1 Sep 2014

Standing in the shadows




I love shooting peonies... With this one I tried a light-painting technique but I am not 100% satisfied with the result. I think my floor is too flexible and it bounces when I move around to light the subject, hence the not perfectly sharp result sigh What do you think?

27 Aug 2014

Florence Cathedral - Detail




Florence cathedral is simply huge! Its exterior is filled with wonderfully decorated details that speak of the Renaissance time when it finally got a properroof but not yet a full facade. This is a detail from one of the side portals.

22 Aug 2014

Baroque square




The beautiful island of SIcily is full of architectural wonders, many of which were built during the Baroque period. Here we are in Siracusa, right on the corner of the cathedral square; on your left is the church that houses a famous Caravaggio's masterpiece.

21 Aug 2014

One day in Paris




Sometimes it is just when you least expect that inspiration strucks. I was on my way to the train station, full with luggage and stress, when I glanced at this scene by one of the side wings of the Louvre palace. It took just a few minutes to fish out my camera and shoot the frame before the scene was full of people. Just the right moment...