Father

Because everyday I celebrate his life.

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Candid

It has been a while since I shot some candid portraits and I do miss doing it. I hadn’t yet though, shared this one from October last year. Of course, you can notice that this elegant woman is not dressed for European summer. Even if today in Amsterdam we had a max temperature of 21C. […]

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Losa

My brother Adriano said that I was born with her personality (and temper). The latter is not entirely true as my father surely left his DNA marks on my temper…. Meet aunt Losa. Proud to be her clone. 😉 She will say that these photos are not looking good, although she’s beautiful. Don’t you agree?

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Ninety Two 

This is my beloved aunt Melania.  Personified beauty inside out.  Strong willed, affectionate, determined and resilient; an example to the new generations of our family.  She raised alone a family of seven.  She was the first elected woman in her city counsel and served her constituents for three mandates.  She has been a businesswoman until […]

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Imagecraft Bootcamp: Low-Key

This week’s challenge is Low-Key images, for the Imagecraft Bootcamp hosted by Mitch Zeissler at Exploratorius and this site. Last week I practiced High-Key and enjoyed it. High key sounded easier, for I have experimented with it for a while, just because I like dramatic photos. But I haven’t yet dared to go all the […]

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Connected in Many Ways

In this week’s photo challenge, Ben Huberman asks “to share a photo, a gallery, or a mesh of what being connected means to you. You may choose to focus on one of the verb’s meanings or on several, and you can go literal or figurative, abstract or explicit: whatever you see fit.” I chose a few […]

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The Quest for Inspiration

When I saw that Inspiration was the theme of WP Weekly  Photo Challenge, I decided to sleep over it before searching for images. What is inspiration? Beyond definitions of dictionaries, what does this word tell me individually? Having narrowed down my definition of inspiration, as the strong force that touches me deeply, and compels me to do the […]

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