Candid photography - Shoe polisher in San Cristobal De Las Casas, Mexico

When I travel I often take candid photography. In fact, it is rare when I don’t. That’s because I think that showing people is a good way to get the sense of a place. You can see this in many of my previous posts. A few evident examples are: the┬á Kuna Vendors in Panama, or …

Feeding dolphins watercolor of liquid

LIQUID – was the theme of a 7 day challenge for fun at Fine Art America, that ended today, and Hey!, I got a Certificate for accomplishing this ­čÖé Oh, the certificate says “7 Day Water Challenge“, but in reality it was about “Liquid” not just water. Anyways, good enough ­čÖé The rule was to …

Swallow's nest Portugal

No Place Like Home is sounds always so good, and I like it, because I feel at home in almost all the┬á places I travel. I also like to take photos of what other people’s homes look like, or places that inspire home to me. I’m proud to say that many of my pictures got …

Morning by the lake

I don’t often go out with my camera early in the morning, but when I occasionally do, I don’t regret it. As a matter of fact, we can obtain a similar type of light whether it is at the sunset or sunrise. However, there is a difference, and the photos will show it. Click on …

Mazatlan paralailing

Mazatlan Mexico brings back to me some of the best memories I ever had as an adult. For me being happy has always been related to the water and beach. That’s because as a child, I was so fortunate to spend many wonderful summer vacations on the shore of the Black Sea, along with my …

closing time

Is it really the closing time? This is an (almost) Wordless image, but I have a few thoughts that I want to attach to it… Back in the normal days this would have been just an inspired black and white shot taken at the end of the program in an European restaurant (Hamburg, Germany). These …

sherbrooke pioneers village nova scotia

When you visit the Sherbrooke pioneer village Nova Scotia you literally travel back in time. This is just one of a few historic live museums in Canada, so interesting to go and explore. I heard about places like this where people live like they did centuries ago. I’ve never seen one though until we visited …

Full moon Twillingate Newfoundland

Life in Newfoundland is simple, peaceful and beautiful. Want a relaxing vacation? Newfoundland is the place to go. But this post is not as much about relaxation, but about the fact that creates it: SIMPLICITY. It is well known that simplicity creates relaxation and we all need this so much these days. I often like …

Walking byt the lake

Do you feel scared by this unnaturally induced “pandemic”? Bad things spread fast, without warning. Let’s try to stay away from them and overcome any fear by positive thoughts. Also: Do not stay inside! While it is may be not good to join crowds, it is an excellent idea to find a place outside, where …