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Flambéed skies

Take a sky in Venice:

Add fire,

Flambé the clouds

And enjoy the strawberry glaze

Of a beautiful sunset.

For more vivid skies, please visit: Skywatch.


Venice ... Off the Beaten Path in Cannaregio

If you read my blog, or have traveled along with me on one of our trips here in Italy, you know that when the crowds get heavy, I prefer to turn around and go in the opposite direction. 396 more words

Italy Travel Tips


Thanks to Robin for finding this spot in Cannaregio with a perfect view of the Ponte della Libertà, great for chilling and trainspotting.

Study Abroad

Venetian skies

My daughter and I have just enjoyed five magical days in Venice.

I haven’t had time to sort through my many photos, but I love the skies I managed to captured on my mobile phone. 30 more words


Canal in Black and White

Some photographs are simply better in black and white. I captured this photograph on a peaceful canal in Venice; for me, monotones enhance the feeling of serenity the moment inspired.


A Fish Out of Water (Venezia 83)

Unconsciously following the route that Aurelio Zen takes when returning to his native city, I encountered not the “wedge-shaped campo”, but an altogether differently shaped opening, with an altogether different piece of Venetian building at the other side.   64 more words