Category Archives: mediterranean

Tutorial – Exposure compensation – Frigiliana, Costa del Sol, Spain

I think that these Mediterranean whitewashed villages present great opportunities for photographer. The blue sky compliments the white wall perfectly and the buildings and alleyways form a maze of lines and shapes creating interesting perspectives. I took a couple of … Continue reading

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Mediterranean lamp

I just love these Mediterranean lamps and so I isolated this one using my zoom lens so that it is picked out against the white walls of the surrounding buildings. A simple composition yet it has a minimalist attractiveness about … Continue reading

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Coffee time

Here is another vacation photo just captured on the spur of the moment. Part of the skill of photography is learning to ‘see’ or frame a group of elements out of a wider panoramic view. I thought that this had … Continue reading

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Valetta Harbour, Malta

Valetta Harbour, Malta, originally uploaded by foto-art. Late afternoon shot of Valetta from the harbour. I love this shot. It was an opportunistic one taken while on a boat trip around the harbour, but for me, it has just come … Continue reading

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Valetta boat

Valetta boat, originally uploaded by foto-art. Opportunistic shot of this man on his boat in Valetta harbour, Malta. The unbrella on the boat gives this shot that little extra bit of character.

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Malta hotel sunbeds

Malta hotel sunbeds, originally uploaded by foto-art. Early morning shot of hotel sunbeds. It was the symmetry and colour that caught my eye here on an early morning walk around the hotel grounds. Notice again that the focal point, the … Continue reading

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malta boat sunrise

malta boat sunset, originally uploaded by foto-art. Early morning boat ride. A contre-jour or into the light image. The automatic exposure based on the camera light meter reading was used for this shot. Care has to be taken that points … Continue reading

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