Drei Zinnen and Paternkofel, Dolomites, Italy

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The Paternkofel left and the Drei Zinnen on the right are majestic limestone mountains in the Sexten Dolomites, Italy. copyright: charles kenwright/ www.openmind-images.com

The Paternkofel left and the Drei Zinnen on the right are majestic limestone mountains in the Sexten Dolomites, Italy. copyright: charles kenwright/ http://www.openmind-images.com

Last week I drove down to the Sexten Dolomites to have a look at the Drei Zinnen. I stayed up at the Drei Zinnen hut for three nights and wandered around looking for photographs that might be included in my upcoming exhibition. I took this evening panorama looking across towards the north face of the Drei Zinnen as a weather front broke up and moved away.

The Rieserferner Mountain Massif, South Tirol, Italy.

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Rieserferner Charles Kenwright

The Rieserferner Mountain Massif, South Tirol, Italy.
copyright: charles kenwright/ http://www.openmind-images.com

The Tree of Life, Rieserferner Mountains, South Tirol, Italy

Rieserferner Charles Kenwright

The Tree of Life, Rieserferner Mountains, South Tirol, Italy
copyright: charles kenwright/ http://www.openmind-iimages.com

Last Friday I went down to the Rieserferner Mountains in South Tirol, Italy. It´s a wonderful area with some good peaks and beautiful valleys. Early on Saturday morning, the sun was just peeping over a mountain ridge and back lighting this tree.

In Print! “Travel, Modernism and Modernity”

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Burden Charles Kenwright

Travel, Modernism, Modernity written by Dr. Robert Burden
published by Ashgate Publishing House
copyright: charles kenwright/ http://www.openmind-images.com

I´ve just received the pdf proof for the forthcoming book, “Travel, Modernism and Modernity” written by Dr. Robert Burden. I´m very pleased about this because not only did I provided the main cover photograph (a Tuscany Landscape) but also did the picture search for the book´s subjects (Joseph Conrad, E.M. Forster, D.H, Lawrence, Edith Wharton and Henry James) and the photo montage. The book, published by Ashgate Publishing Limited, in the USA, will be appearing soon.

As the light fades – the Fanes-Sennes-Prags National Park, the Dolomites, Italy

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Fanes Charles Kenwright

The Fanes-Sennes-Prags National Park, the Dolomites, Italy
copyright: charles kenwright/ http://www.openmind-images.com

As the light fades, the colour goes and the shapes remain.

A starry night in the Fanes-Sennes-Prags National Park, the Dolomites, Italy

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Fanes Charles Kenwright

A stary night in the Fanes area, the Dolomites, Italy
copyright: charles kenwright/ http://www.openmind-images.com

I´ve just got back from a few days in the Fanes-Sennes-Prags National Park in the Dolomites. The weather was not bad, with blue skies but a freezingly cold and blustery wind. Unfortunately there´s not much snow on the souther side of the Alps which was bad for the ski-mountaineers, but I got along better with my snow-shoes. I took this shot near the Fanes hut the night before last. It was a cold, starry night but the wind made it rather unpleasant to stand around for long – which is the what one has to do with night time photography. The wind game in great gusts which I fortunately could hear coming a way away which meant I could try and get the exposures in before it hit – sometimes without success, one very strong gust blew my camera and tripod over, I just caught it before it hit the snow!

Canal Bridge, Venice, Italy

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Canal Bridge Venice Charles Kenwright

Canal Bridge, Venice, Italy
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Another photograph taken in Venice. I can understand why the place is so loved by both photographers and painters – there is a shot to be had on nearly every corner.