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Travel December 13, 2019 Venice: photoblog travel – Day 3

Day 3 – 29 Nov 2019, last day in Venice Well this was my last day in Venice; I woke up early in the wonderful hotel in front of San Marco square. It was foggy and cloudy, my idea was to take photos at sunrise with fog on the Canal Grande. I was inspired by Monet’s …

Travel December 8, 2019 Venice: photoblog travel – Day 2

Venice, photoblog travel 29 november 2019, day 2 First day was fantastic, but my second day in Venice was even better. I woke up at 8:00 o’clock AM, weather was mostly cloudy. After breakfast I left the hotel in Rialto moving to another one, in front of the wonderful San Marco square, the view from …

Travel December 1, 2019 Venice: photoblog travel – Day 1

Venice, photoblog travel 28 nov 2019, Day 1 I’ve taken some snapshots with my smartphone post-producing them with snapseed app. This is only a selection of my first day in Venice and it’s not properly street photography  but essentially spontaneous snapshots. I’ve photographed also with my fuji e Ricoh, but probably I’ll post-process and edit …

Street photography November 24, 2019 Last update on Instagram: street photography #7

Latest update on my Instagram street photography: this shot was taken few months ago in Rome with my Ricoh GRIII, it was a sunny day, early morning. I’ve post-processed it using camera raw, silver Efex pro 2 (plugin) and photoshop. I was walking along the street when I’ve seen this women on the other side. She looked …

Book review November 16, 2019 Portraits by Lee Jeffries: book review

Lee Jeffries is a (spiritual) photographer based in Manchester famous for his stunning and strong homeless portraits post-produced in wonderful bw and color versions. In these day I’ve bought his last book: Portraits; it is a collection of his best shoots taken all around the world, from L.A. to Rome, from Manchester to London, from …

Street photography November 11, 2019 Monday snapshots

It’s Monday, back to work, again traffic… Today it’s rainy in Rome. I’ve taken some snapshots using my smartphone this morning. I was inspired by rain and cold, I photographed what inspired and interested me. Enjoy my stream of consciousness. That’s all folks Stay well, have always light in your life Best, F.S Read also: The …

Landscape photography Street photography November 10, 2019 Random photos of the week-end

I’ve taken this shot during 9-10 Nov 2019, a weekend. I was in Umbria (Italy) visiting places of my childhood. As usual I’ve taken random photographs using my smartphone, post-producing directly with snapseed app. I shoot what I like, never asking why and how. I take photos in a sort of stream of cosciousness based on …

Book review Street photography November 4, 2019 Daido Moriyama How I take photographs – book review

Well, I’ve just bought and read the new book Daido Moriyama How I take photographs written by Takeshi Nakamoto, about Daido Moriyama’s snapshots. Essentially this book isn’t only about street photography. The idea behind this project was “to translate on paper” different shooting sessions on the street of the great photographer Daido Moriyama. Here is the official …

Cinema October 31, 2019 The Irishman by Martin Scorsese: personal thoughts

Last week I’ve watched the last movie directed by Martin Scorsese in Rome film festival, The Irishman. The movie was produced by Netflix, it lasts about 3,5 hours. That movie has an awesome cast with Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, Al Pacino and Harvey Keitel; so it is in such way a sort of reunion …

Street photography October 24, 2019 Last update on Instagram: street photography #6

My last street photography update on my Instagram account. This one was taken few months ago, using my Ricoh GRIII. I’ve chosen this frame by a small series of the same scene. I was interested in the hand gesture and I was lucky to have a dark background. Image is simple and the message too. …

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