Does anyone else feel like they can spend five minutes on Instagram and take a mini virtual escape around the world? Maybe it is because I have loaded my feeds with Instagrammers who post the most stunning travel photos...one minute I am transported to Italy, the next I am on an African safari, only ... [Read More]
Award Winning Photos – 2016 Virtuoso Travel Photo Contest
Wow - it is Friday! Where did the week go? Short weeks are almost as good as three day weekends!!! Our travel memories are priceless...and it is even better when we capture them with photography (as evidenced by the overwhelming popularity of Instagram!). Each year Virtuoso invites its travel ... [Read More]
Windows Of The World
Portuguese photographer, Andre Vicente Goncalves, travels the world taking photos of windows (among other things) and the results are striking... Venice Burano Porto Evora, Portugal Lisbon Ericeira, Portugal Are you drawn to taking photos of a particular genre when you ... [Read More]
The Story Behind The Photos….
"American Girl in Italy", 1951 All Photos by Ruth Orkin Courtesy of Ruth Orkin Photo Archive In 1951, Ninalee "Jinx" Craig, (she chose to go by the nickname Jinx because it seemed more exciting) decided to quit her job and hop on a ship bound for Europe. For the next six ... [Read More]