domenica 27 settembre 2009


What is that strange red light? A UFO?
No! It's only the sun going down!

Surreal - See it Sunday.

giovedì 24 settembre 2009


One barrel of wine can work more miracles than a church full of saints.
Italian proverb

Barriques, directly from my wine cellar!

"BOTTLES" - Thursday Challenge.

lunedì 21 settembre 2009


Woe doth the heavier sit,
Where it perceives it is but faintly borne.
For gnarling sorrow hath less power to bite
The man that mocks at it and sets it light.
William Shakespeare

Pain - Macroday.

venerdì 18 settembre 2009


Liberty, when it begins to take root, is a plant of rapid growth.
George Washington

Plants - Photo Friday.

martedì 15 settembre 2009


Life is a procession. The slow of foot finds it too swift and he steps out; and the swift of foot finds it too slow and he too steps out.
Kahlil Gibran

Moody Monday - Slow.

domenica 13 settembre 2009

Writing instruments

It's true that, the pen in the hand of an excellent writer is a more powerful and terrible, and longer-term effect weapon, than every scepter or sword in the hand of a prince.
Vittorio Alfieri

Writing instruments - Macroday.

venerdì 11 settembre 2009


Being an artist means ceasing to take seriously that very serious person we are when we are not an artist.
Josè Ortega

Artistic - Lensday.
Crafts - Thursday Challenge.

martedì 8 settembre 2009


This photo was made 10 years ago, with the old rollfilm camera of my brother.

giovedì 3 settembre 2009


We spent the best part of life before saying «It's too soon», then saying «It's too late».
Gustave Flaubert

Alpi al tramonto - Alps at sunset.