Photography

Various photos from my travels


Things to do in Florence that won’t break the bank 13

Add to Flipboard Magazine. Spending any length of time in a big city can become costly. We recently spent a month in Florence and being on a tight budget we needed to find affordable things to do and eat. We were pleasantly surprised to discover many activities that cost next […]

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From Florence to Salerno, an Italian road trip 9

Add to Flipboard Magazine. From Florence to Salerno We’ve been on a few road trips through Italy in the past. We love the freedom and Tim loves to drive. This time we would be heading East, South and then West with our final destination being Salerno where we would drop the car […]


Capturing the Essence of Your Travels Through Photography 17

You may have seen it written in various photography articles and how-to-guides, but how do you exactly capture the essence of your trip through photos? Read on below for tips on how to take travel photo book-ready photos that don’t just attract but also captivate your audience by the stories […]


Beautiful British Columbia

How to beat the winter blues in Beautiful British Columbia 2

Beautiful British Columbia As the temperatures drop and the rains start in beautiful British Columbia, it’s the memory of sunny days and nature that will help us stay positive through the coming winter months.                       Quickie getaway Mountains, water, the […]


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Awesome Italian towns 15

MORE GREAT ITALIAN TOWNS A while back we wrote about great hill towns of Italy, this is a continuation of sorts with five more towns we enjoy visiting and hope that you will add them to your Italian itinerary, if you haven’t already. BOLSENA A short drive from Orvieto is […]


Our Favorite European Bridges 3

Bridges seem to be the focus of many tourist pictures. They attract the camera lens as much as doors and waterfalls. Europe has some of the most beautiful bridges in the world and far too many of them to enumerate here but we thought we’d share some of our favorites. […]


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Behind the shot – National Geographic Traveler cover photo contest 1

One of the better online photo communities out there is National Geographic’s Your Shot. It’s a unique site with 600,000+ members to whom editors assign biweekly photo projects covering topics like “The Pool” and “Bright Ideas in Action.” While it’s best to go out and shoot new material for the assignments, you can also participate by uploading something […]


Great hill towns of Italy

Great hill towns of Italy 16

Italy is packed with picture perfect hill towns that give beautiful views onto their valleys below. Each one offering something unique, whether it be art, a dish or an historic event. We’ve been in Umbria for two months, close to the regions of Lazio and Tuscany, and have had the opportunity […]