Thursday, September 18, 2014

Milan Shadows

Not much to say about this; the form of the shadows was what seemed photo-worthy to me in this instance.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

The Modern and the Traditional

This very modern sculpture stands in the piazza in front of this old church.  This was about 2 blocks from our apartment in Milan.

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Street Face Symmetry

The charm of this photo - for me at least - is the near perfect symmetry.  I try to get it perfect in-camera but usually a little straightening up in Photoshop is required.

Monday, September 15, 2014

Grass Roots Marketing

This fellow was rather compelling; I couldn't take my eyes off him as he tried to coerce people into taking a seat in his restaurant.  That's his likeness in the poster on the right side of the photo.  The chest he's leaning on was full of lobsters.

Sunday, September 14, 2014

Milan in Black and White

I converted this photo of a statue within the walls of Castello Sforzesco to black and white using Oloneo Photo Engine.

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Lunch to Go

Nobody likes to be too far from their next bite and the Italians are no different.  This is the sign on a food truck in Milan.

Friday, September 12, 2014

Purple Shutters

We had stopped in the street to consider our route and I was struck by the purple shutters on this otherwise dreary building facade.