Photograph of OVO a light sculpture on the Amstel river, in Amsterdam for the Amsterdam Light Festival

OVO – The Amsterdam Light Festival

Took a chance this past Saturday, and walked up the Amstel river in Amsterdam, to take a look at the Boulevard of Light, an exhibit that is part of this years Amsterdam Light Festival. This is OVO, by far the best of the installations along the Amstel. Worth a visit, with shows …

Photograph of buildings in Venice reflected onto the water of a canal

Venice Reflections #1

As I mentioned in a previous post, during our gondola ride in Venice, David and I started to notice interesting reflections on the water, and as such, photos were made. The interesting thing about getting shots of reflections, is like David said, you just have to keep making them as …

Costumed reveler in white fantastical costume in Venice lit by flash

Venice Carnival #4

As I mentioned in the previous post, I wanted to post one more shot of this performer and costume. I think this one is even more dramatic. I used this image for one of the critiques, and there was a lot of debate about the window on the top right …

Venice Carnival 2012, woman in costume by a canal

Venice Carnival 2012 #1

Last week Sandy and I spent 10 amazing days in Italy. It was my first time in Italy, and I’m sure to go back. The main reason for the trip, was to attend David J. Nightingale’s Venice Carnival Photo Tour which I have been looking forward to for a few months …