StreetLife in Lisbon as seen from a Tram. A new series starts here today on StreetLife. One very easy way to enjoy street photography is to bag a seat by an open window on one of Lisbon’s traditional wooden trams and snap away. This first one shows our tram driver: These next give a Read more about StreetLife 1: LISBON from a Tram[…]
WALLS MAY HAVE EARS……. ……but…… ……DOORS HAVE EYES. Well, they do in Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter. And they are watching YOU! This first door looks like a very big door indeed. And it has big eyes to match, making it “all the better to see you with, my dear”. Look closely at the two panels Read more about BARCELONA: Where Doors have Eyes![…]
Park Güell: From Private Estate to Public Park Originally planned as a private estate of houses for wealthy families, the construction of Park Güell in Barcelona began in 1900. Eusebi Güell employed Catalan architect Gaudi to draw up the plans. Like all of Gaudi’s creations this park is on the Top Ten List in all Read more about BARCELONA: Textures in Park Güell[…]
iPhoneography in Manchester When we went to Manchester yesterday I had to choose between packing either my camera or a raincoat as both wouldn’t fit into my uncharacteristically smart(ish) little shoulder bag. As this is summer and we are talking MANCHESTER, the raincoat took precedence. And yes, it rained rather a lot! I took these Read more about iPhoneography: Manchester in Monochrome[…]
I hope you’ll agree there are plenty of signs here for this week’s Black & White Photo Challenge :Signs Thanks as always to Cee for her Black & White Challenge.