Tag Archives: Cloud

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Crowds and Clouds

Late Autumn is a great time to visit Rome as the crowds are much smaller than they would be during the Summer months. This image was created from the Spanish Steps, with a perspective down Via dei Condotti, an upmarket shopping street in city's centre. The presence of the crowds gives some indication of what…
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Boats on Sanur Beach

Sanur is considered the original upmarket tourist destination on the Indonesian island of Bali, and remains a photographically spectacular place today. The long beach looks over towards Nusa Penida island (which can be seen in the background of this image). I only had a couple of days in Bali on this trip as I was…
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Stormy Forum

After shooting the Roman Forum one dawn, we visited the site, easily spending a good half day exploring the various Roman ruins. Spectacular. It was a brilliant Rome day, with beautiful weather, but some fairly ominous clouds came over the site, providing quite a spectacular sky. I found a composition that I liked with the…
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Vatican Afternoon

Rome, the eternal city, is an amazing place for photography. The thing about the capital city of Italy is that it a beautiful mix of the old and the new. Buildings that are hundreds, even thousands, of years old are still in daily use in a city that is also a modern world capital. There…
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Positano Sunrise

Apart from the lack of crowds, one of the distinctive things about low season in Positano is that the days are quite short. As the late, great photographer, Galen Rowell, once said: "You only get one sunrise and one sunset a day, and you only get so many days on the planet. A good photographer…
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Sanebox – Sanity for your email experience

Like most people who have been around the internet for a while, I get a lot of email. Much of it is spam - and most of this never makes it to my inbox due to spam filters in place. But even after taking out the spam there is still a lot of low priority/importance…
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Backups of iCloud Documents in the Cloud

I had a scary experience over the last couple of days, which I resolved this morning. I'm working on an important project for a client at the moment, and had a bunch of annotated files saved to iCloud's Documents in the Cloud feature from the excellent PDF Pen app, which I use on both the iPad…
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