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Discussion in 'Street, Documentary, and Portrait' started by Alf, Dec 4, 2011.

  1. Alf

    Alf Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Mar 23, 2010
    Northeastern Tuscany
    It's almost winter after all, so we leave the sunny 20°C of midday Tuscany and head to the warmest place in the Alps, where my brother found his place in the sun, many moons ago.

    It's known for its sunny climate, a tiny but tasteful olive oil production, but its utmost claim to fame comes from the beautiful people, since the times of the A-H empire.

    And it's true! Meet Giuditta and Daphne.
    Giuditta e Daphne di alfrjw, su Flickr

    Plenty of food, a walk in the rain, and colour. Plenty of.
    in rain di alfrjw, su Flickr

    This morning, a little sun. Let's head South to the tiniest shore available:
    morning di alfrjw, su Flickr

    There, a queen of the waters waits for duty.
    Riva di alfrjw, su Flickr

    Up there, the empire's plan B - just in case, as the border was a few km south. Eventually it didn't work.
    EPL10169.jpg di alfrjw, su Flickr

    And then, a few hours in the rain going home.

    All E-PL1 with Lumix 20/1.7, snapseed edit (last one LR edit)
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  2. Armanius

    Armanius Mu-43 All-Pro

    Feb 23, 2010
    Alf, great photos. Every time I see your photos, I want to move to Tuscany!
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  3. Livnius

    Livnius Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Jul 7, 2011
    Melbourne. Australia
    Very nice Alf.
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  4. Alf

    Alf Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Mar 23, 2010
    Northeastern Tuscany
    Just to be correct, should you decide to act, the pics above are about 300km north of Tuscany, on the northen shore of Garda Lake
    <iframe width="425" height="350" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" marginheight="0" marginwidth="0" src="http://maps.google.it/maps?f=q&amp;source=s_q&amp;hl=it&amp;geocode=&amp;q=Riva+del+Garda+TN&amp;aq=1&amp;sll=41.442726,12.392578&amp;sspn=26.258369,39.506836&amp;vpsrc=6&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;hq=&amp;hnear=Riva+del+Garda+Provincia+autonoma+di+Trento,+Trentino-Alto+Adige&amp;ll=45.888062,10.844509&amp;spn=0.002984,0.004823&amp;t=h&amp;z=14&amp;output=embed"></iframe><br /><small><a href="http://maps.google.it/maps?f=q&amp;source=embed&amp;hl=it&amp;geocode=&amp;q=Riva+del+Garda+TN&amp;aq=1&amp;sll=41.442726,12.392578&amp;sspn=26.258369,39.506836&amp;vpsrc=6&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;hq=&amp;hnear=Riva+del+Garda+Provincia+autonoma+di+Trento,+Trentino-Alto+Adige&amp;ll=45.888062,10.844509&amp;spn=0.002984,0.004823&amp;t=h&amp;z=14" style="color:#0000FF;text-align:left">Visualizzazione ingrandita della mappa</a></small>
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  5. ~tc~

    ~tc~ Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Oct 22, 2010
    Houston, TX
    Then don't go to visit, I can assure you it will be hard to come back, it always is for me!
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  6. peterbee

    peterbee Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Nov 2, 2011
    Huddersfield, UK
    Peter Bartlett
    I thought this set of images looked like they were made at Riva at the north end of Lake Garda!

    Great set, which brought back memories of a holiday a couple of years ago when we were based at Malcesine. Thanks for sharing them with us.
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  7. Hyubie

    Hyubie Unique like everyone else

    Oct 15, 2010
    I want to be a Transformer and transform into your E-PL1 so I can see these great great places. :smile:

    Delicious colors.
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  8. WT21

    WT21 Mu-43 Legend Subscribing Member

    Feb 19, 2010
    Can I come over for dinner? Your pictures make me very jealous! Thank you so much for sharing.
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  9. WT21

    WT21 Mu-43 Legend Subscribing Member

    Feb 19, 2010
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  10. Alf

    Alf Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Mar 23, 2010
    Northeastern Tuscany
    Tuesday evening we have some friends home for onion soup from the oven - with something before and after and a little wine. Can you manage for 2130Z?
  11. Biro

    Biro Mu-43 All-Pro

    May 8, 2011
    Jersey Shore
    Sorry, Alf... WT21 will be at George Clooney's house on Lake Como at that time! :biggrin:
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  12. I still reckon that Alf has unlocked some secret art filters on his E-PL1 and he's been holding out on us all this time.
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