Wonderful water

The stretch of sea (about 300 meters) that separates the Pelopopnneso from the wonderful island of Elafonissos, has a depth of a few meters: taking the ferry is like flying over an immense aquamarine crystal.

  • Aperture: ƒ/8
  • Camera: PENTAX K-m
  • Taken: 29 June, 2009
  • Flash fired: no
  • ISO: 100
  • Shutter speed: 1/180s
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    Methoni’s fortress

    The fortress of Methoni, together with that not far of Koroni, were called “The eyes of Venice”, as they controlled the rich naval routes of the spice trade, of the lagoon city.

    • Aperture: ƒ/13
    • Camera: PENTAX K-m
    • Taken: 24 June, 2009
    • Flash fired: no
    • ISO: 100
    • Shutter speed: 1/350s

    Frozen River

    Croatia,river Drava near Belišće town.

    Auditore

    Set on a hill 373 meters above sea level, the town of Auditore stands out against the bulk of Mount Nerone in the distance.

    • Aperture: ƒ/9
    • Camera: PENTAX K-5
    • Taken: 23 June, 2018
    • Exposure bias: -7/10EV
    • Flash fired: no
    • ISO: 100
    • Shutter speed: 1/1000s

    Summer solstice

    The dawn of the summer solstice, the longest day for the northern hemisphere. The sun creates reflections on the water of the Adriatic Sea, behind the Castle of Tavoleto

    • Aperture: ƒ/9
    • Camera: PENTAX K-5
    • Taken: 21 June, 2018
    • Exposure bias: -7/10EV
    • Flash fired: no
    • ISO: 100
    • Shutter speed: 1/250s

    Il lago di Mercatale

    The two countries of Mercatale, and Sassocorvaro (on the hill) are reflected in the calm waters of the artificial lake, created by a dam on the Foglia river.

    • Aperture: ƒ/8
    • Camera: PENTAX K-m
    • Taken: 9 June, 2018
    • Flash fired: no
    • ISO: 100
    • Shutter speed: 1/750s

    Ampthill

    Park clearing the cobwebs

    • Aperture: ƒ/3.2
    • Camera: COOLPIX S3000
    • Taken: 13 June, 2018
    • Flash fired: no
    • ISO: 80
    • Shutter speed: 1/1250s

    Gradara

    The west walls of Gradara Castle, a place that saw the love of Paolo and Francesca, mentioned by Dante in the Divine Comedy.

    • Aperture: ƒ/11
    • Camera: PENTAX K-5
    • Taken: 7 November, 2017
    • Flash fired: no
    • ISO: 200
    • Shutter speed: 1/100s

    Persimmon tree

    A ladder resting on the persimmon tree to collect these sweet autumn fruits.
    A typical image of the Montefeltro hills.

    • Aperture: ƒ/8
    • Camera: PENTAX K-m
    • Taken: 24 October, 2010
    • Flash fired: yes
    • ISO: 100
    • Shutter speed: 1/180s

    Pots

    at Abercastle

    • Aperture: ƒ/3.2
    • Camera: COOLPIX S3000
    • Taken: 26 May, 2018
    • Flash fired: no
    • ISO: 80
    • Shutter speed: 1/400s