinunte, Sicily Next, Maramures, Romania Now, a scene on the Piano Grande, Umbria Linked to Lens-artist’s Photo

Weekly Photo Challenge: Falling Water

Linked to Weekly Photo Challenge at Jenn’s here

Weekly Photo Challenge: Falling Water

Linked to Weekly Photo Challenge at Jenn’s here

Thursday’s Special: Pick a Word in March (Y4)

Here we are with another Thursday’s Special from Paula. I have picked three of her words. Interstice: Circuitous – not a straight line, this one, a very twisty, windy, hairpin-bend road (actually this would also do for interstice?)   saubulous

Thursday’s Special: Pick a Word in March (Y4)

Here we are with another Thursday’s Special from Paula. I have picked three of her words. Interstice: Circuitous – not a straight line, this one, a very twisty, windy, hairpin-bend road (actually this would also do for interstice?)   saubulous

Lens-artist’s Photo Challenge #35: Architecture

I was not sure where I was going to go with this one, after seeing Amy’s wonderful images of Macchu Picchu, and then Tina’s images also from ancient worlds of Petra, Ankor Wat and Akko and The Great Wall of

Lens-artist’s Photo Challenge #35: Architecture

I was not sure where I was going to go with this one, after seeing Amy’s wonderful images of Macchu Picchu, and then Tina’s images also from ancient worlds of Petra, Ankor Wat and Akko and The Great Wall of

I remember it as if it were yesterday / 12

I had read of the abandoned town of Craco some years ago now, and  determined to see it when I found out that it was possible to visit. I can still see myself taking these images, walking around this place…and

I remember it as if it were yesterday / 12

I had read of the abandoned town of Craco some years ago now, and  determined to see it when I found out that it was possible to visit. I can still see myself taking these images, walking around this place…and

I remember it as if it were yesterday / 11

I don’t recall where I read about the Piano Grande in Umbria, in the Valnerina. The Valnerina is the eastern region of Umbria, a place of contrasts- high mountains and vast stretches of virtually nothing, so communications are very poor.See here

I remember it as if it were yesterday / 11

I don’t recall where I read about the Piano Grande in Umbria, in the Valnerina. The Valnerina is the eastern region of Umbria, a place of contrasts- high mountains and vast stretches of virtually nothing, so communications are very poor.See here