Sometimes a photographer must be a tourist in his own town
Another image of the smooth and desaturated palette series. Rio de Janeiro is a very curious city, looking at the sea, especially on a day like today, rainy and without anyone on the beach, it is possible to convey the idea that this is a beautiful and peaceful city. As everybody knows that is not true, unfortunately. There is a song here whose translation says:
it is very easy to talk about such beautiful things, facing the sea but with your back to the favela.
In order to give a dramatic picture, sometimes it is easier to highlight the sky; specially on a day with clouds like this, when photos take on this most dramatic aspect. Perhaps I have given too much importance to the sky in this case, for it fills two-thirds of the picture, but what was below the hills did not interest me either. Sometimes it’s hard to find the perfect frame.
I am in a huge expectation to back to Patagonia in few months. Expect
I really love landscape photography. I would like to go more often to the montains. Glow