Ontario winter fun

When talking about winter fun, one thing that comes to my mind is Canada, especially Ontario 🙂 The cold season is long in the North part of North America and having fun is the best thing to do. In the years with a lack of snow for instance, Canadians are unhappy, because they cannot …

Traveling Ontario in January

Traveling Ontario in January can be quite rewording: lots of beautiful places and winter travel photography opportunities. This is a retrospective of our first days of January 2013 trip in the Southern Ontario. I’m talking about the part of Ontario, from Ottawa to the South-West.   We didn’t do this trip with the sole …

Montana white and peaceful winter landscape

In the cold regions of the world, winter is by definition white and peaceful. I had the chance to see and photograph some beautiful winter landscapes last year. Not too many would adventure to cross the northwestern United States during the cold season. However, those who do it even for short distances, will tell …

Chateau Laurier vintage

It is no secret that monochrome photography was the first form of photography. Great classic artists mastered it over time. Black and white, or tones of one color work great with candid, photo-journalistic, street and some documentary photography, but not only. Take a look at some of Ansel Adams work for example. I like …

Open window with geraniums

Travel windows framing photography can create great pictures of subjects like people, flowers, artifacts, landscapes, or just reflections. * Please click on the images for a larger view! This wall of multiple reflecting windows was a beautiful piece of urban art in Bremerhaven, Germany, see my earlier post. As with doors, windows will nicely …

Pigeons of Heidelberg, Germany

It was a slight cold rainy day of February when we visited Heidelberg, Traveling Germany. This is a famous college town in Baden-Württemberg (South-West of Germany). It is considered with good reason one of the most beautiful towns in this country. A great place in the world to be even in a rainy day …

Belize City Harbor Digital Paint

Belize City is an interesting place to visit in Central America. It is also the largest city of the country,  but not the capital. (Belize’s capital is Belmopan) The city is also the gateway to Ambergris Caye and other tropical islands in the Caribbean Sea. This is the reason why the harbor is so …

La Quebrada cliff divers, Acapulco

People of my age might remember the old Holliwood movie featuring La Quebrada Cliff Divers in Acapulco. The 1963 American musical comedy movie “Fun in Acapulco” starring Elvis Presley and Ursula Andress  made this place famous. La Quebrada is a very steep cliff rising out of the Pacific Ocean in the Gulf of Acapulco, …