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Barcelona panoramic vista

Barcelona panoramic views – a photo journey

Barcelona panoramic views – a photo journey The gorgeous Barcelona skyline is amazing, you can see so many views of the entire city from any of the hillside parks at Montjuic, or Park Guell and capture complete vistas of the city. It’s such a compact city that you can see every important monument from Sagrada Familia, to the main cathedral in the […]

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Discovering Barcelona - a photo essay

Barcelona’s Gothic District, a photo essay and discovery tour

Barcelona’s Gothic District, a photo essay and discovery tour Sometimes when I’ve just arrived in a new city, I love the initial rush of seeing a new and exciting place for the first time.                                                                            It                                                             is                                          so              exciting      I’m finally here!   I drop my bags, and rush in into the metro station, quickly learn the transport […]

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Flower and nature photography: tips on making your images pop

Flower and nature photography: tips on making your images pop

  Flower and nature photography: tips on making your images pop With spring already here, it’s fun being outdoors and start discovering nature and taking beautiful pictures. As spring flowers start to come out everywhere, it’s easy to take some nice pictures of flowers and gardens, but how do you make your flower photography look […]

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Beautiful Hilo and local celebrations, photo Friday

 Beautiful Hilo and local celebrations, photo Friday   You can’t beat being in Hawaii on a gorgeous day especially when special celebrations happen in towns like Hilo. Hawaii  Beautiful moments and photographic opportunities abound when an event or holiday occurs and everyone dresses up for the occasion. In this case, Lei Day celebrations commemorate the […]

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Lei Day celebrations in Hawaii

   Lei Day celebrations in Hawaii May Day is also called Lei Day in Hawaii, it’s a popular and fun way to cherish someone you love and care for with a beautiful lei, usually hand-made personally from the giver. Leis were used regularly by the early Polynesians and settlers to the Hawaiian islands to honor their gods by twining […]

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Photography tips for travel photography

  Photography tips for travel photography   There are many things to consider with travel photography in taking beautiful photos and capturing those special moments to treasure and share with friends and family.  It’s a constant learning process and changing conditions will challenge the photographer with difficult lighting, composition, distractions and unwanted elements along with many other factors. Following is a general overview […]

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