It isn’t a common fact to snow in my hometown Thessaloniki, Greece. Today there was a “heavy” snowfall so I got my camera and went out to take some photos! Here you can see Zongolopoulos’ umbrellas, a landmark of the city. And my umbrella to accompany them!
This is Koziakas mountain located at the area of Trikala, Greece. I was at Elati village for Christmas holidays and decided to go for a walk to check out the Pertouli ski center in order to visit it the next day if the snow was enough. I reached there at sunset and when I got […]
The Servia’s high bridge is one of the longest bridges in Greece with a length of 1372 meters. It is located in Neraida, close to the city of Kozani. It crosses the artificial lake of Polyfytos. I was at the area looking for some lavender fields to photograph however I was a couple of weeks […]
This is a night photo of my hometown, the city of Thessaloniki in Greece. If you know where to look you can see Thessaloniki’s Concert Hall buildings A and B (the two big buildings at the right), Makedonia Palace Hotel (the purple building at the center), the White Tower a little more to the left […]
This is Thasos island in Greece as seen from the city of Kavala. I just happened to be at Kavala city for a wedding when the full moon painted with golden light the blue sea. I picked up my camera and got out to take this shot! Thasos island has some wonderful beaches and an […]
One thing I like doing very much in big churches is to go at the center and shoot up! This is the ceiling of Sant’Ignazio church (Church of St. Ignatius of Loyola at Campus Martius) in Rome, Italy. The church is dedicated to Ignatius of Loyola, the founder of the Society of Jesus. Built in Baroque […]
Here is a pretty awesome labyrinth in the gardens of Versailles (Jardins du château de Versailles) which occupy part of what was once the Domaine royal de Versailles, the royal demesne of the château of Versailles. This hedge maze was built between 1672 and 1677. The place is full of fountains and water jets spurting from […]
I’ve been seeing those trees for many years now while driving to Chalkidiki, Greece, but I had never stopped by to take a picture, till now! I really liked the green grass and the silhouettes of the trees against the colorful sky and couldn’t resist to stop and take a photo!
Last August I was in Chalkidiki, Greece during the Perseids meteor shower. I spend half an hour shooting the night sky and although I saw 5 or 6 shooting stars only one entered the frame of my camera. In this photo you can see a falling Perseid along with the galactic center and planet Mars. […]
Ten times a year the travel journalists of Swiss International Air Lines publish a city portrait. Each issue ends with some preview photos of the city of the next issue. Thousands of copies of Swiss Magazine are available in Swiss Air’s flights and lounges all over the world. In February’s 2018 issue photos of Thessaloniki in […]