Quick visit to our neighbors (III)

Last destination Segovia. The distance between Madrid and Segovia is around ninety kilometers. We did two planned stops, "Valle de los Caídos" and "El Escorial" monastery. Two very powerful places that were built to support specific roles (Wikipedia links at the end of the post) . "Valle de los Caídos" was built in memory of …

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Quick visit to our neighbors (II)

First stop, done. Madrid was the second destination. I liked, but not so much as Toledo. It has beautiful museums and churches, lots of people, the food was good and the weather was very hot. Most of the shots were taken at the streets, I´m happy with the results, take a look, hope you like …

Liga MEO Surf, they surf, she learns, I shoot

It has being a long and hard winter. That always limits the chance to get outside and take the streets or other outside places with the intent of create some images. Last weekend was Liga MEO Surf time, a perfect opportunity to watch the best Portuguese surfers in action. As the weather was alright, me and …

She Surfs, I Shoot

Quite often my older one takes Surf lessons, from all the activities she has, this is my favorite. While she's building her relationship with the waves, I have the perfect escuse to take some shoots. As always there are some I will share with you, hope you like them.    

My older one, became a noble woman.

Last weekend  at our parish, we celebrated a traditional fair, which recreate the XVIII century. Every year, in September, people come together and recreate the environment lived at that time, we had jugglers, story tellers, traditional games, and dances, among many other activities. This year, my older one decided to join the royal dance. For …

My country, up North II

Serra da Estrela is the highest mountain of Portugal continental,  mostly visited during winter, due to snow that covers its peaks. It is the only Portuguese mountain that allow people to enjoy some snow related activities. As any mountain, provides great opportunities to people, like me, that loves photography to make some landscape images. As …

My country, up North

The second half of our vacations were up north, near Serra da Estrela in a sweat little village called Travancinha. Although this part of the country is mostly visited during the winter, due to the snow that covers the higher parts of Serra da Estrela, the highest mountain of the Portugal continental, it still offers …