Bologna is the largest city and capital of Emilia-Romagna Region in Northern Italy. It is the seventh most populous city in Italy, located in the heart of a metropolitan area officially recognized by the Italian government as a città metropolitana of about one million.
The city, the first settlements of which date back to at least 1000 BC, has always been an important urban centre, first under the Etruscans (Velzna/Felsina) and the Celts (Bona), then under the Romans (Bononia), then again in the Middle Ages, as a free municipality. For one century it was the fifth largest European city based on population.
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daddo (27926) 2014-01-11 0:16
Hi Stephen. On the left we got the locals, on the right tourist/s. Love the rich palette of colours and the expressions. Nice composition- lots of interest and great depth. Regards. Klaudio.
SnapRJW (31629) 2014-01-11 0:34
Hello Stephen - A rich composition packed with interesting detail and brought to life by the presence of people. You have captured a fine DL shot with sumptuous colours, good light management and plenty to occupy the eye. Probably one of your most atmospheric shots from Bologna, you certainly convey the feel of this narrow alley. Have a fine weekend. Rosemary
jurek1951 (42198) 2014-01-11 0:37
a beautiful street atmosphere with attractive composition and splendid architectural details, superb shot,
trevormoffiet (3112) 2014-01-11 0:56
Another fine, colourful and detailed street scene showing daily life. There is a lot of detail for one to explore and consider in this image.
carlo62 (54986) 2014-01-11 0:57
bello scatto, la strada nel suo pieno movimento, con molte attività .
Splendidi i particolari, come l'arco e il cancello, ma anche la fila di travi in legno con i montanti a fare da sostegno.
Mi sembra solo un troppo satura, ma sono gusti miei.
ourania (51079) 2014-01-11 1:44
I like very much the depth and well moderated dynamism of this composition. The perspectives are very attractive for the way they draw us into this picturesque alley and for the marvellous details they carry all over. The background is rich and absolutely comprehensive and attractive too. Lighting and colours are warm and pleasing, the daily life activity is interesting as well. Congratulations and thank you!
All the best, have a lovely weekend,
Subhogen (4067) 2014-01-11 1:49
A fantastic DL shot with so much to view and admire. Bright and warm colors on the walls lighten up scene nicely. Great perspective achieved by the alley and the row of buildings. Very eye-catching composition indeed.
Thanks for sharing.
subhendu_bagchi (26089) 2014-01-11 2:07
here is another great daily life shot from you. Good to see. Pleasant colour tone in this frame with balanced light. Superb composition. Tfs.
ikeharel (78317) 2014-01-11 2:32
Well managed the light condition in this alley, typical Irtalian, Stephen.
Warm colors and good DOF, street-life shown superbly and its architecture's above.
People gave much vibrant ambiance to the lovely place.
Enjoy a nice weekend,
Nicou (151064) 2014-01-11 3:16
fantastique vue e tiamge quelle rue étroite et ces façades colorées sueprbe et ces personnage dans la rue quelle iamge et tonalité superbe.
Bravo et amitié
npecanhuk (78549) 2014-01-11 3:24
Very beautiful and attractive street photograph with lots of details to be seen and enjoyed!
Sharpness, exposure, colors, large vertical format, chosen pov and composition are all excellent and truly pleased me!
TFS - congrats,
Enjoy your week-end,
timecapturer (49288) 2014-01-11 4:28
wonderfully avant garde street shot this. A shot full of the bustle and character of this typically Italian City. Love all the detailing and laid back atmosphere here too.
Have a great weekend - B.
tenretin (2657) 2014-01-11 5:13
Bravo for this beautiful picture full of life and color, you seized the decisive moment. The composition is nice and Through the atmosphere too.
robmal (2247) 2014-01-11 5:17
This is a geat daily life picture with wrm colours and nice composition, well done.
Sergiom (88317) 2014-01-11 5:40
Tu as su saisir l'essence de la vie quotidienne à Parme. Les beaux produits, les belles couleurs, l'agitation des gens. Ici, j'aime le cadrage vertical qui donne de la profondeur à l'ensemble.
cornejo (46782) 2014-01-11 5:56
Salut Stephen grande photo de cette scène intéressante de la vie quotidienne, très bien capturée dans cette belle image. Bon cadre, une bonne netteté, la profondeur, la lumière et la couleur. Très bon et beau travail bien fait, félicitations mon ami, merci pour le partage.
Bonjour et bon dimanche.
Meilleures salutations de sud de l'Espagne.
Fis2 (106408) 2014-01-11 6:22
I like vertical frame and curious colors.
Beautiful architecture.Good afternoon
Kielia (24077) 2014-01-11 8:12
a very beautiful daily life shot. The perspective is excellent. There are so many fascinating details visible. My compliments!
Romano46 (18472) 2014-01-11 10:04
un momento di vita a Bologna.
Un angolo che riprende un angolo sconosciuto della città, ben diverso dai portici che dominano la gran parte dei percorsi cittadini e forse per questo molto inbteressante.
Un momento di vita quotidiana che trasforma la granbde città in un piccolo angolo di provincia.
Molto belli i colori ed eccellente la nitidezza.
Ciao e buon fine settimana
dta (82386) 2014-01-11 11:54
Hello Stephen ,
Une rue animée , colorée , à l'architecture intéressante .
Très jolie scène .
williewhistler (16492) 2014-01-11 13:34
this is such an attractive street scene with a lovely variety of people all busily going about their business.
The warm summer colours are delightful with a very pleasant aura about the whole scene.
Definitely the place to be,very nicely done.
Graal (103038) 2014-01-11 23:50
interesting presentation of street in Bologna. Amazing narrow street and old architecture. Good vertical composition and saturated colors. Nice details.
Have a nice day.
emka (106772) 2014-01-12 2:10
Hi, Charming corner from Bologna. Nice street scene and delightful colours. Specially this tomato red, like Bolognese sauce. Lovely view, wonderfully composed. Thanks for sharing
have a nice Sunday. Rainy band cloudy in Warsaw :(
sandpiper (6788) 2014-01-12 3:24
Great shot of this busy lane, lots of nice colour and plenty of detail to admire. Great composition
amaryllis (37039) 2014-01-12 9:04
Une superbe photo et cadrage de cette rue et de voir la vie quotidienne, les commerces, une animation comme dans toutes ces ruelles
Cricri (125878) 2014-01-13 5:52
Cette une très belle image, pour son architecture, ces couleurs et l'animation qui y règne , très jolie
delpeoples (59774) 2014-01-14 20:54
This daily life scene typifies Italian lifestyle and is the reason we all go to this amazing country. There is just so much elegance and old world charm. The colours are beautiful, as is the architecture. You did well leaving no stay in at all, using the tight crop to balance the light so well. A luminous photo that makes me nostalgic for il Bel Paese.
Thanks for sharing
serp2000 (45858) 2014-01-18 6:54
Your photo from Bologna reminds me my walks in Verona. I like this vertical composition, fine details of architecture, very nice vivid colors of the street.
Sorry, no points today.
rigoletto (34279) 2014-01-20 7:05
hi stephen. one of those typical, old, colorful and narrow streets of italy: i love them. you were not very lucky in terms of light, but brightening and applying a warm white balance compansates the lack of sunlight in there. very eye catching with vivid colors and lots of fine details to observe.
RhodieIke (11744) 2014-01-20 21:09
I do like your street scene, this one in Italy is super, so much to view and take in. great Pov, love the colours and the light creates a great atmosphere.
Tfs, and have a good Tuesday.
aliabazari (16278) 2014-11-14 6:03
Hi dear Stephen
This shot is very nice and interesting people everyday. I love it. Clarity and lighting was excellent. Very good composition with the old lady in the background. Thanks for sharing
- Copyright: Stephen Nunney (snunney) (106533)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2013-09-00
- Categories: Daily Life
- Camera: Canon EOS 1100D, Canon 18-55mm EF-S f/3.5-5.6 IS
- Exposure: f/8, 1/80 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2014-01-11 0:08