Firewing Photography

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Man places rental umbrellas on the beach, Hollywood, Florida, January 2016

Umbrella Man

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A woman’s bright hair gleams orange in the sun, matching her partner’s sweatshirt, Hollywood, Florida, January 2016

Dolphin Colored Hair

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“Shaded,” Fort Lauderdale, Florida, January 2016 Because I’m sick of my Italy shots, I’ll be posting from Florida for a while.🙂

Shaded

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A shaft of light illuminates a 1Euro souvenir shop, Roma, Italy, September 2016 Here’s the same scene in black and white. Can you tell I’m not a fan of b&w?

1,00 euro

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One of the delights of Venice is the Doge’s Palace in St. Mark’s Square, which until recently, restricted photography of its glories. Below is the first set of (six) shots from inside the palace. In reality, the combination of the muted lighting and age of…

Doge’s Palace Set #1: One Room

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“Cream meets Nirvana at a Crossing,” Roma, Italy, September 2016   “Nirvana, the Neo Hippy, and a Man on a Hill,” Italy, September 2016

Cream Meets Nirvana

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In ancient Rome, a thumbs-up symbolized that Roman citizens were unhappy with a gladiator and would condemn him to death. I’m sure this guy meant it in the good way. Piazza Venezia, Roma, Italy, September 2016. For every frown, I get a smile or a…

Thumbs Up

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A man on a motorcycle glares at the photographer during rush hour. The photographer doesn’t care. Piazza, Venezia, Roma, Italy 2016

Do I Know You?

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A woman with more confidence than self-awareness, shows her biscuits, Roma, Italy, September 2016

Buns

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Washington, DC, April 2010

Lost

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“Cool, Young Love,” Union Station, Washington, DC, July 2016. Posted this on my previous blog before, but I decided to rework them slightly and post them here.  

Cool Young Love

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The (almost) twin domes of churches, Santa Maria in Montesanto (1675, left) and Santa Maria dei Miracoli (1681, right, under renovation) as seen from the Piazza del Popolo, Roma, Italy, September 2016. The names of the churches relate both are dedicated to the Holy Mother…

Twin Domes

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A woman waits to cross as a street car passes by, Roma, Italy, September 2016. A great deal of my street compositions consist of my noticing matching colour palettes, especially as people seem to match their environments with surprising frequency.

Composition in Green & Black

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