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Tuscany landscapes

Tuscany in Italy is well known for its lovely landscape and sceneries (not only chianti). Here are some taken in the province of Siena in June this year.

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Circus Maximus, Rome (pano #26)

(I have promised not to post more panoramas, but now I have to. :)) In my last blog I made mistake, which I like to correct. When posting photographs, I like to add a link, some background information or a … Continue reading

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Fish River Canyon, Namibia (pano #25)

Inspired by Fabulous 50′ travel blog I show still one more panorama. This was taken in Namibia, showing the grandiosity of Fish River Canyon, the second largest canyon in the world after Grand Canyon in US. I wish I could post a … Continue reading

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From day to night, from grass to snow (pano #22-#24)

I end the set of panoramas with three pictures from the same object. I have taken all of these from the same location in Mäntsälä, Southern Finland. I did not plan to compare them one-to-one, so the angle of the … Continue reading

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Twisted buildings in Prague (pano #18-#21)

Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic is full of magnificent buildings. Here are a few of them, in slightly distorted form. (Click the images to see them in larger format.) Senate of the Parliament of the Czech Republic Loreta (or Loreto) … Continue reading

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The rhythm of roofs in Helsinki (pano #17)

Katajanokka in Helsinki, Finland seen from the roof level during a foggy day offers cubism-like scene and jazzy rhythm. Each of the Art Nouveau style houses have unique style keeping the artisan profession of the roof blacksmiths (or how they are called?) alive. … Continue reading

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Clouds over Cape Town (pano #16)

The location of Cape Town, South Africa in the valley opening to a sea is one of the most beautiful I have seen. I took this picture from the lower Table Mountain cable car station towards north. (Click → larger)

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Main squares of Helsinki and Bogotá (pano #13 & #14)

This is a comparison of two main squares of two very different capitals, Helsinki in Finland and Bogotá in Colombia. The picture from Helsinki is showing the Senate Square early December night after wet snow fall. The building on the … Continue reading

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A small medieval gem – Tallinn, Estonia (pano #7)

First time I visited Tallinn, the capital of Estonia, more that 30 years ago. It was then strongly under Soviet rule, and almost colorless. Today it’s a different world. The Old Town of Tallinn is elegantly renovated and is listed as … Continue reading

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The oath day (pano #6)

Not a panoramic landscape or cityscape, maybe a headscape … I took this picture during the day when the young recruits of the Finnish army gave the oath to serve the country honestly and to the best of his or … Continue reading

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