Archive for the ‘Rome’ Category

light angles


[saying goodbye] Europe in the winter has some very harsh light. The sun doesn’t get very high in the sky and the shadows are long and dark. Italy is on roughly the same parallel as New England, which many people don’t realize. The Mediterranean Sea factors largely in the weather in Italy, keeping it hot […]

Yet another photo taken without looking through the viewfinder. While visiting Rome we wandered over to the Pantheon. It was too dark inside to get any good shots and the sun wasn’t out so there was no dramatic circle of light on the wall from the oculus. After going back outside and trying to avoid […]

sad puppy eyes


This was taken in Piazza Navona in Rome, Italy. I was walking around this fountain when I saw the two men talking. I really really wanted a shot but didn’t want to be obvious so I sat down on a bench across from them. Setting the camera on my lap I hit the shutter and […]

  A man reading at the base of the Pantheon in Roma, Italia. [reading at the Pantheon]

i turisti


   Tourists in front of the Pantheon in Roma, Italia. [turistas]

raining in Roma


  [nuns with umbrellas] Nuns walking in the rain outside St. Peter’s Square in Vatican City.