John Sheldon's photos


Florence rooftops with Duomo

Image produced from DNG using split toning controls in Adobe Lightroom. The Duomo in Florence, also known as Florence Cathedral, is very difficult to photograph from street level. The streets are narrow and usually full of people, shoppers and tourists. This picture was taken from a small café terrace which in addition to serving good food and drinks allows this splendid view to the cathedral over the rooftops of Florence. The cathedral named in honour of Santa Maria del Fiore is a vast Gothic structure b…

Horse drawn carriage in Florence, Italy


Il Porcellino in Florence

Il Porcellino, the pig (really a wild boar) is in Piazza del Mercato Nuovo, Florence. Rubbimg its nose is believed to bring good luck.

Sculpture at the Baptistry of San Giovanni in Florence

This building is totally clad in slabs of white Carrara and green Prato marble.

A street corner in Gavinana, Tuscany

Gavinana is a small town of winding streets that nestles in the hills and mountains of the Pistoia region of Tuscany.

Three Tuscan Trees

At 820 metres above sea-level, Gavinana is a small town of winding streets that nestles in the forests of chestnut and fir trees that line the hills and mountains of the Pistoia region of Tuscany.

Statue in Chiesa di San Marcello al Corso

An alcove statue in a Church in San Marcello, Tuscany.

Early morning Tuscan scene

The landscape west of Gavinana, Tuscany, Italy. Early morning light. At 820 metres above sea-level, Gavinana is a small town of winding streets that nestles in the forests of chestnut and fir trees that line the hills and mountains of the Pistoia region of Tuscany.

Alberto's house in Gavinana, Tuscany

Alberto's house in Gavinana, Tuscany.
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