The world at one time was decreed to be flat. To sail into the horizon was certain doom. The Portuguese had different ideas. They refused to be glued to the land. They mastered the Atlantic. Beginning in the 12th century and for about 300 years, Portugal’s affinity for the sea made her a world superpower. Continue reading Adeus Lisboa!
Photography is all about natural light. Mid-day light is the worst. Sunrise and Sunset is the best. Of course that means I will have to accommodate the timetable of the sun, the sun will not accommodate me. Continue reading When did I agree to get up???
No, not that kind of love, although he turns out to be a very nice gentleman.
I read articles by Andy Mumford in Fujilove, a digital magazine. He wrote a compelling article about long exposure photography which is something Terry is interested in learning. Continue reading Pssst…..I’m in love with Andy
I talked Terry into “being a local”. I tell him, “Just think honey how much fun it will be to stay in an apartment, shop in village markets, walk to local cafes and bars and listen to the music of foreign languages. Let’s dive in and let the experience wash over us.” He not excited but he’s willing to go along. Continue reading Uh Oh….Alfama and the Best Laid Plans for Lisbon