Thursday, 8 October 2015

Rose Garden Rainy Day
Vienna in Autumn

Autumn Rains
falling from leaden sky

A lunch hour walk
in the rose garden

Wet benches cautioning
to keep on walking

Luminous roses whispering
don't stop dreaming

Photographed 8 October 2015
Images and Text © by Merisi

Wednesday, 7 October 2015

Into the Golden Hour
Early Autumn in Vienna

Café Mozart
View from the Albertina Bastion

Under the Linden Trees
Albertina Bastion towards Burggarten

Café Palmenhaus

Four Minutes of the late Afternoon of 5 Ocotber 2015
Images and Text © by Merisi
Albertina Palace and Museum

Tuesday, 6 October 2015

Sachertorte with Schlag, anyone?
Viennese Pastries

Are you being served?
Sacher's outdoor terrace
on a fine October afternoon

Photographed 5 October 2015
Image © by Merisi
D300s, 50 mm
-> Sachertorte @ Wikipedia:
"Sachertorte (German pronunciation: [ˈzaxɐˌtɔʁtə] ( listen)) is a specific type of chocolate cake, or torte, invented by Austrian Franz Sacher in 1832 for Prince Wenzel von Metternich in Vienna, Austria. It is one of the most famous Viennese culinary specialties."

A Golden October Afternoon
Vienna in Autumn

A daughter of the year,
reposing, after dance?

Photographed in the late afternoon
of 5 October 2015 at the Emperor's Palm House
Burggarten, Burgring
© by Merisi

Monday, 5 October 2015

Photomania at the Colosseum
In Search of the Right Exposure

Looking Up
Capturing the Colosseum

Photographed with my mobile camera
30 Settember 2015
© by Merisi
-> photomania (fō″tō-mā′nē-ă) [″ + mania, madness]
1. A psychosis produced by prolonged exposure to intense light.
2. A psychotic desire for light.
Medical Dictionary, © 2009 Farlex and Partners

Sunday, 4 October 2015

The Colours of Rome
Viennese Escapes

Golden Hour
Altare della Patria
Piazza Venezia

Looking Up
Walking towards the Aldo Moro Memorial
Via Michelangelo Caetani

Photographed 29 Septembre 2015
Images and Text © by Merisi
-> Altare della Patria
-> Aldo Moro
-> Mersad's Through My Lens
-> NC Sue's Wordless Wednesday

Friday, 2 October 2015

Nel Blu Dipinto di Blu
In the Blue Painted Blue

Nel blu dipinto di blu, felice di stare lassù
In the blue painted blue, happy to be up there
"Volare" by Domenico Modugno

Photographed 1 October 2015 with my mobile phone
at the approach to Vienna International Airport
Image © by Merisi
-> Domenico Modugno, "Volare"
-> Skies from the World over @ Sky Watch Friday