Urbino in the mist

On some autumn days, haze highlights the hillsides near Urbino, highlighting the profile of the city, behind Mount Nerone.

  • Aperture: ƒ/11
  • Camera: PENTAX K-5
  • Taken: 28 December, 2015
  • ISO: 80
  • Shutter speed: 1/1000s

Noble roofs

The whole city of Urbino was built with terracotta bricks, while the covers, including the Palazzo Ducale and the Duomo, with the characteristic “coppi”, which give the classic red color to the noble roofs.

  • Aperture: ƒ/9.5
  • Camera: PENTAX K-m
  • Taken: 13 May, 2010
  • Flash fired: no
  • ISO: 200
  • Shutter speed: 1/1000s
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    Palazzo Ducale of Urbino

    An unconventional view of “torricini” of the Palazzo Ducale of Urbino; a masterpiece of Italian Renaissance building. The first noble palace, of the Montefeltro family, open to the city and not fortified.

  • Aperture: ƒ/9
  • Camera: PENTAX K-5
  • Taken: 3 October, 2015
  • Flash fired: no
  • ISO: 100
  • Shutter speed: 1/400s
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