Bulb lasagna

After my trip to Amsterdam, one of the things that I learned was about the variety of bulbs that I can plant in winter (I planted 4 types of bulbs in December) to see pots full of flowers at the beginning of Spring. For this project: I bought 8 tulip bulbs + 8 crocus +…

Good morning!

It’s Friday! I just wanted to greet everyone a beautiful day!

Flowers…

I dream of the cool and pleasant days of Spring. The violets under a still slumbering pomegranate tree reminds me of a season about to unfold… Nikon D5200, Auto priority mode, ISO Auto I think of new beginnings and new opportunities  to learn more from this life (like being able to use naturally the Manual…

Orchids and Co.

The sunny days in Italy these days made me think of Spring, of cool but pleasant weather and of the colors  this season of the year brings. I think Spring signifies rebirth. After the long and cold winter, the sight of my Camelia Japonica in bloom, the daffodils and crocus just make me face a…

Manual priority mode

It was not easy for me to change from shooting photos in Automatic mode but finally after a time of discerning, I finally started this very interesting hobby called photography  using the Manual priority mode of a DLSR (Digital single-lens reflex) camera. I still have a lot to learn…but I thought that it is not about…

Madonna dell’Angelo, Caorle (VE), Italy

There are days when walking on the beach or just visiting a new place just gives that peaceful feeling of being lucky just to be able to touch, to see, to hear, to smell and to feel the priceless gift that only nature brings… “Flood waters reach the cross symbol during a frightening flood that…

“Bacaro”

One of the things to do when you visit Venice is to eat the so called tasty “Cicchetti” (typical nutritious appetizers that if you eat a lot of these, can be a good alternative for lunch – especially if you want to save time and money) and drink Prosecco (an extraordinary sparkling white wine produced…

Sunday

Is this day the beginning of the week or its last day? Whatever, I’ll just look at color of the sky against the slumbering branches of a tree almost at the end of winter season… The bright and heartwarming color of a Camelia Japonica trying to anticipate Spring… I would savor my luck of finding…

A glimpse of Spring?

It is incredible to see an early morning sky with flaming colors and to hear some birds chirping greeting the new day!

Fog

Today, a chilly foggy morning greeted me making whatever destination almost impossible to see. The humid winter air seeps silently through my skin, awakening half asleep senses as every step brought me nearer to where I must be. Time is the essence of every season and everyday, as I breath deeply and my eyes started…