Friuli-Venezia Giulia

Palmanova, Piazza Grande. Nikon D810, 16 mm (16.0 mm ƒ/2.8) 1/250 sec ƒ/4.5 ISO 64

Palmanova, Piazza Grande. Nikon D810, 16 mm (16.0 mm ƒ/2.8) 1/250 sec ƒ/4.5 ISO 64

Cristina and I have taken an extension to our summer-vacation for a short visit to Italy’s “Far East”, with a quick border crossing to Slovenia. Continue reading

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Tour of Iceland 1 – The Golden Circle

The average amount of water running over this waterfall is 140 m³/s in the summertime and 80 m³/s in the wintertime. Nikon D810, 24 mm (24.0 mm ƒ/1.4) 1/125 sec ƒ/4 ISO 64

The average amount of water running over this waterfall is 140 m³/s in the summertime and 80 m³/s in the wintertime. Nikon D810, 24 mm (24.0 mm ƒ/1.4) 1/125 sec ƒ/4 ISO 64

The South offers a repertory of almost all the features that you can encounter in Iceland and the Golden Circle displays most of them. So, if you are in Iceland for a weekend only, take the Golden Circle Tour and you’ll have a good taste of the country. Continue reading

Tour of Iceland 5 – Highlands Gravel Roads

Landmannalaugar on Road F225

River crossing entering Landmmannaulaugar. Nikon D750, 220 mm (80-400.0 mm ƒ/4.5-5.6) 1/1250 sec ƒ/8 ISO 800

River crossing entering Landmmannaulaugar. Nikon D750, 220 mm (80-400.0 mm ƒ/4.5-5.6) 1/1250 sec ƒ/8 ISO 800

The trip to Landmannalaugar, a famous destination for its hiking trails, is of moderate difficulty, with just a few river crossings that should be no problem for a 4WD. It runs Norh-East on road 26, just off the Ring Road 1, to road F225 and then a full East, for extimated three hours on each way. Continue reading