Category Archives: Photography & Challenges

A snapshot of time at Tonara

A snapshot in time from Tonara, Sardinia, Italy. A place so magical that you feel as though you’ve stepped back a few centuries. Tonara was one of the most geographically stunning areas I’ve visited in Sardinia. Have you been?

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Inside Sardinia – Feelings of Nostalgia

When nostalgia gets the better of me, I turn to her … Sardinia!

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Weekly Photo Challenge: A Sardinian Perspective

Meet Floppy and his Ass. A wonderful perspective into the lives of two beastly friends. This is my response to the Weekly Photo Challenge: Perspective.

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Abandoned in Sardinia

“Art is never finished, only abandoned.” Leonardo da Vinci “Basic human contact – the meeting of eyes, the exchanging of words – is to the psyche what oxygen is to the brain. If you’re feeling abandoned by the world, interact … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Threes never a crowd in Sardinia

It was an overcast and cold February afternoon when I looked out my living-room window. The panorama leaves me breathless, always wanting more. The sheep gracefully grazed their afternoon snack while wild boars were secretly and quietly coming out of … Continue reading

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Good morning moon over the Bay of Asinara

This morning was the first time I watched the full moon set and the sunrise, it was a spectacular, romantic treasure. This is my response to the Weekly Photo Challenge: Treasure and the Weekly Travel Theme: Romance. Have you ever … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Selfie

Nothing makes me nostalgic for Canada than receiving super, duper mittens in the mail. I’ll be rooting for my home and native land with these new mittens, and putting my hands up in the air while, watching Canada kick butt … Continue reading

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Winter in Sardinia looks like this

Earlier this morning the skies were that beautiful summertime blue then this ugly storm blew in, and we were treated to rain, wind, hail and … … FOG Greetings from paradise where sometimes the sky turns grey. I said sometimes.

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Polar Vortex hits Northern Sardinia

Winter in Sardinia is the polar opposite of its summertime climate. Thick fog, whipping winds and relentless rain make it impossible to see the light of day, for days and days. This is winter in Sardinia my friends. Who’s dreaming … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Object

Finally there’s a challenge where I can show off this stunning hand-crafted object that I found in Tonara, Sardinia. This is my response to the weekly photo challenge: object. What is the best way to photograph an object? All advice … Continue reading

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