Summer 2008 : Provence,Cote d’Azur, Alpes et Al

Summer 2008 : Provence,Cote d’Azur, Alpes et Al

Aug 26

ShareI’m back.. Not from vacations but back to posting. I’ve a lot of things I wanted to post about, mostly about ActionScript development. But now it turn to share some photos of some beautiful places I was fortunate to go recently and maybe encourage you to go there! In early August, me and Liliana, made a great roadtrip on the south of France. Here is the grand tour and the...

HDR photos: What’s the difference?

HDR photos: What’s the difference?

May 05

ShareHDR or High Dynamic Range photos look great! But, is this any significant? Yes! For those who don’t know much about HDR photos: they are photos that have a bigger range, so they can capture from dark, shadow areas till bright, sunny areas. With nowadays cameras, we already have a nice range, but HDR provide a much bigger range. Photos will appear much real and more natural, enabling us...

Japan | Miyajima

Japan | Miyajima

Apr 23

ShareFirst of all, just a note about these post about japan. This is only the second one of possible 12 of them (each with a city or region). Many, on top of this I’ll post some video clips (as I got about 4 hours of full HD -1080- recorded ) with music. So, just as a reminder, if you are interested in these post from Japan, subscribe the RSS. Ok.. Miyajima!.. great place. Really...

Japan | Hiroshima

Japan | Hiroshima

Apr 17

ShareAfter an extended weekend in Izu Peninsula, me and João headed to Hiroshima. We got there in about 5 hours using the Shikansen (bullet train). I’ve grow to be a fan of this kind of transportation. Hiroshima is most know for the WWII and the Atomic Bombing. That not a good reason for a city to be known but as a consequence peace is a repeated and consistent concept. The city itself...

Malta: Summer in October

Malta: Summer in October

Feb 27

ShareLast summer.. err.. last October I did a trip to the archipelago of Malta. Even though here in Portugal the weather is really great (it’s very sunny day today with about 21 degrees ), last summer I only had a few days to take advantage of the summer and almost didn’t went to the beach… and I need it!  So, Malta was a great place to visit. It was a great weather and other...

Marrakech on pause

Marrakech on pause

Jan 20

ShareThis is my first post regarding photography. The reason that I even have the category is basically because I enjoy taking pictures. Not very good at it, but I do like it and whenever I’m planning to take a trip, a vacation or just a going for the weekend I always rely on sites like Picasa, Flickr, google earth’s Panoramio (also virtual tourist or tripadvisor) to see where I...