ITALY

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Italy is one of my favourite countries to visit.   From the lush fields of Tuscany with it's lovely medieval villages set amongst rolling hills that are wreathed in thick dawn mist to the stunning peaks of the Dolomite mountains, the landscape here is as beautiful as it is varied.  I've visited Italy multiple times, and aside from the wonderful scenery it's just such a fantastic place to spend time with amazing food, beautiful cities and incredibly friendly people. 

In 2018 I'll be running two workshops here and I'm really looking forward to returning and guiding people around some of my favourite places to photograph in this wonderful country.

2018 Landscape Photography Workshops in Italy

My Italy travel blogs here


THE DOLOMITES


Cadini di Misurina

The jagged peaks of the Cadini group of peaks at sunset, seen from Tre Cime di Laveredo

Lago Federa

Sunrise at Lago Federa on the Croda di Lago hike in the Italian Dolomites

 

Croda da Lago Sunrise

A few moments before the sun came over the peaks on the Croda da Lago trail in the Dolomites.

Sassolungo

The jagged peaks of the Sassolungo wrapped in late afternoon cloud, seen from the top of Seceda in the Italian Dolomites

Tre Cime Sunrise

The sun's first rays paint the peaks of Tre Cime di Lavaredo reflected in the still waters of Lago Antorno in the Dolomite mountains.

 

Tre Cime

Night falls at Tre Cime di Lavaredo in the Italian Dolomites.

Federa Mist

The beautiful tree lined Lago Federa in dawn mist on the Croda di Lago trek.

Civetta

The sun's last light on the peak of Mount Civetta in the Dolomite mountains, Italy

Dolomite Peaks

The incredible range of peaks to the north of Tre Cime di Lavaredo lit by late evening light.


TUSCANY


Belvedere

It’s hard to get bored of the wonderful views in Tuscany’s Val d’Orcia in the morning, even one as iconic as Belvedere farmhouse.

  Val d'Orcia   The first light of day lights up the rolling hills of the Val d'Orcia in Tuscany, Italy

Val d'Orcia

The first light of day lights up the rolling hills of the Val d'Orcia in Tuscany, Italy

Two

The rolling hills of Val d'Orcia in mist at dawn

Cypress II

A burst of brilliant storm light just before sunset in the fields near San Quirico d'Orcia

Crete Senesi

Sunset in Crete Senesi. The barren hills and winding tree lined roads here have a very different feel to the more lush and familiar Val d'Orcia a little to the south

Vitaleta

The picturesque Capella di Vitaleta at dawn

 

Capella di Vitaleta

I first photographed this chapel in Tuscany on a misty morning 8 years ago and each time I return here it amazes me to see how little the whole area has changed.

Baccaleno

A winding, cypress lined road across rolling hills to a stone farmhouse. It can only be Tuscany.
This image was taken in Crete Senesi, south of Siena.

Tuscan Light

These cypress trees near San Quirico d'Orcia must be among the most photographed trees in the world.  It's still impossible to ignore them though, there's just something so appealing about their location, standing isolated in the rolling hills of Tuscany.

Cappella

The iconic Cappella della Madonna di Vitaleta standing atop one of the Val d'Orcia's hills in the last light of day beneath a stormy sky

Venice Sunset

The classic view from St Mark's square in Venice, looking across to the Chiesa di San Maggiore at sunset.

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