Spectacular Sunset Sky (3/3) 04/25/18

Brilliant hues grace horizon over N. Virginia…

Super Sunset Sky (2/3) 04/15/18

Head in clouds over Northern Virginia horizon…

Valentine’s day

Snow on Mount Osteriaccia (Montefeltro) along Provincial Road N° 138, on Valentine’s Day

  • Aperture: ƒ/13
  • Camera: PENTAX K-5
  • Taken: 14 February, 2018
  • Exposure bias: -1EV
  • Flash fired: no
  • ISO: 80
  • Shutter speed: 1/250s

“Sci fi” sunset

Like the black monolite from “2001 Space Odissey”, the profile of the Torre Cotogna contrasts with the clouds at sunset

  • Aperture: ƒ/5.6
  • Camera: PENTAX K-5
  • Taken: 22 December, 2017
  • Flash fired: no
  • ISO: 400
  • Shutter speed: 1/1000s

Full Moon in San Marino

Panorama of Adriatic Riviera from the rocca Guaita in San Marino, with full moon

  • Aperture: ƒ/3.5
  • Camera: PENTAX K-5
  • Taken: 1 January, 2018
  • Flash fired: no
  • ISO: 3200
  • Shutter speed: 1/8s

Tonight’s sunset with colorful clouds (USA)

Sunset with colorful clouds over horizon of Reston Town Center, Northern Virginia (outside Washington, DC)…

Sunset sky with pink clouds

Tonight’s sunset sky featuring plentiful pink clouds. Snapped Washington, DC-area.

Ladies view

Ladies view in Killarney National Park, Ireland.

  • Aperture: ƒ/22
  • Camera: NIKON D750
  • Taken: 21 May, 2017
  • Exposure bias: +5EV
  • Flash fired: no
  • ISO: 100
  • Shutter speed: 6.5s

Ross Castle reflections

Ross Castle and the surrounding National Park in Killarney, Ireland is truly a photographers dream place to visit.

  • Aperture: ƒ/3.5
  • Camera: NIKON D750
  • Taken: 30 April, 2017
  • Exposure bias: -2/6EV
  • Flash fired: no
  • ISO: 100
  • Shutter speed: 1/1250s


This is the country of Sassocorvaro, in the Marche. In the undergrounds of its Ubaldinesque Fortress, during the Second World War, 10,000 masterpieces of Italian art by the greatest artists, were hidden and saved, including Giorgione’s “La Tempesta”

  • Aperture: ƒ/14
  • Camera: PENTAX K-5
  • Taken: 19 May, 2013
  • Exposure bias: -2EV
  • Flash fired: no
  • ISO: 100
  • Shutter speed: 1/400s
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