Last night I dreamed that I was in Sicily. The dream was so vivid – the sights, sounds, smells – that I feel like I was in Sicily a few hours ago…

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Tractor Parking | Caltagirone | Sicily | Italy

I haven’t done a Throwback Thursday post in a long while so I started looking back at photos from 2010 and found these.  I don’t think I’ve ever shared them (a couple I’d never even processed). The first two were from a weekend I spent in San Francisco, the third is from Caltagirone in Sicily.…

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Villa Patti | Pink Palazzo | Caltagirone | Sicily | Italy | Processed with Lightroom and Topaz Clarity

Important Update: The offer in this post has expired, but you can use coupon code “angandrieux” to get 15% off all Topaz Labs software anytime! Villa Patti | Caltagirone | Sicily I love going through my photos from years past and finding treasures…like this beautiful palazzo (Villa Patti) located on the outskirts of Caltagirone in Sicily. I…

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Cafe in the Piazza | Caltagirone | Sicily | Italy | Selective Color

Its no secret, my favorite color is RED. (Its in caps because its a rather loud color, it doesn’t announce its presence gently.) RED is a prominent color in my household decor, and is often a focal point in my photography. Just a splash of color… I don’t often use the selective colorization technique –…

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Yellow Door | Caltagirone | Sicily | Italy

This photo was captured in April of 2008 in Caltagirone, Sicily using my very first DSLR (a Canon Digital Rebel 300D with a whopping 6.3 megapixels, the first incarnation of the Canon Digital Rebel series) and 18-55 kit lens. I was probably shooting on auto since was just starting to learn what my camera could do,…

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