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Venice is in corona virus lockdown

Venice, and indeed much of Italy, is a complete corona virus lockdown, so we’re not doing any photo walks or sessions until it’s over. We all hope for the best, but for most of us the most we can do is sit tight and wait it out. Hopefully, it won’t be long before we can […]

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Photo Walks

Vaporetto photography in Venice

The vaporetto is ubiquituos in Venice, and it is very useful both as a subject, prop and location for photography in Venice.

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Locations

Poveglia – urban decay in Venice

Poveglia is an abandoned island in the Venetian lagoon, about 10km south of Venice. The ruins of a hospital closed in 1969 dominates the island.

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Street Photography

High tide photography

High tide is a common event in Venice, and it can make the city even more photogenic. However, photography during and after high tides has its problems.

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Locations

Burano – a photographer’s paradise

Burano is famous for it’s colourful houses, and the multitude and variation in colour makes it a small paradise for the intrepid photographer.

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Venice Events

Carnival time in Venice – the Twelve Marys

Carnival time with photos from the Procession of the Twelve Maries during the Venice Carnival 2019

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Photo Walks

Boats and people – Venice as a harbour

Venice was born as a harbour, and she has always been a harbour. Venice, the Venetians and boats cannot be separated.

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Photo Walks

Garbage collection – Venetian style

Garbage collection in Venice is unique in that it is almost entirely done by hand, door to door.

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Photo Walks

Fog in Venice

Sometimes in autumn and winter Venice becomes enveloped in dense fog, and it becomes a mysterious and haunting place.

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Photo Walks Street Photography

Winter in Venice

Winter in Venice rarely includes snow, but we’ve had a few days with snow recently. It doesn’t happen very often. Last time with lots of snow was in 2012.