Caressed

When I was thinking of the name for this post, I considered something literal like “Apples” or “Apples In Florence” (or wherever I found them). But I picked caressed because of the way the light sculpts and wraps around the apples.

03-02-10 The Impossible Dome

This is the inside view of one of the most famous domes in the world. It was designed by Brunelleschi and the exterior dominates the skyline of Florence. The exterior is what every visitor to Florence sees but many don’t take the time to step inside the famous Duomo. The interior is difficult to photograph…

08-12-09 It’s True!

I was in Florence, Italy, the night the Italians beat the French in the World Cup Football Championship. Needless to say, as I tried to sleep, the Italians partied all night long. The next morning I was wandering around looking for photos, as I often do. Around the corner from our hotel entrance, I found…

03-28-09 Reflections of Florence

I was waiting in line to visit the Academia in Florence, Italy. Having nothing better to do, I looked down at a table of sunglasses that a street vendor had put out to lure tourists. And I saw the facades of the buildings and the beautiful morning sky reflected in the lenses. So I took…